Johnny flees Manchester for London, to avoid a beating from the family of a girl he has raped. There he finds an old girlfriend, and spends some time homeless, spending much of his time ranting at strangers, and meeting characters in plights very much like his own. Written by
John Hartnup <firstname.lastname@example.org>
When unbalance leads to submission
Did You Know?
The uncut shot of Johnny and Brian in silhouette, where Johnny expounds on his convoluted apocalyptic conspiracy theory, was shot in 26 takes, but Mike Leigh
ended up using one of the earliest takes, as he felt it was best. See more
[indicating a boomerang
I see your boomerang came back, then, love.
It's not my fucking boomerang.