An Awfully Big Adventure (1995)


Liverpool. 1947. Right after World War II, a star struck naive teenage girl joins a shabby theatre troupe in Liverpool. During a winter production of Peter Pan, the play quickly turns into a dark metaphor for youth as she becomes drawn into a web of sexual politics and intrigue and learns about the grown-up world of the theater

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Movie Score: 6.9/10 from 20 votes
Release Date: 1995-07-21
Status: Released
Run time: 113 min / 1:53
Production Studio : Fine Line Features, British Screen Productions, Portman Productions, BBC
Production Country: United Kingdom
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Alan Rickman
as P.L. O'Hara
Hugh Grant
as Meredith Potter
Georgina Cates
as Stella
Alun Armstrong
as Uncle Vernon
Peter Firth
as Bunny
Prunella Scales
as Rose
Rita Tushingham
as Aunt Lily
Alan Cox
as Geoffrey
Edward Petherbridge
as St.Ives
Nicola Pagett
as Dotty Blundell
Carol Drinkwater
as Dawn Allenby
Clive Merrison
as Desmond Fairchild
Gerard McSorley
as George
Ruth McCabe
as Grace Bird
James Frain
as John Harbour
Pat Laffan
as Mr Harcourt
Patti Love
as Mary Deare
Hilary Reynolds
as Babs Osbourne
Tom Hickey
as Freddie Reynalde
Robbie Doolin
as Reporter
Brendan Conroy
as Disley
Johnny Murphy
as One Eye
Peter O'Farrell
as Long John Silver
Agnes Bernelle
as Mrs Ackerly
Larry Murphy
as Inspector
Vicky Curtis
as Ellen
Brian McGrath
as Vicar
Padraig O'Raghallaigh
as GPO Clerk
Nick Grennell
as Actor
Willie Smith
as Empire Stage Manager
Katy O'Donnell
as Young Stella

An Awfully Big Adventure Crew

Production Susie Figgis Casting
Directing Mike Newell Director
Editing Jon Gregory Editor
Sound Sue Baker Sound Editor
Costume & Make-Up Maeve Paterson Costume Supervisor
Editing Derek Holding Dialogue Editor
Sound Richard Hartley Music
Art Mark Geraghty Production Design
Costume & Make-Up Eimer NĂ­ Mhaoldomhnaigh Assistant Costume Designer
Camera Dick Pope Director of Photography
Production Hilary Dwyer Producer
Writing Charles Wood Writer
Costume & Make-Up Joan Bergin Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Ann Buchanan Hair Designer
Production Philip Hinchcliffe Producer
Directing Laerke Sigfred Pedersen Script Supervisor
Writing Beryl Bainbridge Novel
Camera Des Whelan Camera Operator
Sound Peter Maxwell Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Art David Wilson Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Francesca Crowder Hairstylist
Camera Jonathan Hession Still Photographer
Crew John McKenna Armorer
Editing Brian Blamey Dialogue Editor
Lighting Con Dempsey Jr. Gaffer
Visual Effects Maurice Foley Special Effects Supervisor
Camera Tom Collins Still Photographer
Camera Sean Corcoran Camera Operator
Editing Ian Seymour First Assistant Editor