Purely Belter
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Purely Belter
Two boys from troubled homes find that their love for British football gives them a focus in life -- and gets them into deep trouble in this realistic comedy drama. Sewell (Greg McLane) and Gerry (Chris Beattie) are two close friends growing up in an economically-depressed neighborhood in Newcastle-on-Tyne. Sewell has been living with his grandfather (Roy Hudd) since his parents abandoned him years ago, while Gerry, his mother (Charlie Hardwick), and his sister Clare (Tracy Whitwell) drift from flat to flat trying to avoid Gerry's dad (Tim Healy), an abusive thief and alcoholic. Sewell and… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"So bad in so many different ways that a review threatens to become a list."
‑ Ian Waldron-Mantgani, UK Critic
"An engaging, bittersweet ode to family, friends and football."
‑ Andrew Howe, eFilmCritic.com
More reviews for Purely Belter on Rotten Tomatoes