Once Upon a Time in the Midlands (2002)

Director
Shane Meadows

Main cast
Robert Carlyle; Rhys Ifans; Shirley Henderson; Kathy Burke; Ricky Tomlinson

Genres
Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance

Description
Dek, a decent but somewhat dull man, enjoys a happy existence with beloved girlfriend Shirley. They live together with her 12-year-old, Marlene: her daughter by the delinquent Jimmy, who flew the coop years ago and hasn't been heard from since. Dek loves Shirley so much that he proposes to her on national television.


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