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Crowhurst (2017)

1968: An inexperienced sailor enters a round the world race which he fears he won't be able to complete yet alone win. In order to save his dignity, he decides to cheat to come last but things don't go according to plan.

Director:

Simon Rumley

Writers:

Andy Briggs, Simon Rumley (Additional Writing by)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Justin Salinger ... Donald Crowhurst
Amy Loughton ... Clare Crowhurst
Haydn May Haydn May ... Simon Crowhurst
Marcus May Marcus May ... James Crowhurst
Austin May ... Roger Crowhurst
Agatha Cameron Kettle Agatha Cameron Kettle ... Rachel Crowhurst
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Simon Armstrong ... Archie
Chris Ayles ... Edward
Eric Colvin ... Ronald
Christopher Davies Christopher Davies ... Chay Blyth
Glyn Dilley ... Stanley Best
Edwin Flay ... Peter Porter
Christopher Hale Christopher Hale ... Rodney Hallworth
Michael Harkin Michael Harkin ... Robin Knox-Johnson
Adrian Harris ... Adam Cunley-Jones
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1968: An inexperienced sailor enters a round the world race which he fears he won't be able to complete yet alone win. In order to save his dignity, he decides to cheat to come last but things don't go according to plan.

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It is the Mercy...

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Biography | Drama | Sport

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

23 March 2018 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Bristol, UK See more »

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Budget:

£500,000 (estimated)
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One of two biopics about Donald Crowhurst slated for release in the UK only a few weeks apart. The other is The Mercy (2018), starring Colin Firth as Crowhurst. Crowhurst was finished earlier, but the distributor of The Mercy (Studiocanal) bought the distribution rights and delayed the release until the month after that of the other film. See more »

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