R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
The coal mine in a northern English village may be closing, which would also mean the end of the miners' brass band.
A portion of Pete Postlethwaite's speech at the end of the film was sampled by the British group, Chumbawamba, for the beginning of their 1997 hit "Tubthumping."
The truth is, I thought it mattered - I thought that music mattered. But does it bollocks? Not compared to how people matter.
Person With Most Credits - Trevor Jones
£1,674,359 (UK) (15 November 1996)
$2,560,471 (USA) (10 August 1997)