Ratings

MetaCritic Rating 69%
TMDB Rating 6.5
IMDB Rating 6.7
RottenTomatoes Rating 90%

Financials

Revenue: $21

Budget: $8

Profit: + $13


Movie Details

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Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Sep 13, 2006

Rating: PG-13

Run Time: 1h 32m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United Kingdom , United States of America

Production Companies: Scion Films , BBC Films , HBO Films , Neal Street Productions , Playtone , Scamp Film and Theatre Ltd.


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Synopsis

In 1985, against the backdrop of Thatcherism, Brian Jackson enrolls in the University of Bristol, a scholarship boy from seaside Essex with a love of knowledge for its own sake and a childhood spent watching University Challenge, a college quiz show. At Bristol he tries out for the Challenge team and falls under the spell of Alice, a lovely blond with an extensive sexual past.


Main Cast

James McAvoy

James McAvoy

Brian Jackson

Age : 40 | Popularity : 37%

Alice Eve

Alice Eve

Alice Harbinson

Age : 38 | Popularity : 31%

Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Hall

Rebecca Epstein

Age : 37 | Popularity : 21%

Catherine Tate

Catherine Tate

Julie Jackson

Age : 51 | Popularity : 12%

Dominic Cooper

Dominic Cooper

Spencer

Age : 41 | Popularity : 21%

Benedict Cumberbatch

Benedict Cumberbatch

Patrick Watts

Age : 43 | Popularity : 42%

James Corden

James Corden

Tone

Age : 41 | Popularity : 10%

Mark Gatiss

Mark Gatiss

Bamber Gascoigne

Age : 53 | Popularity : 20%


Crew

Department Role Name
Directing Director
Tom Vaughan
Tom Vaughan
Script Supervisor
Angela Wharton
Angela Wharton
Writing Novel
David Nicholls
David Nicholls
Screenplay
David Nicholls
David Nicholls
Production Casting
Nina Gold
Nina Gold
Producer
Tom Hanks
Tom Hanks
Camera Director of Photography
Ashley Rowe
Ashley Rowe
Still Photographer
Giles Keyte
Giles Keyte
Sound Original Music Composer
Blake Neely
Blake Neely
Music Supervisor
Deva Anderson
Deva Anderson
Delphine Robertson
Delphine Robertson
Music Editor
Tom Trafalski
Tom Trafalski
Supervising Sound Editor
Cameron Frankley
Cameron Frankley
Kimberly Harris
Kimberly Harris
Art Production Design
Sarah Greenwood
Sarah Greenwood
Set Decoration
Katie Spencer
Katie Spencer
Supervising Art Director
Ian Bailie
Ian Bailie
Art Direction
Nick Gottschalk
Nick Gottschalk
Costume & Make-Up Costume Design
Charlotte Morris
Charlotte Morris
Editing Editor
Heather Persons
Heather Persons
Jon Harris
Jon Harris
Lighting Gaffer
Campbell McIntosh
Campbell McIntosh
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