That Sinking Feeling
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That Sinking Feeling
Bill Forsyth displays some of the fey quirkiness that would distinguish his later, better-known directorial efforts in 1979's That Sinking Feeling. The film details the misadventures of four aimless Scottish youths, who impulsively steal a shipment of stainless-steel sinks. Once they've made off with their booty, the boys have quite a time unloading it on prospective buyers. Much of the humor is verbal, which can be a trial for viewers unwilling to decipher the cast's thick Glasgow accents. That Sinking Feeling was released in the U.S. only after the success of Forsyth's 1980s… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A witty, gentle, breezy, low-brow, low-key comedy ... ."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A breezy escape with just the right dash of whimsy."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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