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Madonna and Child (1980)

| Short, Drama | 1980 (UK)
Robert Tucker, a sorrowful, solitary man, given to bouts of weeping, tries to balance his life caring for his aging mother, his Catholicism, his homosexuality, and his dull job. One night, ... See full summary »

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Terence Davies

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Terence Davies
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Cast overview:
Terry O'Sullivan Terry O'Sullivan ... Robert Tucker (middle-age)
Sheila Raynor ... Robert's Mother
Paul Barber
John Meynell John Meynell
Brian Ward Brian Ward
Dave Cooper Dave Cooper ... Man with Tattoo
Mark Walton Mark Walton
Mal Jefferson Mal Jefferson
Lovette Edwards Lovette Edwards
Rita Thatchery Rita Thatchery
Eddie Ross Eddie Ross
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Robert Tucker, a sorrowful, solitary man, given to bouts of weeping, tries to balance his life caring for his aging mother, his Catholicism, his homosexuality, and his dull job. One night, after his mother has gone to bed, he dons leather and heads for a private club. He telephones a tattoo artist with a special request. He goes to confession, accusing himself of despairing. He cries out during a nightmare, waking his mother. "You're a good boy," she's told him. He prays the Stations of the Cross, and he lives out his own sorrowful mysteries. Written by <jhailey@hotmail.com>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

1980 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

I panagia kai to vrefos See more »

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Mono

Color:

Color
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Edited into The Terence Davies Trilogy (1983) See more »

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