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Pirate Radio (2009) More at IMDbPro »The Boat That Rocked (original title)

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Richard Curtis (written by)
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Release Date:
13 November 2009 (USA) See more »
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1 Boat. 8 DJs. No Morals. See more »
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A period comedy about an illegal radio station in the North Sea in the 1960s. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
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Cast

  (in credits order) (complete, awaiting verification)

Michael Hadley ... Mr. Roberts

Charlie Rowe ... James

Lucy Fleming ... Mrs. Roberts

Philip Seymour Hoffman ... The Count

Tom Sturridge ... Carl

Ian Mercer ... Transfer Boatman

Bill Nighy ... Quentin
Will Adamsdale ... News John

Tom Brooke ... Thick Kevin

Rhys Darby ... Angus Nutsford

Nick Frost ... Dave

Katherine Parkinson ... Felicity

Chris O'Dowd ... Simon
Ike Hamilton ... Harold
Stephen Moore ... Prime Minister

Kenneth Branagh ... Sir Alistair Dormandy
Michael Thomas ... Sandford
Bohdan Poraj ... Fredericks (as Bo Poraj)

Sinead Matthews ... Miss C

Tom Wisdom ... Mark

Gemma Arterton ... Desiree

Jack Davenport ... Twatt

Ralph Brown ... Bob

Rhys Ifans ... Gavin

Talulah Riley ... Marianne

Olegar Fedoro ... Rock Boat Captain
Duncan Foster ... Swedish Crewman

January Jones ... Elenore

Emma Thompson ... Charlotte

Amanda Fairbank-Hynes ... Jemima Dormandy
Francesca Longrigg ... Mrs. Dormandy

Poppy Delevingne ... Model
Sarah Forster ... Model
Ocean Moon ... Model
Tuuli Shipster ... Model

David Sterne ... Marianne's Captain

Olivia Llewellyn ... Margaret

William Ilkley ... Commanding Officer
Edward Hancock ... Policeman

Katie Lyons ... Angus' Boat Girl
Kirsty Mather ... John's Boat Girl

Lana Davidson ... Simon's T-Shirt Girl
Tomas Andrisiunas ... Swedish Crewman
Guðmundur Auðunsson ... Swedish Crewman (as Gudmundur Audunsson)
Kristofer Gummerus ... Swedish Crewman (as Kris Gummerus)
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Antonia Bernath ... Katie, Weather Girl (uncredited)

Caroline Boulton ... Stag Night Girl (uncredited)

Elizabeth Conboy ... Alice (uncredited)

Giovanna Fletcher ... Bridesmaid (uncredited)
Sarah Linda ... Model (uncredited)
Heather Pearse ... Stag Night Girl (uncredited)
Tom Price ... (uncredited)
Chrissie Wunna ... Model (uncredited)

Directed by
Richard Curtis 
 
Writing credits
Richard Curtis (written by)

Produced by
Hilary Bevan Jones .... producer
Tim Bevan .... producer
Liza Chasin .... executive producer
Richard Curtis .... executive producer
Eric Fellner .... producer
Emma Freud .... associate producer
Debra Hayward .... executive producer
Ronaldo Vasconcellos .... co-producer
 
Original Music by
Hans Zimmer (uncredited)
 
Cinematography by
Danny Cohen (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Emma E. Hickox (film editor)
 
Casting by
Fiona Weir 
Mark Summers (dance casting director) (uncredited)
 
Production Design by
Mark Tildesley 
 
Art Direction by
Thomas Brown 
Rod McLean (supervising art director)
 
Set Decoration by
Dominic Capon 
 
Costume Design by
Joanna Johnston 
 
Makeup Department
Christine Blundell .... chief hair designer
Christine Blundell .... chief makeup designer
Charmaine Fuller .... hair crowd supervisor
Charmaine Fuller .... makeup supervisor: crowd
Agnes Legere .... hair trainee
Agnes Legere .... makeup trainee
Rosie Leland .... hair trainee
Rosie Leland .... makeup trainee
Chloe Meddings .... hair stylist
Chloe Meddings .... makeup artist
Lesa Warrener .... senior hair stylist
Lesa Warrener .... senior makeup artist
Chloe Fletcher .... makeup trainee (uncredited)
Teri Galati .... crowd makeup trainee (uncredited)
Mandy Gold .... crowd makeup artist (uncredited)
Monica MacDonald .... crowd makeup trainee (uncredited)
Charlotte Rogers .... crowd hair/makeup artist: daily (uncredited)
 
