Mike Bassett: England Manager. Mike Bassett (Ricky Tomlinson). Copyright: Artists Independent Films.

Mike Bassett: England Manager

2001 British comedy film. Stars Ricky Tomlinson.

Mike Bassett: England Manager. Mike Bassett (Ricky Tomlinson). Copyright: Artists Independent Films.

Mike Bassett: England Manager

Mockumentary starring Ricky Tomlinson as hapless England football manager Mike Bassett

Genre
Film
Released
2001
Star
Ricky Tomlinson

The manager of England's national football unexpectedly succumbs to a heart attack, and suddenly the search is on for a replacement. Most people who seem qualified for the position have the good sense to turn it down, and so the responsibility falls to Mike Bassett, a scruffy and loud-mouthed lout whose claim to football fame is leading a previously undistinguished team to a league championship.

Production Details

Tagline
He Knows F.A. About Football; The ever changing face of football has a got new mug...
UK certificate
15
Duration
89 minutes
Release date
Friday 28th September 2001
Premiere
Wednesday 26th September 2001
Production company
Laugh track
None

Broadcast details

Last repeat
Monday 24th May 2010 at 10:00pm on C5

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