"Distant Voices, Still Lives" quotes

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The lives of an English working-class family are told out of order in a free-associative manner. The first part, "Distant Voices", focuses on the father's role in the family. The second part... Read all

Director: Terence Davies
Writer: Terence Davies
Production: N/A
Genre: drama, music
Year: 1988
MetaScore: 85/100
ImdbRating: 7.4
BoxOffice: $693,563
Released: 29 Sep 1988
Awards: 11 wins & 7 nominations

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Mother - Freda Dowie
Eileen - Angela Walsh
Eileen as a Child - Sally Davies
Tony as a Child - Nathan Walsh
Maisie as a Child - Susan Flanagan
Micky - Debi Jones
Jingles - Marie Jelliman
Granny - Anne Dyson
Aunty Nell - Jean Boht
Baptism Priest - Alan Bird
Mr Spaull - Matthew Long
Margie - Frances Dell
Uncle Ted - Carl Chase
Wedding Priest - Roy Ford
Military Policeman - Terry Melia
Military Policeman - John Thomalla
Registrar - John Carr
Soldier - John Michie
Licensee - Ina Clough
Rose's Family - Chris Benson
Rose's Family - Judith Barker
Rose's Family - Tom Williamson
Rose's Family - Lorraine Michaels
'Beyond Our Ken' Character - Kenneth Horne
'Beyond Our Ken' Character - Kenneth Williams