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Trevor
Terry Richards ...
Errol
Bill Stewart ...
Peter Clive
Eric Richard ...
Harry Parker
Geoffrey Hutchings ...
Superintendent
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Barry Giller
John Bleasdale ...
Policeman
Noel Diacomo ...
Solicitor
Maurice Quick ...
Magistrate
Sharon Courtney ...
House Parent
Steve Sweeney ...
Job Centre Youth (as Stephen Sweeney)
Kim Benson ...
Job Centre Girl
Catherine Clarke ...
Job Centre Girl
Jean Marlow ...
Job Centre Woman
Jim Dunk ...
Chef
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Trevor is a 16 year old, sometimes-violent skinhead with no regard for authority, and would rather spend his time stealing cars than sitting in the detention centre to which he is sent. His social worker, Harry Parker, tries to do his best, but Trevor is only interested when there's something that he can get out of it. The authorities within the centre try to make Trevor conform to the norms of society, but he takes no notice, and would rather speak in a torrent of four-letter words and racial abuse. Written by Dominic Robinson <mcclane@sound.demon.co.uk>

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Trevor is an angry young man.

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25 February 1982 (UK)  »

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Tales Out of School: Made in Britain  »

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£1,000 (estimated)
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The story goes that Tim Roth got the lead role by accident. He stumbled into the theater where auditions were being held as he was looking to borrow a bicycle pump. See more »

Quotes

Harry Parker: You can go to the toilet now.
Trevor the Skinhead: Nah, I'll piss on the wall.
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Followed by R.H.I.N.O.; Really Here in Name Only (1983) See more »

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Roth and Clarke ,very chilling.
5 June 2000 | by See all my reviews

Alan Clarke's unflinching realism might be too much for some viewers.However ,'Made in Britain' is a definitive study of the criminal mind.Roth is right on the money(as always).The movie is so simplistic ,but that's why it works so well.The movie has a great feel ,it was constructed with a series of steadicam set ups.Clarke's camera follows Roth's character in a series of long takes.The movie doesn't really have a traditional structure,it just happens.A good introduction to Alan Clarke.


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