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Director:
Writers:
Dave Humphries (screenplay) &
Martin Stellman (screenplay) ...
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Release Date:
2 November 1979 (USA) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Hell On Wheels! See more »
Plot:
Jimmy loathes his job and parents. He seeks solace with his mod clique, scooter riding, and drugs only to be disappointed. Full summary » | Full synopsis »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Phil Daniels ... Jimmy

Leslie Ash ... Steph

Phil Davis ... Chalky (as Philip Davis)

Mark Wingett ... Dave

Sting ... Ace Face

Ray Winstone ... Kevin (as Raymond Winstone)

Garry Cooper ... Peter
Gary Shail ... Spider

Toyah Willcox ... Monkey
Trevor Laird ... Ferdy
Kate Williams ... Mother

Michael Elphick ... Father
Kim Neve ... Yvonne

Benjamin Whitrow ... Mr. Fulford
Daniel Peacock ... Danny

Jeremy Child ... Agency Man

John Phillips ... Magistrate

Timothy Spall ... Projectionist
Olivier Pierre ... Tailor

George Innes ... Cafe Owner

John Bindon ... Harry

P.H. Moriarty ... Barman at Villain's Pub
Hugh Lloyd ... Mr. Cale
Cross Section ... The Band
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

John Altman ... John (uncredited)

Simon Bamford ... Dancer in Brighton Club (uncredited)

Jesse Birdsall ... Aggressive Rocker (uncredited)
John Blundell ... Leader of Rockers (uncredited)
Loren Day ... Girl with Steph (uncredited)
Barbie Denham ... Disco Dancer (uncredited)

Michael Dickins ... Scooter Rider/Mod (uncredited)
Harry Fielder ... Policeman (uncredited)

Julian Firth ... Mod (uncredited)
Fuzz ... Nicky (uncredited)
Simon Gipps-Kent ... Boy at Party (uncredited)
Carol Harrison ... Biker Girl (uncredited)
Gary Holton ... Aggressive Rocker (uncredited)

Tom Ingram ... Rocker in Police Van (uncredited)
Eric Kent ... George (uncredited)

Derek Lyons ... Jimmy's Gang Member (uncredited)
Peter McNamara ... Mod (uncredited)

Glen Murphy ... Fighting Rocker (uncredited)

Chris Parsons ... Door Bouncer (uncredited)

Linda Regan ... Chief Rocker Girl (uncredited)

The Who ... Themselves. (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Franc Roddam 
 
Writing credits
Dave Humphries (screenplay) &
Martin Stellman (screenplay) &
Franc Roddam (screenplay)

Pete Townshend  uncredited

Produced by
Roy Baird .... producer
Bill Curbishley .... producer
Roger Daltrey .... executive producer
John Entwistle .... executive producer
Keith Moon .... executive producer
John Peverall .... associate producer
David Gideon Thomson .... executive producer
Pete Townshend .... executive producer
 
Cinematography by
Brian Tufano (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Sean Barton 
Mike Taylor 
 
Casting by
Patsy Pollock 
 
Production Design by
Simon Holland 
 
Makeup Department
Simon Thompson .... hair styles creator
Gilly Wakeford .... makeup artist (as Gilli Wakeford)
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Ray Corbett .... assistant director
Kieron Phipps .... second assistant director (uncredited)
 
Art Department
Jack Carter .... construction manager
Andrew Sanders .... assistant art director
Terry Wells .... property master
Ken Wheatley .... set dresser
Adrian Start .... painter (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Albert Bailey .... boom operator
John Ireland .... sound editor
Bill Rowe .... dubbing mixer
Christian Wangler .... sound recordist (as Christian Wrangler)
Jon Astley .... sound engineer (uncredited)
Malcolm Hirst .... second boom operator (uncredited)
Malcolm Hirst .... sound maintenance (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Steve Hamilton .... special effects technician (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Martin Evans .... electrical supervisor: Lee Electrics Ltd.
Jeff Paynter .... focus puller
Frank Connor .... still photographer (uncredited)
Dewi Humphreys .... camera operator (uncredited)
Michael J. Jacobs .... special unit photographer (uncredited)
Geoff Mulligan .... camera operator: second unit (uncredited)
Ronnie Rampton .... best boy (uncredited)
Derek Suter .... clapper loader (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Joyce Stoneman .... wardrobe supervisor
 
Location Management
David Anderson .... location manager
Redmond Morris .... location manager
 
Music Department
Roger Daltrey .... musical director
John Entwistle .... music producer
John Entwistle .... musical director
Cy Langston .... music re-mix engineer
Mike Shaw .... music coordinator
Pete Townshend .... musical director
Paul B. Clay .... music editor (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Peter Brayham .... action arranger
Dennis Davidson .... Public relations
Alen Fletcher .... story consultant
Caroline Hagen .... production assistant
Kevin O'Driscoll .... production accountant
Melinda Rees .... continuity
Christopher Stamp .... story consultant (as Chris Stamp)
Pete Townshend .... story consultant
Ken Tuohy .... producer's assistant
Geoff Freeman .... unit publicist (uncredited)
Gillian Gregory .... choreographer (uncredited)
Richard Morrison .... title designer (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Freddie Haayen .... special thanks
James Swann .... special thanks
 
Crew verified as complete


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Additional Details

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Runtime:
120 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Color (Eastmancolor) (uncredited)
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Dolby (Dolby Stereo)
Certification:
Australia:R (original rating) | Australia:MA15+ (re-rating) (2009) | Canada:18A | Finland:K-14 (uncut) (1997) | Finland:K-16 (cut) (1979) | France:16 (original rating) | France:Tous publics (re-rating) (2013) | Germany:16 | Iceland:12 | Ireland:18 (DVD rating) | Netherlands:12 | New Zealand:R16 | Portugal:M/18 | Russia:18+ | Singapore:M18 | South Korea:18 (2012) | UK:15 (theatrical rating) (1996) (2015) | UK:18 (video rating) (1986) (1998) (2006) | UK:X (theatrical rating) (1979) | USA:TV-14 (DLSV, TV Rating.) | USA:R (certificate #25849) | West Germany:16 (cut)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
While regarded as multiple 'goofs' the various cars filmed that aren't in the proper time period were explained by the movie makers, with them stating that as they hadn't legally had the roads closed for filming the scenes with the Mods and Rockers on their Scooters and Bikes, the onus was seen as more important to keep an eye out for the Police, as the helmet laws had changed by the time of filming. Arranging road closures and ensuring proper period cars were included would have considerably raised the budget of the movie.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: When Jimmy and Steph are running through the streets during the riot, Steph's shoes change from white stilettos to dark flat shoes and back again.See more »
Quotes:
Jimmy:Bellboyyyyyy!See more »
Movie Connections:
Featured in Quadrophenia: Featurette (2000) (V)See more »
Soundtrack:
Wah-WatusiSee more »

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