The film's central character, Ray (Daniel Craig), has schizophrenia. The story begins with Ray's discharge from psychiatric hospital. Ray's devoted brother Pete (David Morrissey) picks him up and drives Ray to his new abode, the spare room in Pete's West London flat. Pete is a chef who works long hours in the café (a traditional 'greasy spoon' during the day and a trendy eatery in the evening) that he inherited from his father. He now has to find the time to take care of Ray and monitor the medication that controls the voices in his head. Ray is an intelligent, out-going young man. He soon falls for Laura (Kelly Macdonald), a Glaswegian girl in the midst of breaking up with her abusive boyfriend (Peter McDonald). Laura becomes attracted to Ray because of his spontaneity and his childlike sense of fun. Around this time, Pete also becomes involved in a relationship with Mandy (Julie Graham). As Ray's relationship blossoms, he begins to resent taking his pills, preferring to trust in the... Written by
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Squeeze the breath out of me. It makes me feel safe.
Il Ragazzo Della Via Gluck
(French Version "La Maison Ou J'ai Grandi")
Music By Adriano Celentano
and M Detto
French Lyrics by Eddy Marnay
© 1996 by Edizioni Curci S.r.l./Clan Edizioni Musicali S.r.l., Milano (Italy)
Licenced from EMI United Partership LTD
Performed by Françoise Hardy
Courtesy of BMG France
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