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Return to Waterloo (1984)

An unnamed Traveler boards the Guildford-Waterloo train and proceeds to daydream about his life and of having interactions with his fellow passengers.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Boy Punk
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The Traveller
Claire Parker ...
Walkman Girl
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Subway Singer
Sue Vanner ...
Sexy Girl
Michael Fish ...
Himself
Valerie Holliman ...
Traveler's Wife
Aaron Probyn ...
Small Boy Traveller
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School Teacher
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Traveller's Daughter
Christopher Godwin ...
Businessman
Michael Cule ...
Businessman
Hywel Williams-Ellis ...
Young Businessman (as Hywel Williams Ellis)
Allan Mitchell ...
Headmaster
Timothy Davies ...
Father, Horsley Station
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An unnamed Traveler boards the Guildford-Waterloo train and proceeds to daydream about his life and of having interactions with his fellow passengers.

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A soundtrack for the eyes. A journey for the imagination. See more »

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Musical | Drama

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17 May 1985 (USA)  »

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Ray Davies: Return to Waterloo  »

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One of Tim Roth's early roles is in this film playing a young punk See more »

Goofs

During the song "Not Far Away," one of the old soldiers mouths the other's line. See more »

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References Staying Alive (1983) See more »

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Written and Performed by Ray Davies / The Kinks
Courtesy of RCA Records
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I think this film is fantastic
26 March 1999 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film very haunting, especially the songs, (which are not available on any Kinks album. The actors are brilliant, especially Tim Roth as the young punk, he takes on a very powerful role in the film. The script is good as well, it is sometimes scary, sometimes funny. Overall I think this film is fantastic.


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