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When Saturday Comes

  • Drama
  • Sport
  • 1996
  • Maria Giese
  • 98 mins
  • 15

Summary

Jimmy Muir is a hard-drinking brewery worker in the city of Sheffield, with an arrogant lack of respect for authority. His entire life has been orientated by football and he possesses the potential, but has never had the courage or discipline to make anything of it. Jimmy is spotted by Ken Jackson, whilst playing for his pub team. Ken is the manager of Hallam football club, a local non-league team. After continually playing brilliantly for Hallam, Jimmy gets offered a trial at Sheffield United. The evening before the trial he gets drunk, and wakes up feeling very rough. Consequently he fails to impress the Sheffield United manager. Jimmy then has to consider his future and his choices and if he has the self discipline to succeed!

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Credits

Cast

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Jimmy MuirSean Bean
Annie DohertyEmily Lloyd
Ken JacksonPete Postlethwaite
Russell MuirCraig Kelly
Joe MuirJohn McEnery
Sarah MuirAnn Bell
Mary MuirMelanie Hill
MacChris Walker
RobJohn Higgins
SteveTim Gallagher

Crew

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DirectorMaria Giese
WriterJames Daly
ProducerChristopher Lambert
ProducerMeir Teper
ComposerAnne Dudley
EditorGeorge Akers
Production designerHugo Luczyc-Wyhowski

Details

Released on
1996-03-01
Languages
English
Formats
Colour
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