MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 695 this week

Dirty Filthy Love (2004)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Drama, Romance  |  26 September 2004 (UK)
7.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.4/10 from 1,100 users  
Reviews: 26 user | 5 critic

A man's life falls apart as a result of his affliction with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome in this touching and funny tale.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 23 titles
created 26 Jun 2011
 
a list of 25 titles
created 09 Jul 2011
 
a list of 28 titles
created 14 Jun 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 01 Dec 2013
 
a list of 44 titles
created 12 Dec 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Dirty Filthy Love (TV Movie 2004)

Dirty Filthy Love (TV Movie 2004) on IMDb 7.4/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Dirty Filthy Love.
1 win & 9 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Martyn Hesford's comedy-drama about the life and times of tortured comic Kenneth Williams based on his diaries.

Director: Andy De Emmony
Stars: Michael Sheen, Cheryl Campbell, Peter Wight
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

This project is the film version of the Passion play that was performed throughout Port Talbot in Easter 2011.

Director: Dave McKean
Stars: Matthew Aubrey, Nigel Barrett, Jordan Bernarde
Heartlands (2002)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

Gentle Colin 'Col' Lawes happily lead a quiet life, running a news agency with his spoiled-rotten wife Sandra and playing competition darts in the Atletic Arms team. Colin catches her ... See full summary »

Director: Damien O'Donnell
Stars: Michael Sheen, Mark Addy, Jim Carter
Beautiful Boy (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A married couple on the verge of separation are leveled by the news their 18-year-old son committed a mass shooting at his college, then took his own life.

Director: Shawn Ku
Stars: Michael Sheen, Maria Bello, Kyle Gallner
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Duncan navigates the unsteady world of romance and relationships, going through five girlfriends in four years. Unfortunately, none of them turn out well.

Director: Julian Kemp
Stars: Brendan Patricks, Naomie Harris, Kelly Adams
Music Within (2007)
Biography | Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

The true story of Richard Pimentel, a brilliant public speaker with a troubled past, who returns from Vietnam severely hearing -impaired and finds a new purpose in his landmark efforts on the behalf of Americans with disabilities.

Director: Steven Sawalich
Stars: Ron Livingston, Melissa George, Michael Sheen
Biography | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

The life and times of Albert Pierrepoint - Britain's most prolific hangman.

Director: Adrian Shergold
Stars: Timothy Spall, Juliet Stevenson, Eddie Marsan
The Deal (TV Movie 2003)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Follows the rise to power of Tony Blair, and his friendship and rivalry with his contemporary, Gordon Brown.

Director: Stephen Frears
Stars: David Morrissey, Matt Blair, Michael Sheen
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The best UK Sci-Fi short films that look at the theme of identity through the lens of cloning, time travel and space flight. Are we who we think we are, were and will be when our DNA, past and very existence are all up for grabs?

Directors: Christopher Abbott, Chris Bouchard, and 8 more credits »
Stars: Michael Sheen, Derek Jacobi, Stephen Billington
Drama | Romance | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Louise Créteur's husband dies on the Titanic trying to emigrate, so she must leave their boy Lucien with her old dad in Honfleur and leave the Normandy countryside for greater Paris. She ... See full summary »

Director: Frank Van Passel
Stars: Julie Delpy, Shaun Dingwall, Harriet Walter
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Two brothers return to Ireland in search of they sweetheart.

Director: Tom Collins
Stars: Michael Sheen, Jason Hughes, Angeline Ball
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Director: James Kent
Stars: Michael Sheen, Sally Hawkins, Sarah Winman
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
Katie McGuinness ...
...
Ebe Sievwright ...
Tom
...
Rupert Young ...
...
John O'Mahony ...
Daniel Kruyer ...
Cabbie
Stewart Wright ...
...
...
Edit

Storyline

A man's life falls apart as a result of his affliction with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder and Tourette's Syndrome in this touching and funny tale.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

An obsessive compulsive comedy

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content, brief nudity and language

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 September 2004 (UK)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

One of the writers of this play, Ian Puleston-Davies, drew on his own experiences as a sufferer of Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

This film offers a fairly realistic view of OCD and Tourettes
19 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Dirty, Filthy Love" certainly serves the OCD and Tourettes suffering community well. It may be exaggerated with the coprolalia (ie, spontaneous swearing), but most people think that is what Tourettes is, anyway. I recommend this film. Other films that also help include: "The Tic Code", "Maze" and "Matchstick Men". In each case, the actors provide some dimension of reality to the afflictions. More humorous renditions include Jack Nicholson ("As Good as it Gets") and the television show "Monk" (Tony Shaloub). A primary value is helping the sufferer to explain the condition to others (read: family), which is hard for many people to understand. The educational value alone makes all these efforts worth while. I applaud the actors, directors, cast and crew of all these films.


3 of 4 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Brilliant trigger_hippie
Stevie tfrazier
fellow sufferer BigJobMan
Music?? help please dc1890
Charlotte's Wig spin73
DVD? Greyscales
Discuss Dirty Filthy Love (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?