High Hopes. Image shows from L to R: Shirley (Ruth Sheen), Mrs Bender (Edna Doré), Cyril (Phil Davis).

High Hopes

High Hopes

Bleak comedy-drama about London life across the social spectrum. By Mike Leigh

Genre
Film
Released
1988
Starring
Phil Davis, Ruth Sheen, Edna Doré, Philip Jackson, Heather Tobias, Lesley Manville, David Bamber, Jason Watkins and others
Writer
Mike Leigh
Director
Mike Leigh
Producers
Simon Channing Williams and Victor Glynn

Production Details

Release date
1988

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Tuesday 10th January 2017 at 1:10am on Film4

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