Black Pond. Tom Thompson (Chris Langham).

Black Pond

Black Pond

An ordinary British family are accused of murder when a stranger dies at their dinner table. Stars Chris Langham

Genre
Film
Released
2011
Starring
Chris Langham, Simon Amstell, Amanda Hadingue, Colin Hurley, Will Sharpe, Anna O'Grady, Helen Cripps, Bernadette Russell and others
Writers
Tom Kingsley and Will Sharpe
Directors
Tom Kingsley and Will Sharpe
Producers
Sarah Brocklehurst, Tom Kingsley and Will Sharpe

An ordinary family are accused of murder when a stranger dies at their dinner table.

Chris Langham stars as bumbling father Tom Thompson and Simon Amstell makes his film debut as a sinister psychotherapist.

Combining the quietly surreal with the beautifully mundane, this award-winning comedy tells the story of how The Thompsons became known as the 'Family of Killers'.

Production Details

UK certificate
15
Duration
83 minutes
Release date
11 November, 2011
Box office
Approx £8,000
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Thursday 7th August 2014 at 2:20am on Film4

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