24 Hour Party People - D 8 COT
MGM/UA (2002)
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117 mins UK / English
DVD  Region 2   18
Steve Coogan Tony Wilson
John Thomson Charles
Nigel Pivaro Actor at Granada
Lennie James Alan Erasmus
Shirley Henderson Lindsay Wilson
Martin Hancock Howard DeVoto
Chris Coghill Bez
Mark Windows Johnny Rotten
Paddy Considine Rob Gretton
John Simm Bernard Sumner
Dave Gorman John
Ralf Little Peter Hook
Andy Serkis Martin Hannett
Danny Cunningham Shaun Ryder
Paul Popplewell Paul Ryder
Michael Winterbottom
Producer Andrew Eaton
Gina Carter
Writer Frank Cottrell Boyce
Cinematography Robby Müller

24 Hour Party People, takes you back to Manchester in 1976 to the astonishing story of Tony Wilson (Steve Coogan) and his evolution from TV personality to becoming one of the forefathers of alternative culture. Alongside Wilson are partners Alan Erasmus (Lennie James), first wife Lindsay Wilson (Shirley Henderson), and a host of other musicians and personalities. The film covers punk rock to the founding of The Hacienda, to the start of historic Factory Records, the film follows Wilson’s pitfalls and triumphs. Highlighting this mix of urban legend, drama and biography are cameos by Manchester fixtures such as Mark E. Smith, Steve Coogan himself and Howard Devoto. This film takes the viewer on the ride of a lifetime spanning more than a decade of popular culture.
Edition Details
Distributor Pathe Distribution
Release Date 19/07/2004
Packaging Keep Case
No. of Disks/Tapes 1
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