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Accounts (1983)

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The efforts of a widowed Scots family to keep the farmer's estate going after his death fail through poor accountancy.

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Michael Darlow

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Michael Wilcox (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Elspeth Charlton Elspeth Charlton ... Mary Mawson
Robert Smeaton Robert Smeaton ... Andy Mawson
Michael McNally Michael McNally ... Donald Mawson
Jonathan Newth ... James
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Charles Kearney Charles Kearney ... Auctioneer
Tony Roper Tony Roper ... Duff (as Anthony Roper)
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The efforts of a widowed Scots family to keep the farmer's estate going after his death fail through poor accountancy.

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Smeaton and McNally were together in the rock group White Heat around this time, a local favourite in the Newcastle area for a number of years. See more »

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Written, Arranged and Conducted by John Scott
Performed by Jackie Lee
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Will this film ever be shown again?
26 January 2007 | by roystonbettsSee all my reviews

Although not one of the greatest of the original Film 4 films in the early '80s, it is nevertheless an enjoyable and watchable movie that I would like to see again.

In common with the previous comment I would like to have a copy as a couple of the lead performances were notable and the story line (now oft repeated) was decent and at times gritty.

Considering Channel 4 / Film On 4 show a large number of films repeatedly, it seems a shame that they cannot find a slot to reshow this film. Also in common with the previous writer, I found approaching Channel 4 to be a waste of time.

Has anyone got a copy of 'Accounts' that th


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