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5,801 Ratings

This Is England

Directed by Shane Meadows
United Kingdom, 2006
Drama, History, Cult


It’s 1983 and school is out. Over the course of the summer holiday, twelve-year-old Shaun befriends a group of local skinheads, finding exactly what he craves in their mayhem and brotherhood. The older Combo leads the gang down a hate spewing path that culminates in an irreversible act of violence.

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This Is England Directed by Shane Meadows

Awards & Festivals

BFI London Film Festival

2006 | Winner: UK Film Talent Award (Film on the Square)

BAFTA Awards

2008 | Winner: Alexander Korda Award for Best British Film

2008 | Nominee: Best Screenplay - Original

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