PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
Set in 1985, working-class student Brian Jackson (McAvoy) navigates his first year at Bristol University.
The people who really care about you don't mind if you make mistakes. It's what you do next that matters.
ISTR institutions did not enter every year in the original series. They were invited to compete on a rota basis.
During the opening credits the theme music from the BBC program University Challenge (1962), which the title of the film refers to, is played.
£207,345 (UK) (12 November 2006)
$210,128 (USA) (23 March 2007)