This Is England '86 (2010)

TV Mini-Series  -  Drama
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 4,904 users  
Reviews: 11 user | 9 critic

This Is England '86 is a 2010 British drama miniseries written by Shane Meadows and Jack Thorne. A spin-off from the 2006 film This Is England, and set three years later, it focuses on the ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 titles
created 09 Jan 2012
 
a list of 47 titles
created 06 May 2012
 
a list of 46 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 30 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 32 titles
created 9 months ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: This Is England '86 (2010– )

This Is England '86 (2010– ) on IMDb 8.3/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of This Is England '86.

User Polls

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
2010  
4 wins & 8 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

This Is England '88 (TV Mini-Series 2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Set during Christmas 1988, Lol is haunted by the devastating events that took place two and a half years before. She and Woody both find themselves struggling to cope with their lives ... See full summary »

Stars: Andrew Ellis, Andrew Shim, Chanel Cresswell
Somers Town (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A black-and-white study of a social environment in London, concentrating on a pair of unlikely new friends and the girl they both fancy.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Thomas Turgoose, Ireneusz Czop, Piotr Jagiello
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Two twelve-year-old boys, Romeo and Gavin, undergo an extraordinary test of character and friendship when Morell, a naive but eccentric and dangerous stranger, comes between them. Morell ... See full summary »

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Martin Arrowsmith, Dave Blant, Darren O. Campbell
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

In a typical English working-class town, the juveniles have nothing more to do than hang around in gangs. One day, Alan Darcy, a highly motivated man with the same kind of youth experience,... See full summary »

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Bob Hoskins, Danny Nussbaum, Toby
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Rock roadie, Le Donk, has lived, loved and learned. Along the way, he's lost a classy girlfriend but gained a sidekick, Scorz-Ayz-Ee. He sets out to make Scorz a star with a little help from the Artic Monkeys.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Paddy Considine, Dean Palinczuk, Olivia Colman
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After seeing his ex-girlfriend (Henderson) turn down a nationally televised marriage proposal, a small-time crook (Carlyle) returns to his hometown to try and win back her heart.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Robert Carlyle, Rhys Ifans, Kathy Burke
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Shane Meadows documents the reunion of iconic British band, The Stone Roses.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Shane Meadows, Ian Brown, Mani
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A disaffected soldier (Considine) returns to his hometown to get even with the thugs who brutalized his mentally-challenged brother (Kebbell) years ago.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Paddy Considine, Gary Stretch, Toby Kebbell
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A story about a troubled boy growing up in England, set in 1983. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends even like family. Based on experiences of director Shane Meadows.

Director: Shane Meadows
Stars: Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham, Jo Hartley
Documentary | Short
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  
Director: Humphrey Jennings
Biography | Drama

The life story of British cyclist Tom Simpson, who became the country's first citizen to lead the Tour de France in the 1960s.

Director: Shane Meadows
The Hatching (2014)
Comedy | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

On the death of his father, Tim Webber returns to his childhood village in Somerset to find something sinister is disturbing the idyllic peace of the villagers.

Director: Michael Anderson
Stars: Andrew Lee Potts, Georgia Henshaw, Thomas Turgoose
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
Andrew Ellis ...
 Gadget (4 episodes, 2010)
Andrew Shim ...
 Milky (4 episodes, 2010)
Chanel Cresswell ...
 Kelly (4 episodes, 2010)
Danielle Watson ...
 Trev (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Banjo (4 episodes, 2010)
Hannah Walters ...
 Trudy (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Woody (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Cynthia Fields (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Mick (4 episodes, 2010)
Katherine Dow Blyton ...
 Chrissy (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Harvey (4 episodes, 2010)
Perry Benson ...
 Meggy (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Smell (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Shaun (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Lol (4 episodes, 2010)
...
 Higgy (3 episodes, 2010)
Kriss Dosanjh ...
 Mr. Sandhu (3 episodes, 2010)
...
 Flip (3 episodes, 2010)
...
 Combo (3 episodes, 2010)
Adam Hunt ...
 Winston (3 episodes, 2010)
William Travis ...
 Mr. Squires (3 episodes, 2010)
Ann Evans ...
 Woman on Stairs (2 episodes, 2010)
Georgia May Foote ...
 Gemma (2 episodes, 2010)
Gwen Park ...
 Nurse (2 episodes, 2010)
Ian Brown ...
 Tempestuous Copper (2 episodes, 2010)
Mike Sherbert ...
 Tempestuous Copper (2 episodes, 2010)
Jack Thorne ...
 Carrotbum (2 episodes, 2010)
Kate Wood ...
 Registrar (2 episodes, 2010)
Lorna Gayle ...
 Bimpe (2 episodes, 2010)
Rebecca Manley ...
 Babs (2 episodes, 2010)
Seamus O'Neill ...
 Man at Window (2 episodes, 2010)
Steve Brody ...
 Richard (2 episodes, 2010)
Tony Denham ...
 Harvey's Dad (2 episodes, 2010)
...
 Doctor (2 episodes, 2010)
Yvonn Crann ...
 Woman at Job Centre (2 episodes, 2010)
Graeme Ford ...
 Colly (2 episodes, 2010)
Edit

Storyline

This Is England '86 is a 2010 British drama miniseries written by Shane Meadows and Jack Thorne. A spin-off from the 2006 film This Is England, and set three years later, it focuses on the mod revival scene rather than the skinhead subculture. Like the film, This Is England '86 stars Thomas Turgoose as Shaun, although Lol (Vicky McClure) and Woody (Joe Gilgun) play even more central roles. The story takes place during the 1986 FIFA World Cup. As Shaun completes his last school exam, he realises he will have to find his way in the world. His friends, who include Woody, Lol, Smell, Gadget and Meggy, are still around, looking for love, entertainment and employment. Written by Raja Kashif

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

|

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

7 September 2010 (UK)  »

Also Known As:

Ez itt Anglia '86  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Filming was completed by June 5, 2010. See more »

Connections

Follows This Is England (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This is England '86, Brilliant Drama!
30 October 2010 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This is England '86 is a great follow on to the original film, based in 1983. I think the actors are sensational and Thomas Turgoose, the young boy is very original and such a seeker. When you watch other films with some of the actors who have done terrible things you feel like you can't feel sorry for them but you do because there such good actors :)

The only problem was for me is the horrific disturbing rape scene in this programme. On Episode 3, Series 1 it was shocking and many people agree with my opinion. There was many complaints BUT that means the programme has tried to make people feel disturbed which proves it is a good Drama!


3 of 11 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Improvised scenes counter-productive? mukhape
Did anyone else mistakenly think it was Paddy Considine playing Mick? misteramara
Names + Ages of the Characters cmcb91
Combo's future? brontlanders
What story lines would you like to see in the next series? cmcb91
Combo's Return made-of-stars
Discuss This Is England '86 (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?