Production Management
Erica Bensly .... unit manager
James Biddle .... production manager
Tania Blunden .... post-production supervisor
Michelle Wright .... executive in charge of production: Working Title
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Oscar Beuselinck .... second assistant director: second unit, Squerryes Court
Hilary Bevan Jones .... third unit director: second unit
Tamana Bleasdale .... second assistant director
Dan Channing-Williams .... first assistant director: aerial unit (as Dan Channing Williams)
Dan Channing-Williams .... third assistant director (as Dan Channing Williams)
Emma Freud .... unit director: second unit, DJ & fan
Samson Haveland .... third assistant director: second unit (as Sam Haveland)
Guy Heeley .... first assistant director: second unit
Ben Howarth .... first assistant director
Martin Kenzie .... second unit director
Bryn Lawrence .... crowd second assistant director
Kieron Phipps .... first assistant director: second unit, Squerryes Court
Charlie Reed .... second assistant director: second unit
Henry Forsyth .... third assistant director: crowd (uncredited)
 
Art Department
David Abbott .... supervising carpenter (as Dave Abbott)
Martin Asbury .... storyboard artist
Michael Bailey .... stagehand
Toby Barton .... apprentice
Jon Bates .... standby props
Keith Batterbee .... rigger
Mat Bergel .... dressing props
James Brooker .... dressing props
Dean Budd .... labourer
Bob Cann .... carpenter (as Robert Cann)
Keith Carey .... supervising rigger
Christopher Chandler .... standby propman: second unit (as Chris Chandler)
Ben Collins .... assistant art director
James Collins .... assistant art director
Stephen Conway .... dressing props
Guy Cope .... standby rigger
Quentin Davies .... storeman
Cavin Dempsey .... carpenter (as Cavan Dempsey)
Peter Duffy .... supervising carpenter (as Peter Duffey)
Katrina Dunn .... art department assistant
Arwel Evans .... standby art director
Glyn Evans .... painter (as Glynn Evans)
Alice Felton .... assistant set decorator
Kevin Fowler .... stagehand
Andy Frewin .... carpenter
Alan Gooch .... supervising painter
Mark Goodman .... stagehand
Peter Grove .... supervising carpenter (as Peter Groves)
David Haberfield .... hod painter (as Dave Haberfield)
Catherine Haugh .... construction co-coordinator
Kathy Heaser .... graphics
John Heath .... naval architect
John Heayn .... supervising carpenter
Scott Hiller .... rigger (as Scott Hillier)
Barnaby Inman .... carpenter (as Barney Inman)
Ben Johnson .... standby props
Richard Jones .... carpenter
James Kerr .... carpenter
Laurie Kerr .... carpenter
Daryl King .... apprentice
Kevin Lloyd .... stagehand
Melissa Magna .... assistant set decorator
Thomas Martin .... construction manager (as Tom Martin)
Kevin McCarthy .... painter
John McGee .... standby carpenter
Peter Mounsey .... painter
Will Newton .... art department runner
Barry O'Brien .... carpenter
Roy O'Brien .... carpenter
Gerald O'Connor .... stagehand
Danny O'Regan Jr. .... hod carpenter (as Danny O'Regan)
Daniel O'Regan .... carpenter (as Danny O'Regan Snr.)
John O'Regan .... carpenter
Sophie Phillips .... assistant set decorator
Adrian Platt .... props chargehand
Kathryn Pyle .... production buyer
Adam Rashbrook .... stagehand
George Roberts .... painter
Trevor Shave .... stagehand
Jamie Shelley .... painter
Steve Sibley .... painter
Colin Smith .... rigger
Daniel Smith .... stagehand
Dave Smith .... supervising stagehand
Nick Smith .... apprentice
Royston Snith .... stagehand
David Stapleton .... painter (as Dave Stapleton)
Nick Thomas .... props master
Rebecca Thomas .... art department assistant (as Becky Thomas)
Libby Uppington .... dressing props
Mike Webb .... stagehand
James Welsh .... construction rigger
Stephen Weston .... wood machinist (as Steve Weston Snr.)
Paul Wiltshire .... supervising painter
Eddie Wolstencroft .... standby painter
David Conway .... props (uncredited)
James Enright .... props (uncredited)
Andrew Guyett .... painter (uncredited)
Justin Hayzelden .... props daily (uncredited)
Gavin Jones .... prop shop modelmaker (uncredited)
Dougie Lankston .... dressing props (uncredited)
Chris Lunney .... assistant graphic artist (uncredited)
Adam McCreight .... dressing props (uncredited)
Ian Whiteford .... greensman (uncredited)
 
