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All or Nothing (2002)

 -  Drama | Comedy  -  18 October 2002 (UK)
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Penny's love for her partner, taxi-driver Phil, has run dry. He is a gentle, philosophical guy, and she works on the checkout at a supermarket. Their daughter Rachel cleans in a home for ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Alison Garland ...
Rachel Bassett
Jean Ainslie ...
Old Lady
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Phil Bassett
Badi Uzzaman ...
Passenger
Parvez Qadir ...
Passenger
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Nutter
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Penny Bassett
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Maureen
Thomas Brown-Lowe ...
Small Boy
Oliver Golding ...
Small Boy
Henri McCarthy ...
Small Boy
Ben Wattley ...
Small Boy
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Ron
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Neville
Diveen Henry ...
Dinah
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Penny's love for her partner, taxi-driver Phil, has run dry. He is a gentle, philosophical guy, and she works on the checkout at a supermarket. Their daughter Rachel cleans in a home for elderly people, and their son Rory is unemployed and aggressive. The joy has gone out of Phil's and Penny's life, but when an unexpected tragedy occurs, they are brought together to rediscover their love. All or Nothing is set on a London working-class housing estate over a long weekend, and also tells the stories of a range of Phil and Penny's neighbors, some of whom become involved in the family's lives, and all of whom experience an emotional journey. Written by Press kit

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Rated R for pervasive language and some sexuality | See all certifications »

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18 October 2002 (UK)  »

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Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$25,890 (USA) (25 October 2002)

Gross:

£586,102 (UK) (8 November 2002)
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First cinema feature of Sally Hawkins. See more »

Quotes

Phil: [to his wife, in tears] You treat me like shit.
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Don't Make My Brown Eyes Blue
Written by Richard Leigh
Performed by Ruth Sheen (uncredited)
Published by EMI United Partnership Ltd.
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Enough or Nothing
31 December 2002 | by (Portland, OR. USA) – See all my reviews

The previous reviewers describe the story's chemistry adequately. But why all or nothing?

Contrary to the other comments I did not find the protrayal dreary or depressing. To do so seems to me to show a lack of awareness of the people who live and work near us or for us; who breathe the same air we do.

These people don't live in a slum or a housing development. They live in their homes. They do not portray, as in too many other movies, special effects empty violence or emotionless skin sex scenes. They beg us to consider and respect the lives they really live and their search for the fuel to continue tomorrow. They don't need everything; they don't need it all. They simple need enough to enable their emotional existence, that's all; otherwise they have nothing.

"All or Nothing" finally arrived in Honolulu where there are people with dialects different from London and yet have the very same vacancies in their lives.

I vote to clone Director Mike Leigh!!


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