Gary (Eccleston) is wheelchair bound and awaiting a heart transplant. When a young man, Sean, is killed in a motorbike accident, Gary receives his heart. Maria (Reeves), Sean's mother, tracks down the man with her son's heart and gets to know him and his wife, Tess (Hardie). Maria's obsession with the only piece of her son still living is the centre-piece to this unique psychological thriller. Written by
Life and death are just a pulse apart.
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Did You Know?
The script of this movie is loosely based on an episode of the British TV series Cracker
(1993) that was never produced. See more
Let's hear it!
Nothing immediately springs to mind.
I'm going to chop your fucking dick off. So let's hear the wisecrack.
Checking she's awake doesn't constitute foreplay.
I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down
Written by Earl Randle
Performed by Ann Peebles
Rondor Music (London) Ltd/WArner/Chappell Music Ltd
1973 Cream/Hi Records
Courtesy of Demon Records Ltd See more