Sound Department
Dafydd Archard .... sound studio assistant
Stuart Bagshaw .... foley editor
Owen Bleasdale .... foley recordist
Rachel Boot .... sound studio assistant
Oliver Brierley .... adr mixer
Chris Burdon .... re-recording mixer: temp mix
Simon Bysshe .... cableperson
Simon Bysshe .... playback operator
Doug Cooper .... re-recording mixer
Jeff Dalmaine .... re-recording engineer
Nick Del-Molino .... sound studio assistant
Simon Firsht .... sound maintenance engineer
Tim Fraser .... sound recordist: second unit
Simon Gershon .... sound designer
Peter Gleaves .... adr mixer
Arthur Graley .... foley supervisor
Nigel Heath .... adr mixer
Paul Jarvis .... re-recording engineer
Philip Jenkins .... mix technician
Steve Jones .... sound recordist: second unit
Mike King .... re-recording engineer
Gerard Loret .... re-conform editor
Joe Maher .... re-recording engineer
Zak Melemendjian .... dialogue editor
Markus Moll .... mix technician (as Phil Jenkinsmarkus Moll)
Dan Morgan .... supervising adr editor
Dan Morgan .... supervising dialogue editor
Keith Partridge .... foley recordist
Mike Prestwood Smith .... re-recording mixer
Julian Slater .... supervising sound editor
Barnaby Smyth .... foley artist
Chris Sturmer .... sound consultant: Dolby
Ruth Sullivan .... foley artist
Steve Thomas .... boom operator: second unit
William Towers .... boom operator: second unit (as Will Towers)
Dylan Voigt .... boom operator
Ian Voigt .... production sound mixer
Jessica Ward .... dialogue editor
Simon Brown .... boom operator: second unit (uncredited)
Mark DeSimone .... adr mixer: New York (uncredited)
Henry Dobson .... dubbing supervisor (international versions) (uncredited)
Rick Gould .... adr recordist (uncredited)
Oleg Kulchytskyi .... sound re-recording mixer (uncredited)
 
Special Effects by
Richard Conway .... special effects supervisor
Sam Conway .... senior special effects technician
Peter Haran .... senior special effects technician
Curtis Iggolden .... special effects technician (as Curtis Iggulden)
Mark McKendry .... special effects technician
Graham Povey .... special effects technician
Mark White .... senior special effects technician
Nigel Wilkinson .... special effects technician
Dean Ford .... special effects technician (uncredited)
Ben James .... special effects trainee (uncredited)
 
