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Writers (WGA):
Ricky Gervais (written by) &
Stephen Merchant (written by)
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Release Date:
14 April 2010 (Ireland) See more »
Genre:
Tagline:
Be Young. Be Free. Be Somebody.
Plot:
A 1970s-set comedy centered on three young working class friends in a dreary suburb of Reading. Full summary » | Full synopsis »
Awards:
1 nomination See more »
User Reviews:
Enjoyable See more (65 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order) (verified as complete)

Tom Hughes ... Bruce Pearson

Ricky Gervais ... Mr. Taylor

Christian Cooke ... Freddie Taylor

Ralph Fiennes ... Mr Kendrick

Matthew Goode ... Mike Ramsay

Jack Doolan ... Snork

Steve Speirs ... Sgt. Wyn Davies

Jessica Jones ... Girl in Street
Madeleine Dunbar ... Wife in Bar

Andrew Brooke ... Husband in Bar

Burn Gorman ... PC Renwick

Anne Reid ... Freddie's Gran

Julia Davis ... Mrs Taylor
Albert Welling ... Mr. Waring
Katy Murphy ... Mrs Waring

Felicity Jones ... Julie

Francis Magee ... Mr Pearson
David Earl ... Brian
Bryony Hannah ... Louise
Terence Bird ... Charlie Willis (as Terrence Bird)

Emily Watson ... Mrs Kendrick

Julie T. Wallace ... Dignified Woman

Bev Willis ... Jack Bentley
Matthew Holness ... Band Leader
Michael Jibson ... Cliff

Ben Willbond ... Martin

Stephen Merchant ... Dougie Boden
Rosemary Annabella ... Bruce's Dance Partner (as Rosemary Nkrumah)

James Bye ... Tough Guy in Club

Tim Atack ... Function Band Member
Keith Atack ... Function Band Member
Chris Childs ... Function Band Member
Peter Dale Goslin ... Function Band Member
Jon Sudbury ... Club Band Member
DeeRal ... Club Band Member
Stephen Simpson ... Club Band Member (as Steve Simpson)
Cairo Benn Woodward ... Club Band Member (as Cairo Ben)
Cherri Voncelle ... Club Band Member (as Cherri Top)
Viveen Wray ... Club Band Member
Melissa Garrick ... Club Band Member
Barnaby Dickinson ... Club Band Member
Ian Close ... Club Band Member
Andy Lewis ... Club Band Member
rest of cast listed alphabetically:

Riccardo Bacigalupo ... Club Dancer (uncredited)
Anna Barry ... (uncredited)
Ramon Christian ... Dancer (uncredited)
Dominik Danielewicz ... Dancer in Club (uncredited)
Daniela Forbes ... Marie (uncredited)
Jonathan Jaynes ... Vicar (uncredited)

Markus Lloyd ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Teresa Mahoney ... Silver Service Waitress (uncredited)
Petra Markham ... (uncredited)
Sarah Molkenthin ... Silver Service Waitress (uncredited)
Andrew Neil ... (uncredited)

Karl Pilkington ... (uncredited)
Ian Seale ... Disgusted Dancer (uncredited)

Sarah-Jane Sherwood ... Bruce's Friend in Club (uncredited)
Connor Slaney ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Tabatha St. Vincent ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Richard Syms ... (uncredited)
Dee Thompson ... Nightclub Patron (uncredited)
Peter j. Tyrrell ... Party Guest (uncredited)

John Warman ... Guest at Function (uncredited)

Directed by
Ricky Gervais 
Stephen Merchant 
 
Writing credits
(WGA)
Ricky Gervais (written by) &
Stephen Merchant (written by)

Produced by
Sue Baden-Powell .... producer
Ricky Gervais .... executive producer
Charlie Hanson .... producer
Stephen Merchant .... executive producer
 
Original Music by
Tim Atack 
 
Cinematography by
Remi Adefarasin (director of photography)
 
