MOVIEmeter
Top 5000
Up 454 this week

The Full Monty (1997)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama, Music  |  19 September 1997 (USA)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 76,385 users   Metascore: 75/100
Reviews: 171 user | 119 critic | 31 from Metacritic.com

Six unemployed steel workers form a male striptease act. The women cheer them on to go for "the full monty" - total nudity.

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 22 titles
created 08 Oct 2012
 
a list of 34 titles
created 20 Feb 2013
 
a list of 25 titles
created 29 Nov 2013
 
a list of 24 titles
created 28 Dec 2013
 
a list of 22 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "The Full Monty" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Full Monty (1997)

The Full Monty (1997) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Full Monty.

User Polls

Won 1 Oscar. Another 34 wins & 29 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Billy Elliot (2000)
Comedy | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A talented young boy becomes torn between his unexpected love of dance and the disintegration of his family.

Director: Stephen Daldry
Stars: Jamie Bell, Julie Walters, Jean Heywood
Heritage I (2014)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A stubborn old man is given a second chance to help his ambitious granddaughter he didn't know existed. If only he can overcome a lifetime of irritating habits.

Directors: Andrea Banjanin, Justine Priestley
Stars: Philip Anthony, Justine Priestley, Suzie Frances Garton
Brassed Off (1996)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The coal mine in a northern English village may be closing, which would also mean the end of the miners' brass band.

Director: Mark Herman
Stars: Pete Postlethwaite, Tara Fitzgerald, Ewan McGregor
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Over the course of five social occasions, a committed bachelor must consider the notion that he may have discovered love.

Director: Mike Newell
Stars: Hugh Grant, Andie MacDowell, James Fleet
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Gaz
...
David 'Dave'
...
Steve Huison ...
...
...
...
Guy
...
Jean
...
Mandy
Deirdre Costello ...
Linda
...
Barry
Dave Hill ...
Alan
Bruce Jones ...
Reg
Andrew Livingston ...
Terry (as Andrew Livingstone)
Vinny Dhillon ...
Sharon
Edit

Storyline

Six unemployed steel workers, inspired by the Chippendale's dancers, form a male striptease act. The women cheer them on to go for "the full monty" - total nudity. Written by Jon Reeves (from press kit) <jreeves@imdb.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Six men. With nothing to lose. Who dare to go.... See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Music

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some nudity | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

19 September 1997 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Todo o nada  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£523,961 (UK) (2 January 1998)

Gross:

$45,857,453 (USA) (24 April 1998)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The film holds the record for the highest-grossing UK film in history. It grossed a total of $256.9 million (£160.5 million). See more »

Goofs

Reflection of boom mic visible in the car window as Dave throws Lomper back into the car. See more »

Quotes

[before the first rehearsal Gaz has hurtled off to find Dave, finding him working as a security guard in Asda]
Gaz: Dave! What are you doing?
Dave: What's it look like?
Gaz: We're on in two days time, where the fuck are you?
Dave: I'm here, working, earning, that's where. Not pissing about! End of chat!
See more »

Crazy Credits

The film shown behind the opening credits is "Sheffield...City on the move", made in 1971 for the Sheffield Publicity Department. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Adam and Joe Show: Episode #2.1 (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Slaidburn
Composed by William Rimmer
Performed by The British Steel Stocksbridge Band
© 1994 Wright and Round Limited
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
I Love This Movie!
17 May 2003 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

No matter how many times I've seen it, and there's been lots, I laugh so hard it hurts. The characters are so endearing, especially little Nathan, that you just love them all. The music is great, and there are moments that tugged at your heart as well as make you laugh out loud. And the final stripping scene is fabulous! Glad to see Gaz finally got in time with the music. ;)


50 of 61 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Who would you ogle if you'd been in the audience?? suethecat
Do Americans like this film???? Dave_Gill
Why do the English worry about accents? tbrandt-1
Little things that made you laugh. by_candlelight
They've changed bits! crchadwick
Best Scene? jesy-1
Discuss The Full Monty (1997) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?