Ratings

TMDB Rating 7.4
IMDB Rating 7.8
RottenTomatoes Rating 83%

Financials

Revenue: $5,274

Budget: $0

Profit: + $5,274


Movie Details

Tag Line: ... It's no fairy tale

Status: Released

Average Rating: 7

Release Date: Oct 24, 1986

Rating:

Run Time: 1h 21m

Original Language: English

Website: -

Production Countries: United Kingdom

Production Companies: Penguin Books , British Screen Productions , Film Four International , TVC London , Meltdown Productions


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Synopsis

With the help of government-issued pamphlets, an elderly British couple build a shelter and prepare for an impending nuclear attack, unaware that times and the nature of war have changed from their romantic memories of World War II.


Main Cast

Peggy Ashcroft

Peggy Ashcroft

Hilda Bloggs (voice)

Age : 83 | Popularity : 7%

John Mills

John Mills

Jim Bloggs (voice)

Age : 97 | Popularity : 10%

Robin Houston

Robin Houston

Radio Announcer (voice)

Age : 74 | Popularity : 3%

James Russell

James Russell

Actor

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

David Dundas

David Dundas

Actor

Age : 75 | Popularity : 3%

Matt Irving

Matt Irving

Actor

Age : N/A | Popularity : 3%

Bernard Montgomery

Bernard Montgomery

Himself (archive footage)

Age : 88 | Popularity : 3%

Harry S. Truman

Harry S. Truman

Himself (archive footage)

Age : 88 | Popularity : 3%


Crew

Department Role Name
Sound Main Title Theme Composer
David Bowie
David Bowie
Original Music Composer
Roger Waters
Roger Waters
Sound
Ted Swanscott
Ted Swanscott
Dolby Consultant
Tim Partridge
Tim Partridge
Assistant Sound Editor
Anuree De Silva
Anuree De Silva
Sound Effects
Paul Coppock
Paul Coppock
Sound Editor
John Griffith
John Griffith
Camera Camera Operator
Peter Turner
Peter Turner
Colin Bowman
Colin Bowman
Directing Director
Jimmy T. Murakami
Jimmy T. Murakami
Layout
Gary McCarver
Gary McCarver
Art Storyboard Artist
Jimmy T. Murakami
Jimmy T. Murakami
Joan Ashworth
Joan Ashworth
Richard Fawdry
Richard Fawdry
Assistant Art Director
Richard Nye
Richard Nye
Alice Clayton
Alice Clayton
Michael Heywood
Michael Heywood
Art Direction
Errol Bryant
Errol Bryant
Richard Fawdry
Richard Fawdry
Background Designer
Errol Bryant
Errol Bryant
Writing Screenplay
Raymond Briggs
Raymond Briggs
Graphic Novel
Raymond Briggs
Raymond Briggs
Production Producer
John Coates
John Coates
Executive Producer
Iain Harvey
Iain Harvey
Editing Editor
John Cary
John Cary
Taylor Grant
Taylor Grant
Crew Special Effects
Stephen Weston
Stephen Weston
Visual Effects Modeling
Errol Bryant
Errol Bryant
Color Designer
Errol Bryant
Errol Bryant
Animation
Richard Fawdry
Richard Fawdry
Key Animation
Richard Fawdry
Richard Fawdry
Layout Supervisor
Richard Fawdry
Richard Fawdry
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