Visual Effects by
Kevin Adams .... matchmover: Double Negative
Dalia Al-Husseini .... texture artist: rockboat, Double Negative (as Dalia Alhusseini)
Oliver Atherton .... compositor: Double Negative
Ben Baker .... head of digital lab: Framestore
Adam Barnett .... technical support
Judy Barr .... compositor: Double Negative
Robin Beard .... compositor: Double Negative
Susanne Becker .... compositor: Double Negative
James Benson .... lead technical director: Double Negative
Paul Brannan .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Jamie Briens .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Richard Briscoe .... visual effects supervisor
Nicola Brodie .... pre visualization: Double Negative
Andy Burrow .... scanning & recording manager: Framestore
Paul Burton .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Thomas J. Burton .... matchmover: Double Negative (as Tom Burton)
Jon Capleton .... modelling: Double Negative
Peter Chiang .... visual effects consultant: Double Negative
Richard Clarke .... cg supervisor: Double Negative
Richard Clarke .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Debra Coleman .... compositor: Double Negative (as Debbi Coleman)
Will Correia .... pre visualization: Double Negative
Alastair Crawford .... compositor: Double Negative
Alistair Darby .... matchmover: Double Negative
Max Decroix .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Paul Ducker .... pre visualization: Double Negative
Huw J. Evans .... lighting technical director: Double Negative (as Huw Evans)
Andrew Feery .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Jonathan Gallagher .... roto artist: Double Negative
Richard Gomes .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Joel Green .... lead technical director: Double Negative
Andy Hague .... visual effects editor
Gareth Harbuz .... matchmover: Double Negative
Chris Hart .... matchmover: Double Negative
Robert Hemmings .... pre visualization: Double Negative (as Rob Hemmings)
Tom Hocking .... compositor: Double Negative
Henry Jefferson .... compositor: Double Negative
Pete Jopling .... compositor: Double Negative (as Peter Jopling)
Rafal Kaniewski .... compositor: Double Negative
Dean Koonjul .... compositor: Double Negative
Duncan Boon Kwang Kuah .... matchmover: Double Negative (as Duncan Kuah)
Terence Lam .... matchmover: Double Negative
Sarah Lockwood .... compositor: Double Negative
Pascal Loef .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
James Long .... data operations: Framestore
Chris Mangnall .... effects supervisor: water, Double Negative
Naveen Medaram .... compositor: Double Negative
Andy Middleton .... texture artist: rockboat, Double Negative
Alice Mitchell .... compositor: Double Negative
Katrina Navassartian .... visual effects co-ordinator: Double Negative
Peter Olliff .... visual effects co-ordinator: Double Negative (as Peter Oliff)
Gruff Owen .... 2d supervisor: Double Negative
Alexandra Papavramides .... compositor: Double Negative
Ami Patel .... compositor: Double Negative
Daniel Paulsson .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Aleksandar Pejic .... cg supervisor: Double Negative (as Aleks Pejic)
Carlos Poon .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Rupert Porter .... visual effects producer: Double Negative
Scott Pritchard .... compositor: Double Negative
Katherine Pursey .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Nick Rampling .... matchmover: Double Negative
Garth Reilly .... compositor: Double Negative
Julia Reinhard .... compositor: Double Negative
Tim Riley .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Laurent-Paul Robert .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative (as Laurent Robert)
Lucy Salter .... lead technical director: Double Negative
Marko Schöbel .... lighting technical director: Double Negative (as Marko Schobel)
David M. Scott .... compositor: Double Negative (as David M Scott)
Andrew E. Scrase .... matchmover: Double Negative (as Andrew Scrase)
John Seru .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Andrew Simmonds .... roto artist: Double Negative
Ian Simpson .... compositor: Double Negative
Jeremy Smith .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Tammy Smith .... roto artist: Double Negative
Richard Stay .... compositor: Double Negative
Tom Steadman .... modelling: Double Negative
Paul Venn Stirling .... compositor: Double Negative (as Paul Stirling)
Adrian Thompson .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Claudia Torres .... texture artist: rockboat, Double Negative
Diego Trazi .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative (as Diego Trazzi)
Oleg Troy .... matchmove supervisor: Double Negative
Melissa Tseng .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Erik Tvedt .... lighting technical director: Double Negative
Andreas Vrhovsek .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Daniel Wood .... effects technical director: water, Double Negative
Patsy Yiu Ping Yuen .... texture artist: rockboat, Double Negative (as Patsy Yuen)
George Zwier .... compositor: Double Negative
Louie Alexander .... digital compositor: Framestore (uncredited)
Simon Allmark .... visual effects editor: Double Negative (uncredited)
Keziah Bailey .... matchmove artist (uncredited)
Matthew Baker .... digital paint artist: restoration: Framestore (uncredited)
Daniel Baldwin .... matchmove artist (uncredited)
Zachary Bloom .... scanning and recording: Framestore (uncredited)
Turea Blyth .... visual effects editorial (uncredited)
Christina Boon .... visual effects artist (uncredited)
James Braid .... technology: Double Negative (uncredited)
Clare Brody .... data operator: Framestore (uncredited)
Paul Burke .... scanning and recording: Framestore (uncredited)
Zoe Cousins .... digital intermediate scanning and recording: Framestore (uncredited)
Craig Crane .... previz artist: Double Negative (uncredited)
Jerome Dewhurst .... di engineer (uncredited)
Richard Edwards .... digital intermediate data operator (uncredited)
Dean Grubb .... digital effects artist (uncredited)
Alex Guri .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Pete Hanson .... studio manager: Double Negative (uncredited)
Adam Hawkes .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Karsten Hecker .... film mastering engineer (uncredited)
Leo Hills .... digital intermediate technical director: Framestore CFC (uncredited)
Matthew Jacques .... digital compositor (uncredited)
Taz Lodder .... technical support: Double Negative (uncredited)
Kevin Lowery .... high definition engineer (uncredited)
Veronica Marcano .... scanning & recording operator: Framestore (uncredited)
Paul Maurice .... Lidar supervisor: Lidar Services (uncredited)
Edwin Metternich .... retouch and restoration: Framestore (uncredited)
Ian Murphy .... visual effects: Double Negative (uncredited)
Adam Parker .... retouch and restoration: Framestore (uncredited)
Tilman Paulin .... digital compositor: Double Negative (uncredited)
Andrea Pirisi .... visual effects editor: Double Negative (uncredited)
Ed Pulis .... matchmove artist (uncredited)
Lee Rankin .... scanning and recording: Framestore (uncredited)
James Reed .... scanning and recording (uncredited)
Jimmy Saul .... scanning and recording assistant manager (uncredited)
 