Film Editing by
Valerio Bonelli 
 
Casting by
Leo Davis 
Lissy Holm 
 
Production Design by
Anna Higginson 
 
Art Direction by
David Hindle 
Adam Marshall 
 
Set Decoration by
Andy Grogan 
 
Costume Design by
Ruth Myers 
 
Makeup Department
Corinne Bossu .... makeup artist: dailies
Paul Boyce .... crowd makeup artist
Sidony Etherton .... daily makeup trainee
Gabrielle Hamilton .... crowd hair stylist
Tracey Lee .... makeup dailies
Gemma Low .... makeup artist: daily
Abby Naylor .... assistant makeup artist
Lesley Smith .... hair stylist
Lesley Smith .... makeup artist
Jeremy Woodhead .... hair designer
Jeremy Woodhead .... makeup designer
 
Production Management
Adam Moos .... Executive in Charge of Production
Michael Saxton .... post-production supervisor
Joan Schneider .... unit production manager
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Darren Baba .... crowd assistant director
Samson Haveland .... third assistant director (as Sam Haveland)
Guy Heeley .... first assistant director
Toby Hosking .... key second assistant director
Charlie Reed .... second second assistant director
George Taylor .... floor assistant director
 
Art Department
Philippa Broadhurst .... graphic designer
Simon Cook .... dressing props
James Enright .... props
Craig Gray .... construction manager
Tim Lanning .... head greensman
Kat Law .... assistant art director
Russell Lee .... props
Nathan Middleton .... painter
Katie Ralph .... assistant buyer
Tony Roche .... stand-by painter
Christina Tom .... graphic designer
Claire Trumble .... art department assistant
Kate Elizabeth Wilson .... art department assistant
Darren Wisker .... dressing prop
Ian Zawadzki .... painter
 
Sound Department
Luke Brown .... sound mix technician
Sandy Buchanan .... adr recordist
Peter Burgis .... foley artist
Andrew Caller .... sound re-recording mixer
Simon Chase .... crowd editor
Jeremy Child .... foley editor
John Cochrane .... dialogue editor
Ed Colyer .... foley mixer
Andie Derrick .... foley artist
Simon Diggins .... adr recordist
Glen Gathard .... assistant foley mixer
Peter Lindsay .... production sound mixer
Stephane Malenfant .... second boom operator
Kate Morath .... sound maintenance
Brendan Nicholson .... sound re-recording mixer
Gunnar Oskarsson .... assistant sound editor
Chris Sturmer .... dolby sound consultant
Oliver Tarney .... supervising sound editor
Philip Young .... adr recordist
 
Special Effects by
Neal Champion .... special effects supervisor
Bernard Newton .... special effects senior technician
Scott Peters .... special effects technician
Matthew Roberts .... special effects technician
 
Visual Effects by
Matthew Baker .... digital restoration
James Devlin .... visual effects supervisor
Charlotte Gray .... digital restoration
 
Stunts
Sean Adames .... stunts
Tom Aitken .... stunts
Gary Arthurs .... stunts
Lloyd Bass .... stunts
Marc Cass .... stunt coordinator
James Embree .... stunts
Tim Halloran .... stunts
Erol Mehmet .... stunts
Rory Mulroe .... stunts
Chris Pollard .... stunts
Andy Smart .... stunts (as Andy J Smart)
Julian Spencer .... stunt coordinator
Stephen Walsh .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Ben Adefarasin .... camera loader
Ashley Bond .... focus puller: second unit
Wailoon Chung .... electrician
Anthony Cupples .... electrician
David Draper .... grip
Simon Finney .... a camera: main unit
Brian Greenway .... second assistant camera: "a" camera
Giles Keyte .... still photographer
Vince McGahon .... Steadicam operator
Danny McGee .... practical electrician
Megan Ogilvie .... camera trainee
Gary Parnham .... rigging electrician
Iain Struthers .... focus puller: main camera
Dan Thomas .... electrician
Roger Tooley .... steadicam operator
Zoe Whittaker .... video operator
Paul Swann .... camera and equipment support (uncredited)
 
