Orphans. Copyright: Film4.


1999 British comedy film about siblings and grief. Stars Douglas Henshall, Gary Lewis, Stephen McCole, Rosemarie Stevenson, Frank Gallagher and others.

Cast & Crew

Main cast
Douglas Henshall Michael
Gary Lewis Thomas
Stephen McCole John
Rosemarie Stevenson Sheila
Frank Gallagher Tanga
Alex Norton Hanson
Dave Anderson Uncle Ian
Deirdre Davis Alison
Maureen Carr Minnie
Laurie Ventry Henry
Malcolm Shields Duncan
Eric Barlow Mr Bell
Jan Wilson Sandra
Sheila Donald Mrs Finch
Lenny Mullan Julian
June Brogan Mona
Ann Swan Mother of Family
Gilbert Martin Frank
Paul Doonan Lenny
Linda Jane Devlin (as Linda Cuthbert) Evelyn
Joel Strachan Neil
Tam White Alistair
Vanya Eadie Maria
Jane Stewart Margaret Dorothy
Michael Mallon Rab
James Casey Peachy
Alan Gracie James
Jim Twaddale Liam
Frances Carrigan Mrs Bell
Judith A Williams Amanda
Michael Sharpe David
Laura O'Donnell Carole
Lee-Ann McCran Anne Marie
Debbie Welsh Melissa
Lex Keith Self
Hugh Ferris Self
Writing team
Peter Mullan Writer
Production team
Peter Mullan Director
Frances Higson Producer
Paddy Higson Executive Producer
Colin Monie Editor
Campbell Gordon Production Designer
Craig Armstrong Composer

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