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The Ploughman's Lunch (1983)

05/30/1983 (GB) Drama 1h 47m
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An age of deceit... A man of our times

Overview

As England begins its military engagement in the Falklands, a BBC news journalist attempts to climb up from his working-class roots, at any cost, lying to those around him to get what he wants, only to discover that he is the recipient of a deception far more clever than his own.

  1. Richard Eyre

    Director

  2. Ian McEwan

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jonathan Pryce

    Jonathan Pryce

    James Penfield

  2. Tim Curry

    Tim Curry

    Jeremy Hancock

  3. Rosemary Harris

    Rosemary Harris

    Ann Barrington

  4. Frank Finlay

    Frank Finlay

    Matthew Fox

  5. Charlie Dore

    Charlie Dore

    Susan Barrington

  6. David de Keyser

    David de Keyser

    Gold

  7. Bill Paterson

    Bill Paterson

    Lecturer

  8. Orlando Wells

    Tom Fox

  9. Nat Jackley

    Mr Penfield

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The Ploughman's Lunch
The Ploughman's Lunch

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Original Language English

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