Casting Department
Vanessa Baker .... adr voice casting
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Claire Hardaker .... key costumer
Eleanor Landgrebe .... costume p.a.
Cristy Watson .... costume assistant
 
Editorial Department
Joel Clarke .... post-production assistant
James Devlin .... first assistant editor
Steve Harrow .... post-production consultant
Adam Inglis .... colorist
Begoña Lopez .... digital intermediate producer
Maya Maffioli .... assistant editor
 
Music Department
Alison Butters .... music clearance
Chris Clad .... violin
Matt Dunkley .... conductor
Matt Dunkley .... orchestrator
Liz Gallacher .... music supervisor
Isobel Griffiths .... orchestra contractor
Kathleen Hasay .... assistant music supervisor
Sam Okell .... protools engineer
Nick Taylor .... additional music scoring engineer
John Warhurst .... music editor
Bruce White .... viola
 
Transportation Department
Jimmy Carruthers .... transportation coordinator
Steve Hammick .... prop transport
Darren Helman .... driver
Llewellyn Thomas .... camera car driver
 
Other crew
Thom Berryman .... media transfer engineer
Andrew Bonner .... assistant production coordinator
Gavin Charlton .... head chef
Joel Clarke .... assistant to director
Eleri Coulten .... location assistant
Matt Curtis .... title design
Christian De-vos .... head of security (as Christian Devos)
Wendy Ellerker .... production accountant
Adam Evans .... production assistant
Sue Field .... script supervisor
Matthew Harvey .... talent assistant
Paul Hayes .... floor runner: dailies
Moira Houlihan .... publicist
Katie Kelly .... production secretary
Paula Lamont .... assistant location manager
Matthew Lawson .... trainee assistant accountant
Katie Mavroleon .... assistant: producers
Jill McCullough .... dialect coach
Sam Mill .... production coordinator
Tariq Mirza .... production legal
Paul Murphy .... assistant accountant
John Prendergast .... unit manager
Jo Randall .... location manager
Edwina Sercombe .... base runner
James Shelley Jamieson .... location assistant
Ryan Walter .... on set runner
Rebecca Wolf .... first assistant accountant
Ben Hope .... security (uncredited)
 
Thanks
Ryan Walter .... acknowledgment
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for language and some sexual material
Runtime:
95 min
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Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
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Did You Know?

Trivia:
The minute he learned that he had landed the part in the film, Christian Cooke let his hair grow. Apart from some minute extensions around the ears, that is all his own hair.See more »
Goofs:
Continuity: The rear light on the train changes position between them jumping on the train and the train moving into the distance during the creditsSee more »
Quotes:
[first lines]
Mr Kendrick:Frederick Taylor. Freddie Taylor. Welcome to Vigilant Life Assurance. I see you grew up in Cemetery Junction. Went to Stone Meade, the worst school in the south of England.
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Soundtrack:
Saturday Night's Alright (For Fighting)See more »

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28 out of 40 people found the following review useful.
Enjoyable, 14 April 2010
Author: Jakksid from United States

"Cemetery Junction" is Ricky Gervais's second attempt at directing a major motion picture. A fan of his previous work in television but having been disappointed by "The Invention of Lying" I was not sure what to expect. The final result was a 95 minute movie that was flawed yet very fun to watch and something to lose yourself in for a short period of time.

The plot of "Cemetery Junction" evolves around three young men in 1973 who are desperately trying to avoid spending the rest of their lives in working class Reading and ending up like their parents. The film itself is mainly a drama but there is plenty of well-placed, classic Gervais comedy throughout. The majority is setting the scene and developing the characters. However, this leads to the final twenty minutes seeming quite rushed with slightly choppy editing and throwing in a few clichés which it had previously done a good job of avoiding. The acting was brilliant for the most part, but I felt Christian Cooke (who probably has the most screen time out of the trio of friends) was a little wooden.

Overall, "Cemetary Junction" is an enjoyable film that should please Gervais fans yet can be more widely appreciated as he is attempting to do something different and, in my opinion, does a pretty good job of it.

7/10

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