R | | Comedy, Drama, Music
A band of rogue DJs that captivated Britain, playing the music that defined a generation and standing up to a government that wanted classical music, and nothing else, on the airwaves.
Although the stuffy, pompous, reactionary Alastair Dormandy appears to be a synthesis of Tory politicians from this era (though it isn't stated which party he belongs to), the 1967 Marine Broadcasting Offences Act outlawing pirate radio was ... ...
Walk this way.
Simon: Don't walk that way!
'Young' Carl: I'm just gonna...
Simon: Walk woodpecker way.
Carl's hair completely changes position (between shots) when he's talking to Quentin in his cabin at the dining table.
There is an additional scene after the credits have ended.
£1,804,773 (UK) (5 April 2009)
$7,994,115 (USA) (1 January 2010)