The sophomore feature from British actor-turned-director Dexter Fletcher (Wild Bill) stars Peter Mullan (Tyrannosaur) and Jane Horrocks (Little Voice) in a vibrant cinematic adaptation of the acclaimed stage musical, inspired by the chart-topping album from Scottish band The Proclaimers.
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Not a bad attempt at a jukebox musical based on The Proclaimers' hits. The songs are belted out with winning amounts of gusto. However, the narrative is annoyingly literal (a character goes to America, presumably just so she can send back a letter). That said, Edinburgh is a bonnie backdrop.