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Go Now (1995)

R | | Drama, Romance, Sport | 1 May 1998 (USA)
Nick, is a young Scottish soccer player living in the big city. He meets Karen, and the two fall in love and move in together. Soon after, Nick exhibits signs of serious illness. As his ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robert Carlyle ... Nick Cameron
Juliet Aubrey ... Karen Walker
James Nesbitt ... Tony
Sophie Okonedo ... Paula
Berwick Kaler ... Sammy
Darren Tighe Darren Tighe ... Dell
Sean McKenzie Sean McKenzie ... George
John Brobbey John Brobbey ... Geoff
Sara Stockbridge Sara Stockbridge ... Bridget
Tom Watson Tom Watson ... Bill Cameron
Barbara Rafferty Barbara Rafferty ... Madge Cameron
Sean Rocks Sean Rocks ... Charlie
Dave Schneider Dave Schneider ... Doctor
Tony Curran ... Chris Cameron
Erin McMahon Erin McMahon ... Julie Cameron
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Nick, is a young Scottish soccer player living in the big city. He meets Karen, and the two fall in love and move in together. Soon after, Nick exhibits signs of serious illness. As his body slowly succumbs to multiple sclerosis, he experiences a wide sweep of jagged emotions, and in the process gives himself and those who love him the strength to carry on. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

Love now, Live now...

Genres:

Drama | Romance | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and sexuality | See all certifications »
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1 May 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bola pra Frente See more »

Filming Locations:

UK

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,657, 3 May 1998

Gross USA:

$25,695

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$25,695
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Sound Mix:

DTS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Connections

References True Lies (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

No Woman No Cry
Written by Vincent Ford
Performed by Bob Marley
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Stunning performance by Carlyle
13 September 2000 | by kellyfoxSee all my reviews

Robert Carlyle delivers a stunning performance in this film. Starting off as a rough-and-tumble guy, he really shows range as his character opens up emotionally with the development of a romantic relationship, and then begins a struggle with MS. Confusion, doubt, anger, pain, determination, fear...you name it: he pegs it.

Though the plot could've used a bit more work and the other actors aren't as strong as Carlyle, Go Now is still worth a viewing just for his performance alone. It leaves you with the impression that the film really was made just to be a showcase for his work. Occasional comic relief from his buddies provided a witty twist, and the soundtrack was top-notch.


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