R | | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A look at a few chapters in the life of Poppy, a cheery, colorful, North London schoolteacher whose optimism tends to exasperate those around her.
Eddie Marsan admittedly had a hard time shaking off his character in this film. Just two days the production wrapped, he began his work on Hancock (2008) opposite Will Smith and arrived on set with a grumpy and irritated mood.
The Road to Reality...
Poppy: Don't wanna be going there!
Poppy cycles South of the river over Blackfriars Bridge but gets off in postcode EC1 (shown on a road sign), which is north of the river. A minute later, when she walks into a shop, she's in SE1 - which is where she should have ended up.
£385,190 (UK) (20 April 2008)
$3,494,485 (USA) (18 January 2009)