114 mins. 1982 Cinema release U.K / Channel 4
Cast: Gary Oldman, Tim Spall, John Altman & Nick Dunning
Director / Producer: Colin Gregg
Exec.Producer (C4): David Rose
Grand Prize, Taormina Film Festival. Shortlisted for Best Screenplay, Evening Standard Awards
An original script: a group of young RN seamen spend their last 24 hours ashore in Plymouth. Although set in peacetime, the film was inspired by the monument there to those "lost at sea" in war.
"An accomplished, original and important movie"
Derek Malcolm (Guardian)