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Nil by Mouth (1997)

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Ray Winstone Ray Winstone
Kathy Burke Kathy Burke
Laila Morse Laila Morse
Edna Doré Edna Doré
Jon Morrison Jon Morrison

Written by
Gary Oldman Gary Oldman


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8 years, 6 months ago at Sep 1 4:53
by Dane Youssef

"Nil By Mouth" is the very first film written and directed by the great Gary Oldman, a seasoned veteran actor who has still yet to give a bad performance. Oldman grew up in the poorest ghetto of South London, where this film takes place.

And while this movie has been rumored and believed to be a semi-autobiography of Oldman's childhoo... read more

A very good movie

7 years, 1 month ago at Feb 1 13:20
Many movie fans are aware of Gary Oldman's talent as actor but only a few of them know that he has actually also directed a movie and a very good one on top of that. If I'm not mistaken, I even saw it when it was released and, back then, I was really impressed. Apparently, it was a very personal project for Oldman as the film was loosely based upon his own life growing up in London and he even spe... read more
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The family of Raymond, his wife Val and her brother Billy live in working-class London district. Also in their family is Val and Billy's mother Janet and grandmother Kath. Billy is a drug addict and Raymond kicks him out of the house, making him live on his own. Raymond is generally a rough and even violent person, and that leads to problems in the life of the family.
Release date: 6 February 1998
UPC: 043396009851
Tags: Dysfunctional Family (3), Mother Son Relationship (2), 1997 (2), Pool (2), Poverty (2), Drama (2), Abuse (2), 1990s (2), Balloon (2), Alcohol (2), Hypodermic Needle (1), Drug Dealer (1), Dead Body (1), Violence (1), South London (1), Mental Illness (1), Dog (1), Junkie (1), Drug Use (1), Despair (1)
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