Afternoon Off

(1979)
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Lee, a Chinese man, works as a waiter in a hotel in England, despite speaking very little English. Told that a girl called Iris might be interested in him, on his afternoon off work he buys a box of chocolates and sets off to find her.

  1. Alan Bennett

    Writer

  2. Stephen Frears

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Henry Man

    Lee

  2. Benjamin Whitrow

    Benjamin Whitrow

    Father

  3. Angela Morant

    Mother

  4. Pasquale Perrino

    Maitre d'

  5. Philip Jackson

    Philip Jackson

    Bernard

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Afternoon Off

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Status Released

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  • February 3, 1979
    Theatrical

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Original Language English

Runtime 1h 3m

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