R | | Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
The lives of three friends, from their early school days into young adulthood, when the reality of the world they live in comes knocking.
Mark Romanek found making Keira Knightley look plain almost impossible. He told an interviewer "It was difficult. She was eager and happy to do it because the role called for it. But even at her worst, Keira still looks astonishing".
The breakthrough in medical science came in 1952. Doctors could now cure the previously incurable. By 1967, life expectancy passed 100 years.
In one shot, Rodney's red Volvo Estate has an 'A' registration from 1983-84. In a later shot it has a 'G' registration, meaning it was manufactured in 1989-1990.
The Hailsham School Song can be briefly heard at the very end of the credits.
GOING TO WORK
Written by Tony Meehan
Licensed courtesy of BBC Worldwide
$111,734 (USA) (19 September 2010)
$2,434,652 (USA) (16 December 2010)
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