Stunts
Andy Bennett .... stunt performer
Richard Bradshaw .... stunt performer
Bruce Cain .... stunt performer
Nick Chopping .... stunt performer
Jamie Edgell .... assistant stunt coordinator
Steve Emerson .... stunt performer
Rick English .... stunt performer
Dean Forster .... stunt performer
James Grogan .... stunt performer
Tim Halloran .... stunt performer
Claire Hayhurst .... stunt performer
Paul Herbert .... stunt coordinator
Dave Holland .... stunt performer
Gary Hoptrough .... stunt performer
Rowley Irlam .... stunt performer
Paul Kennington .... stunt performer
Maurice Lee .... stunt performer
Julian Lightwing .... stunt performer
Belinda McGinley .... stunt performer
Andy Merchant .... stunt performer
Peter Miles .... stunt performer
Mark Mottram .... stunt performer
Seon Rogers .... stunt performer
Gordon Seed .... stunt performer
Matt Sherren .... stunt performer
John Street .... stunt performer
Stephen Walsh .... stunt performer
William Willoughby .... stunt performer (as Will Willoughby)
Andy Bradshaw .... stunt performer (uncredited)
Chris Carey .... stunt double (uncredited)
Levan Doran .... stunt double (uncredited)
David Tanner .... safety diver (uncredited)
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Joe Alexander .... clapper loader: second unit
John Arnold .... grip: second unit
Alex Bailey .... unit stills photographer
Guy Bennett .... trainee grip: FT2
Jeremy Braben .... director of photography: aerial unit
Jason Bulley .... focus puller: underwater unit
Peter Byrne .... focus puller: "a" camera
David Cadwallader .... grip: second unit
Abigail Catto .... camera trainee (as Abi Catto)
Shaun Cobley .... focus puller: second unit
John Colley .... gaffer: second unit
Steve Costello .... electrician: second unit
Jason Dully .... clapper loader: "b" camera
Daniel Essex .... grip: second unit
Mark Evans .... gaffer: second unit
Jaime Fletcher .... desk operator
Simon Fogg .... grip: second unit
Adam Gillham .... additional photography: second unit
Rob Gilmour .... central loader
Stuart Godfrey .... grip: second unit
Steve Hideg .... techno crane operator: second unit (as Steve Hidig)
Andy Hill .... clapper loader: "a" camera
Jamie Hunt .... electrician: second unit
Tom Hyde .... floor electrician
Oliver Kember .... camera trainee
Will Kendal .... best boy (as Will Kendall)
Martin Kenzie .... director of photography: second unit
Steve Kitchen .... best boy: second unit
Jody Knight .... grip: "b" camera
Paul Kolthammer .... techno crane operator: second unit
Oliver Loncraine .... focus puller: second unit
Iain Lowe .... hod electrical rigger
Vince Madden .... chargehand rigging electrician
Nathan Mann .... focus puller: second unit
Richard Mason .... floor electrician
David Maund .... key grip
Guy McCormack .... video playback assistant
Amy McFarling .... camera trainee: second unit
Amy McFarling .... video assistant: second unit
Tom McFarling .... clapper loader: second unit
Paul McGeachan .... gaffer
Joe McGee .... practical electrician
Campbell McIntosh .... gaffer: second unit
Alan McPherson .... electrician: second unit (as Alan MacPherson)
Pat Miller .... rigging gaffer
Zac Nicholson .... "a" camera operator
Zac Nicholson .... steadicam operator
Darren Piercy .... techno crane operator: second unit (as Darren Pierce)
Matt Poynter .... focus puller: second unit
Bernie Prentice .... gaffer: underwater unit
Danny Preston .... clapper loader: underwater unit
Miles Proudfoot .... focus puller: second unit
Luke Redgrave .... "b" camera operator
Sean Savage .... camera operator: second unit
Mark Silk .... director of photography: underwater unit
Pat Sweeney .... gaffer: second unit
David Taylor .... floor electrician
David Taylor .... gaffer: second unit
Olly Tellett .... focus puller: "b" camera
Chloë Thomson .... camera trainee: second unit (as Chloe Thompson)
Chloë Thomson .... video assistant: second unit (as Chloe Thompson)
Martin Ward .... video playback operator
Oliver Ward .... technician: aerial unit
Ben Wilson .... camera operator: second unit
Jimmy Wilson .... gaffer: second unit
Martin Cox .... electrician: second unit (uncredited)
Camilla Drennan .... second assistant camera: dailies (uncredited)
Mike Farr .... lighting balloon technician (uncredited)
Michael Green .... focus puller: "c" camera (uncredited)
Larry Hurt .... stabilized head technician (uncredited)
Philip Martin .... camera trainee dailies: second unit (uncredited)
Danny McGee .... practical electrician (uncredited)
Tom McGinley .... electrician (uncredited)
Gary Parnham .... rigging electrician (uncredited)
Terry Robb .... electrician (uncredited)
Garry Thomson .... electrician (uncredited)
Simon Thorpe .... grip: additional (uncredited)
Dave Wells .... crane grip (uncredited)
Tom Wilkinson .... second assistant camera (uncredited)
Marc Woodcock .... lighting technician (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Abigail Barbier .... adr voice casting
Louis Elman .... adr voice casting
Richard Hicks .... casting consultant: US
Ruth Key .... casting assistant
David Rubin .... casting consultant: US
Alice Searby .... casting assistant
Jay Simon .... extras casting assistant
Sue Wood .... crowd casting
Mark Summers .... dance casting coordinator (uncredited)
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Jennifer Alford .... costume maker
Camilla Bartholomew .... costume trainee
Rosie Coppola .... seamstress
David Crossman .... costume supervisor
Esther St John Gray .... costume co-ordinator
Caroline Hickman .... costume assistant
Andrew Hunt .... wardrobe master
Linda Lashley .... seamstress
Sharon Long .... costume assistant
Carlo Manzi .... costumer
Fiona McCann .... wardrobe mistress
Yvonne Otzen .... costume assistant
Guy Speranza .... costume assistant
Amanda Trewin .... wardrobe mistress
Jeremy Turner .... assistant costume designer
Joanna Weaving .... costume breakdown artist
Charlotte Wiseman .... costume assistant
Dan Grace .... costumes (uncredited)
Tom Hornsby .... set costumer (uncredited)
Jane Law .... costumes: January Jones and Emma Thompson (uncredited)
 
