Two separate people, a man and a woman, find something very stirring about the sea turtles in their tank at the London Zoo. They meet and form an odd, but sympathetic camaraderie as they plan to steal two of the turtles and free them into the ocean. Written by
Did You Know?
According to Allmovie, "the maiden effort of United British Artists, a consortium consisting of Glenda Jackson
, Harold Pinter
, and producer Richard Johnson
(who also appears in the film)". However, according to the IMDb, Champions
(1984) was the first theatrical feature film of United British Artists (UBA). See more
I've been telling them for years to let the big ones go. Put 'em in the sea.