Overview

After decades of laboring as a Glasgow shipbuilder, Frank Redmond, a no-nonsense 55-year-old working-class man, suddenly finds himself laid off. For the first time in his life, he is without a job or a sense of direction, and he's too proud to ask for guidance. His best mates - rascally Danny, timid Norman and cynical Eddie - are there for him, but Frank still feels desperately alone. An offhand remark from Danny inspires Frank to challenge himself. Already contemplating the state of his relationships with loving wife Joan and all-but-estranged son Rob, Frank is determined to shore up his own self-confidence. He will attempt the near impossible - swimming the English Channel.

  1. Gaby Dellal

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Peter Mullan

    Peter Mullan

    Frank

  2. Brenda Blethyn

    Brenda Blethyn

    Joan

  3. Sean McGinley

    Sean McGinley

    Eddie

  4. Jamie Sives

    Jamie Sives

    Rob

  5. Billy Boyd

    Billy Boyd

    Danny

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On a Clear Day
On a Clear Day

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  • April 7, 2006
    PG-13
    Theatrical

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    Some material may be inappropriate for children under 13. Films given this rating may contain sexual content, brief or partial nudity, some strong language and innuendo, humor, mature themes, political themes, terror and/or intense action violence. However, bloodshed is rarely present. This is the minimum rating at which drug content is present.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 38m

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