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Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit

Cheese-loving eccentric Wallace and his cunning canine pal, Gromit, investigate a mystery in Nick Park's animated adventure, in which the lovable inventor and his intrepid pup run a business ridding the town of garden pests. Using only humane methods that turn their home into a halfway house for evicted vermin, the pair stumble upon a mystery involving a voracious vegetarian monster that threatens to ruin the annual veggie-growing contest.

Release On: 4th - September - 2005

Vote Count: 1388
Vote Average: 6.9/10


Chicken Run

Having been hopelessly repressed and facing eventual certain death at the British chicken farm where they are held, Ginger the chicken along with the help of Rocky the American rooster decide to rebel and lead their fellow chickens in a great escape from the murderous farmers Mr. and Mrs. Tweedy and their farm of doom.

Release On: 21st - June - 2000

Vote Count: 2791
Vote Average: 6.6/10


The 51st State

Elmo McElroy is a streetwise American master chemist who heads to England to sell his special new formula - a powerful, blue concoction guaranteed to take you to 'the 51st state.' McElroy's new product delivers a feeling 51 times more powerful than any thrill, any pleasure, any high in history. But his plans for a quick, profitable score go comically awry when he gets stuck in Liverpool with an unlikely escort and his ex-girlfriend and becomes entangled in a bizarre web of double-dealing and double-crosses.

Release On: 7th - December - 2001

Vote Count: 310
Vote Average: 6.2/10


Billy Elliot

Set against the background of the 1984 Miner's Strike, 11-year-old Billy Elliot stumbles out of the boxing ring and onto the ballet floor. He faces many trials and triumphs as he strives to conquer his family's set ways, inner conflict, and standing on his toes.

Release On: 18th - May - 2000

Vote Count: 2136
Vote Average: 7.6/10


The Full Monty

Sheffield, England. Gaz, a jobless steelworker in need of quick cash persuades his mates to bare it all in a one-night-only strip show.

Release On: 13th - August - 1997

Vote Count: 860
Vote Average: 7/10


24 Hour Party People

In 1976, Tony Wilson sets up Factory Records and brings Manchester's music to the world.

Release On: 13th - February - 2002

Vote Count: 208
Vote Average: 7/10


Four Lions

Four incompetent British terrorists set out to train for and commit an act of terror.

Release On: 7th - May - 2010

Vote Count: 666
Vote Average: 7/10


Withnail & I

Two out-of-work actors -- the anxious, luckless Marwood and his acerbic, alcoholic friend, Withnail -- spend their days drifting between their squalid flat, the unemployment office and the pub. When they take a holiday "by mistake" at the country house of Withnail's flamboyantly gay uncle, Monty, they encounter the unpleasant side of the English countryside: tedium, terrifying locals and torrential rain.

Release On: 19th - June - 1987

Vote Count: 278
Vote Average: 7.5/10


Get Carter

Jack Carter is a small-time hood working in London. When word reaches him of his brothers death, he travels to Newcastle to attend the funeral. Refusing to accept the police report of suicide, Carter seeks out his brother’s friends and acquaintances to learn who murdered his sibling and why.

Release On: 3rd - March - 1971

Vote Count: 208
Vote Average: 7/10


I, Daniel Blake

A middle aged carpenter, who requires state welfare after injuring himself, is joined by a single mother in a similar scenario.

Release On: 21st - October - 2016

Vote Count: 688
Vote Average: 7.7/10


Threads

Documentary style account of a nuclear holocaust and its effect on the working class city of Sheffield, England; and the eventual long run effects of nuclear war on civilization.

Release On: 23rd - September - 1984

Vote Count: 103
Vote Average: 8/10


Calendar Girls

Members of a Yorkshire branch of the Women's Institute cause controversy when they pose nude for a charity calendar.

Release On: 2nd - September - 2003

Vote Count: 183
Vote Average: 6.7/10


The History Boys

The story of an unruly class of bright, funny history students at a Yorkshire grammar school in pursuit of an undergraduate place at Oxford or Cambridge. Bounced between their maverick English master, a young and shrewd teacher hired to up their test scores, a grossly out-numbered history teacher, and a headmaster obsessed with results, the boys attempt to pass.

Release On: 2nd - October - 2006

Vote Count: 108
Vote Average: 6.8/10


Little Voice

After the death of her father, Little Voice or LV becomes a virtual recluse, never going out and hardly ever saying a word. She just sits in her bedroom listening to her father's collection of old records of Shirley Bassey, Marilyn Monroe and various other famous female singers. But at night time, LV sings, imitating these great singers with surprising accuracy. One night she is overheard by one of her mother's boyfriends, who happens to be a talent agent. He manages to convince her that her talent is special and arranges for her to perform at the local night club, but several problems arise.

Release On: 5th - November - 1998

Vote Count: 106
Vote Average: 6.6/10


Brassed Off

A small Yorkshire mining town is threatened with being shut down and the only hope is for the men to enter their Grimley Colliery Brass Band into a national competition. They believe they have no hope until Gloria appears carrying her Flugelhorn. At first mocked for being a woman, she soon becomes the only chance for the band to win.

Release On: 1st - November - 1996

Vote Count: 141
Vote Average: 7.1/10


Kes

A young, English working-class boy spends his free time caring for and training his pet falcon.

Release On: 3rd - April - 1970

Vote Count: 182
Vote Average: 7.4/10


East Is East

In 1971 Salford fish-and-chip shop owner George Khan expects his family to follow his strict Pakistani Muslim ways. But his children, with an English mother and having been born and brought up in Britain, increasingly see themselves as British and start to reject their father's rules on dress, food, religion, and living in general.

Release On: 14th - May - 1999

Vote Count: 115
Vote Average: 6.6/10


The Damned United

Taking over Leeds United, Brian Clough's abrasive approach and his clear dislike of the players' dirty style of play make it certain there is going to be friction. Glimpses of his earlier career help explain both his hostility to previous manager Don Revie and how much he is missing right-hand man Peter Taylor.

Release On: 27th - March - 2009

Vote Count: 319
Vote Average: 7.3/10


My Summer of Love

In the Yorkshire countryside, working-class tomboy Mona meets the exotic, pampered Tasmin. Over the summer season, the two young women discover they have much to teach one another, and much to explore together.

Release On: 17th - June - 2005

Vote Count: 125
Vote Average: 6.3/10


The Parole Officer

A hapless parole officer is framed for murder by a crooked police chief. To prove his innocence he must entice his former clients away from the law abiding lives they are now living to recover the evidence that will save him.

Release On: 10th - August - 2001

Vote Count: 56
Vote Average: 5.9/10