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Looks and Smiles

Looks and Smiles

Sep. 12, 1981104 Min.
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Synopsis

Thatcherism and the Irish troubles provide the backdrop for this study of Mick, a well-meaning youth in Sheffield, who has, unlike Dickens’ Pip, no expectations. Mick lives with his parents, works on his motorbike, looks for work, and every two weeks gets his check from the dole. There are no jobs. His best mate Alan joins the army to fix tanks and is sent to Belfast to quell Catholics. At a disco, Mick meets Karen, who works at a shoe shop and lives with her recently-separated mom. Karen misses her dad. She offers Mick emotional stability and a route to adulthood; Alan pitches the army. Does Mick have a future?
Original title Looks and Smiles
TMDb Rating 6.8 9 votes

Director

Ken Loach
Director

Cast

Graham Green isMichael 'Mick' Walsh
Michael 'Mick' Walsh
Tony Pitts isAlan Wright
Alan Wright
Phil Askham isMr Walsh
Mr Walsh
Pam Darrell isMrs Walsh
Mrs Walsh
Patti Nicholls isMrs Wright
Mrs Wright
Cilla Mason isMrs Lodge
Mrs Lodge

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