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That Sinking Feeling 1979 15

90 mins Director. Bill Forsyth

Before Gregory's Girl, Bill Forsyth mate this equally hilarious caper about a group of unemployed teenagers who hatch a plan to steal a job lot of stainless steel sinks. Long championed by the likes of Mark Kermode, and unavailable with its original Glaswegian dialogue track since its long-deleted original VHS release, Forsyth's authentic depiction of 1970s Glasgow youth culture makes for an unfairly neglected slice of British cinema and a welcome rediscovery by BFI's Flipside DVD label.

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Directed by

Bill Forsyth

Featuring

Robert Buchanan

Danny Benson

Eddie Burt

Genres

Comedy

Collection

Rebel Rousers Cult Cinema

Certificate

15 Strong language, sexualised nudity, suicide references

Released

1979

Language

English

Production company

Sinking Feeling Film Corporation

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