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.
During preparation for the film, Sally Hawkins stayed in character of Poppy and took her to the streets of London.
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)