Meantime (1983)

Colin (Tim Roth, making his screen debut) and his brother Mark (Phil Daniels, who starred in Quadrophenia) are down and out. They live in a squalid flat with their unemployed father, Frank (Jeff Robert), and their put-upon mother, Mavis… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 1, 1983
DVD Release Date: January 26, 1999
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Dennis Schwartz
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A powerful but bleak TV movie kitchen-sink drama.

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Luke Baldock
Doctor Octopus, Commissioner Gordon and The Abomination all join forces in this 80's gem. Displays real people in a real environment trying to get on with… More
Eric Broome
Like so many Mike Leigh productions, "Meantime" is essentially a film about nothing, but it does have several vivid performances and… More
Lesley N
English drama about a workshy family hanging around their council flat and going down the pub and bickering, mostly. Sometimes Mike Leigh's improv dramas… More