Editorial Department
Anna Dick .... second assistant editor
Adam Glasman .... colorist: Framestore
Andrew Jadavji .... first assistant editor (as Andy Jadavji)
David Johnston .... support conform editor: Framestore
Faye Morgan .... post production co-ordinator
Stuart Nippard .... conform editor: Framestore
Ravinder Patria .... editing trainee: FT2
Gavin Round .... producer: Framestore
Jan Hogevold .... digital intermediate executive producer (uncredited)
 
Music Department
Ryeland Allison .... musician: drums
Nick Angel .... music supervisor
Kristen Lane .... music consultant: Right Music
Kathy Nelson .... executive in charge of music: Universal Pictures
Steven Price .... additional music
Steven Price .... music editor
Matthew J. Ward .... additional score recordings
Vicki Williams .... music co-ordinator: Working Title
Andy Brown .... orchestra contractor (uncredited)
Lili Haydn .... violin (uncredited)
Andy Kitchen .... assistant music engineer (uncredited)
Katia Lewin Jablonsky .... score mixing assistant (uncredited)
The London Metropolitan Orchestra .... orchestra (uncredited)
Daniel Pinder .... scoring music editor (uncredited)
Bruce White .... viola (uncredited)
 
Transportation Department
Alexander Aben .... driver: grip truck (as Alex Arben)
Darek Baluka .... driver: facilities
Waseem Barlas .... driver: Hilary Bevan Jones
Gary Birmingham .... transport captain
Allan Bradshaw .... unit driver
Lennox Brisport .... driver: minibus
Andy Clarke .... driver: camera car
Roy Clarke .... unit driver
John Cornwall .... driver: facilities
Renai Dwyer .... driver: facilities
Steve Evans .... driver: construction runaround
Bob Hole .... driver: Bill Nighy
John Hollywood .... driver: Ronaldo Vasconcelles
Simon Hudnott .... driver: Richard Curtis
Lee Isgar .... driver: Rhys Ifans
Colin McDaid .... hod driver: facilities
Colin Morris .... driver: Phillip Seymour Hoffman
Paul Pengelly .... driver: construction truck
Terry Pritchard .... driver: Kenneth Branagh
Dean Tyler .... driver: minibus
Piotr Walczak .... driver: facilities (as Peter Walczak)
Barrie Williams .... driver: Nick Frost
 
