Clive Owen stars as a prison inmate who goes into an experimental "open" prison where the inmates walk around freely and get job training for their impending releases. While there, he discovers he has a talent for growing flowers. His talent is recognized by a gardening guru who encourages him and four other inmates to enter a national gardening competition.Written by
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Parts were also filmed at Queen Elizabeth's Training College, Leatherhead. The hospital room was really the TV room for students. See more »
Towards the end of the movie when Colin is walking with Primrose through to the garden in the competition, she is/is not wearing a necklace between shots. See more »
Roses are red, violets are blue. I'm about to f*** up. So what else is new?
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The Radetsky March
Written by Johann Strauss Sr. (as Johann Strauss)
Performed by Band of H.M. Coldstream Guards (as The Regimental Band of the Coldstream Guards)
By permission of Colonel EBL Armistead OBE Regimental Lieutenant Colonel, Coldstream Guards
Director of Music: Major DJ Marshall ARCM LTCL BBCM psm See more »
This is a wonderful (true) story of hardened criminals who, through gardening, become human again. The performances are all quite excellent, including that of the ever-enjoyable Helen Mirren. Even if you aren't a gardener, you will enjoy this film about redemption and triumph.
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