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The Ploughman's Lunch

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Released 1983, 'The Ploughman's Lunch' stars Jonathan Pryce, Tim Curry, Rosemary Harris, Frank Finlay The R movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 40 min, and received a score of (out of 100) on Metacritic, which collated reviews from knowledgeable critics.

Curious to know what the movie's about? Here's the plot: "Journalist James Penfield (Jonathan Pryce) starts working on a book about the 1956 Suez Crisis while he also begins pursuing TV reporter Susan Barrington (Charlie Dore). Unable to attract her attention, James follows his friend Jeremy Hancock's (Tim Curry) suggestion that he befriend Susan's mother, Ann (Rosemary Harris), to get closer to her daughter. As James spends more time with Ann, he realizes he has more in common with the mother than the daughter."

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