Other crew
Sabbir Ahmed .... trainee assistant accountant
Tash Amis .... assistant: Angela Morrison, Working Title
Phil Anderson-Hanney .... marine supervisor
Christina Angeloudes .... legal and business affairs manager: Working Title
Dan Arnold .... craft services: Natural Addiction Ltd
Ruth Atkinson .... script supervisor: second unit
Ameenah Ayub Allen .... clearance assistant (as Ameenah Ayub)
Clint Bailey .... dive supervisor
Daren Bailey .... marine co-ordinator: second unit
Kate Bailey .... assistant production co-ordinator
Fiona Baldwin .... marine assistant
Roland Ballard .... assistant production co-ordinator
Peter Bardsley .... location assistant (as Pete Bardsley)
Tony Bean .... marine supervisor
Shannon Belcastro .... assistant choreographer (as Shannon Belacastro)
Danielle Bennett .... set production assistant
Nick Benson .... boat crew
Lottie Birmingham .... additional floor runner: dailies
Litza Bixler .... choreographer
Nick Blake .... production assistant
Jamie Bolton .... assets administrator
Matthew Boyd .... stand-in
Bruce Butterworth .... marine engineer
Helen Chapman .... stand-in
Irene Chawko .... additional script supervisor
Sarah Clark .... unit publicist
Diarmuid Coghlan .... assistant accountant
Ian Creed .... marine co-coordinator
Barry Cullinane .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
Nick Cunningham .... assistant choreographer
Cherise de Villiers .... assistant: Richard Curtis (as Cherise De Villiers)
Nazmeen Dhansey .... trainee assistant accountant (as Naz Dhansey)
Chloe Dorigan .... assistant: Tim Bevan, Working Title (as Chloé Dorigan)
Piers Dunn .... assistant location manager: London
Mark Dyer .... diver
Timothy Easthill .... financial controller: Working Title (as Tim Easthill)
Ian Evans .... pilot: aerial unit
Emma Freud .... script editor
Eamon Fullen .... diver
Ciara Gaffney .... continuity trainee: FT2
Alex Georgiou .... marine safety
Amelia Granger .... development executive: Working Title
Tarn Harper .... post production accountant
John Heath .... marine surveyor
Xara Higgs .... production assistant
Dan Hillsdon .... first assistant accountant
Nigel Hockley .... boat crew
Bob Hole .... production assistant: Bill Nighy
Jonathan Houston .... assistant production co-ordinator: Working Title
Mick Hurrell .... health and safety advisor
Carrie Johnson .... unit nurse
Michael Johnstone .... craft services: Natural Addiction Ltd
Janet Kellock .... continuity assistant
Paul Kennedy .... marine safety
Tamara King .... base production assistant
Daniel Kramer .... photo: "Highway 61 Revisited" album cover copyrighted by
Deborah Leakey .... payroll accountant (as Debbie Leakey)
Hugh Leech .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
Ann Lynch .... executive co-ordinator: Working Title
Hayley Lyon .... cashier
Iain Mackenzie .... production assistant (as Iain MacKenzie)
Richard Manlove .... stand-in
Duncan Manning .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
Sarah McDougall .... assistant: Richard Curtis
Suzanne McGeachan .... script supervisor: second unit
Peter McHugh .... diver
Gráinne Mckenna .... vice president of legal and business affairs: Working Title (as Gráinne McKenna)
Sammy Mead .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
Angela Morrison .... chief operating officer: Working Title
Dan Mudford .... behind-the-scenes footage
Lee Murphy .... marine supervisor
Bryony Myers .... craft services: Natural Addiction Ltd
Tom Nash .... assistant: Hilary Bevan Jones
Clive Noakes .... laboratory contact
Lance Palmer .... dive supervisor
Alistair Payne-James .... additional set production assistant: Portland
John Revell .... technical advisor: radio & dj
Adam Richards .... location manager
Nick Rust .... marine safety
Sheeraz Shah .... head of legal and business affairs: Working Title
Suzie Shearer .... production co-ordinator
Cara Shine .... assistant: Eric Fellner, Working Title
Garry Shore .... diver
Cassandra Sigsgaard .... clearances co-ordinator
Hannah Simons .... script supervisor: second unit
Barney Smith .... chef: Mobile Mouthful (as Barny Smith)
Simon Smith .... diver
Vaughn Stein .... crowd production assistant
Jonjo Stickland .... marine safety
Mike Stone .... boat crew
Harriet Sutcliffe .... assistant location manager: Portland
Peter Targett .... boat crew
Emma Thomas .... script supervisor
Michael Thorpe .... marine supervisor
Nikki Trow .... assistant choreographer
Joshua Tuersley .... marine safety
John William Turner .... clearance assistant (as John Turner)
Lucy Wainwright .... legal and business affairs executive: Working Title
Robin Waterson .... craft services: Natural Addiction Ltd
Polly Wilby .... post production assistant accountant
Ned Wiltshire .... marine supervisor
Gavin Woods .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
Nathan Woods .... financial controller
Sarah Jane Wright .... production executive: Working Title (as Sarah-Jane Robinson)
Jack Yiokoumi .... chef: Mobile Mouthful
David Blyth .... floor runner: dailies (uncredited)
Gavin Charlton .... chef (uncredited)
Charlie Coombes .... crowd runner (uncredited)
Neil Ferris .... floor runner: dailies (uncredited)
Philip Harvey .... utility stand-in (uncredited)
Mary Kerr .... daily floor runner (uncredited)
Natalie Milton .... assistant: Emma Freud (uncredited)
Alex Paterakis .... floor runner: dailies (uncredited)
Norman Campbell Rees .... stand-in: Jack Davenport (uncredited)
Sophie Saleyron .... press attache: France (uncredited)
Michael T. Smith .... runner (uncredited)
Neil Swain .... dialect coach: pre-production (uncredited)
Jean-Pierre Vincent .... press attache: France (uncredited)
Sarah Weldon .... dive assistant (uncredited)
Dan Whitty .... assistant location manager (uncredited)
Richard Wild .... weather consultant (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Tal Berkovich .... the producers wish to thank
Jonathon Burford .... the producers wish to thank
Hannah Cameron .... the producers wish to thank
James Corden .... the producers wish to thank
Marijke Dunham .... special thanks
Michael English .... special thanks
Chris Evans .... the producers wish to thank
Barry Feinstein .... special thanks
Rich Fulcher .... the producers wish to thank
Anthony Jones .... the producers wish to thank
Natalie Milton .... the producers wish to thank
David Montgomery .... special thanks
Chris Moyles .... the producers wish to thank
Jon Myer .... the producers wish to thank
Adam Parker .... special thanks
Angela Paver .... the producers wish to thank
Simon Posthuma .... special thanks
Johnnie Walker .... the producers wish to thank
Nigel Waymouth .... special thanks
Guy Webster .... special thanks
 
