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Release Date:
21 July 1998 (UK) See more »
Plot:
Director Michael Apted revisits the same group of British-born adults after a 7 year wait. The subjects are interviewed as to the changes that have occurred in their lives during the last seven years. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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1 win & 8 nominations See more »
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One of the finest documentary series ever made! See more (19 total) »

Cast

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Bruce Balden ... Himself (as Bruce)
Jacqueline Bassett ... Herself (as Jackie)
Symon Basterfield ... Himself (as Symon)

Andrew Brackfield ... Himself (as Andrew)
John Brisby ... Himself (archive footage) (as John)
Suzanne Dewey ... Herself (as Suzy)
Charles Furneaux ... Himself (archive footage) (as Charles)

Nicholas Hitchon ... Himself (as Nick)
Neil Hughes ... Himself (as Neil)
Lynn Johnson ... Herself (as Lynn)
Paul Kligerman ... Himself (as Paul)
Susan Sullivan ... Herself (as Sue)

Tony Walker ... Himself (as Tony)

Michael Apted ... Narrator / Interviewer (voice) (uncredited)

Peter Davies ... Himself (age 7) (archive footage) (uncredited)

Directed by
Michael Apted 
 
Produced by
Michael Apted .... producer
Stephen Lambert .... executive producer: BBC
Claire Lewis .... co-producer
Ruth Pitt .... executive producer: Granada Television
 
Cinematography by
George Jesse Turner 
 
Film Editing by
Kim Horton 
 
Art Department
Phil Buckley .... graphic designer
 
Sound Department
John Crumpton .... dubbing editor
Paul Horsfall .... dubbing editor
John Rutherford .... dubbing editor
Nick Steer .... sound
John Whitworth .... dubbing
 
Visual Effects by
Tim Trumble .... film recording technician (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Costelloe .... assistant camera (as Michael Costello)
Stuart Wilson .... electrician
 
Editorial Department
Neil Parker .... colorist (uncredited)
 
Other crew
Paul Almond .... programme associate: 7 Up
Melanie Archer .... researcher
Margaret Bottomley .... programme associate: 21 Up
Jeanney Kim .... production coordinator
Gordon McDougall .... programme associate: 7 Up
Jackie McKinney .... production coordinator
Jacki Turner .... production coordinator
 
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139 min
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Movie Connections:
Edited from Seven Up! (1964) (TV)See more »
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What Would I DoSee more »

FAQ

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7 out of 7 people found the following review useful.
One of the finest documentary series ever made!, 21 March 2002
Author: mooseburton from Detroit, Michigan, USA

I cannot say enough good things about this series. Each one seems to interest me more as I follow the lives of the kids I first saw in '7UP'. '42UP' continues to show us how they have evolved as people and how the British class system still has control over their lives. As an American I find it somewhat hard to understand that the class you are born into largely determines your educational choices and therefore part of the outcome of your life. I strongly suggest seeing as many of the series as you can, (7UP, 14UP, 21UP, 28UP, 35UP) before your see 42UP. But as a stand alone documentary it is still excellent.

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