R | | Drama, Music
Jimmy loathes his job and parents. He seeks solace with his mod clique, scooter riding and drugs, only to be disappointed.
Cameron Crowe has said that this is his favorite film.
You and Pete getting a bit strong, then?
Steph: Nah, 'course not. He's a laugh, that's all.
Jimmy: Bit flash, though, ain't he?
Steph: I wouldn't be with him otherwise, would I?
When Jimmy boards the train to Brighton, the locomotive shown is a Class 50, number 50 008. This number was applied in 1974, and the class was used exclusively on Paddington services, at the time of filming.
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In the US cable TV version only some of the swearing has been dubbed over, presumably because of confusion caused by the cockney accents.