Crew believed to be complete


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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"The Boat That Rocked" - UK (original title)
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MPAA:
Rated R for language, and some sexual content including brief nudity
Runtime:
135 min | USA:117 min
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Dolby Digital | SDDS | DTS (as dts)
Certification:
Argentina:13 | Australia:M | Canada:14A (Alberta/Manitoba/Ontario) | Canada:PG (British Columbia) | Canada:G (Quebec) | Finland:K-11 | France:U | Germany:12 | Ireland:15A | Japan:PG12 | Netherlands:12 | New Zealand:M | Norway:7 | Portugal:M/12 | Singapore:NC-16 (cut) | South Korea:18 | Sweden:7 | Switzerland:12 (canton of Geneva) | Switzerland:12 (canton of Vaud) | UK:15 | USA:R (certificate #45019)

Did You Know?

Trivia:
Rhys Ifans' character, Gavin Kavanagh, is probably based on 'Admiral' Robbie Dale, who was a long-term pirate DJ.See more »
Goofs:
Factual errors: Simon's wedding to Elenore was not legitimate. Contrary to belief a ship's Captain cannot marry anyone unless he is a minister, a magistrate or a judge. Even if a Captain could perform marriages at sea, the wedding still wouldn't be legal as Quentin was the one officiating at it, he was not the Captain of the vessel.See more »
Quotes:
Angus:And the bride is blushing now as the groom is gazing into her eyes. You can almost see Cupid fluttering his wings above their heads
[imitating wings flapping, then cawing]
Angus:No, that was a seagull.
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Movie Connections:
Featured in Great Movie Mistakes 2: The Sequel (2011) (TV)See more »
Soundtrack:
The Wind Cries MarySee more »

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53 out of 94 people found the following review useful.
A smart and witty story about love and friendship ON A BOAT!, 14 August 2009
Author: cypheristikal from Taiwan

Dude, I went into this only caring that it was starring Philip Seymour (?) Hoffman, and pretty much had little expectations as long as the movie was entertaining- well it was. The very well-scripted (all-star casted) characters created as organic a cast performance as I can remember seeing since Milk. The story of pirate radio leaves its foamtrail through the leaders of p2p filesharing and their unwavering declaration that art should be enjoyed by all, not only the few who are able to pay more than a meal's worth to be able to purchase a copy of the product, pre-packaged by an Industry that is certainly not furthering music as an artform. Getting back to the movie. This roll of film has put it together in a way that's only really reserved for (good) Academy Award winning pictures, but it doesn't get all Curious Case of Benjamin Button on you. The superb cast of actors all deliver quite genuine performances, even though it takes some growing into (like the movie) but there's enough sarcastic profanity that doesn't push it over the comfort zone. The tale of Radio Rock and its crew is one that transcends personality and nationality. Lots of sex and friendship and love, this movie is the antithesis of the consumeristic slavery of our civilization and is a (loose) guide to what we should all strive for in life. The Hitler-like English committeeman in charge with taking care of the Radio Pirates is an unabashedly serious caricature of government-led regulators holding the link between revenue generating industries and the voices of progress, each always trying to tip the balance in their favor. The plot gracefully glides into its climax and with no extended cuddling it exits leaving us a nice retrospective of the experience. For the patient and passionate viewer, this film is highly recommended.

-cypheristikal

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