There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
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There's Only One Jimmy Grimble
A boy who dreams of becoming a British soccer star discovers his dreams might not be as far-fetched as they seem in this comedy-drama. Jimmy Grimble (Lewis McKenzie) is a 15-year-old misfit living in Manchester, where nothing seems to go his way. Jimmy is constantly threatened by the school bully, "Gorgeous" Gordon (Bobby Power); he's also not sure what to make of Johnny (Ben Miller), a lost-in-the-ozone biker who is dating Donna (Gina McKee), Jimmy's mom; and he has a crush on one of his classmates, Sara (Samia Ghadie), who seems to like him, but his powers of speech… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 71%

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"Asks us to root for a gawky little moron and surrounds him with phoney caricatures"
‑ Ian Waldron-Mantgani, UK Critic
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