Penny's love for her partner, taxi-driver Phil, has run dry. He is a gentle, philosophical guy, and she works on the checkout at a supermarket. Their daughter Rachel cleans in a home for elderly people, and their son Rory is unemployed and aggressive. The joy has gone out of Phil's and Penny's life, but when Rory becomes ill and has to be rushed to hospital, they are finally brought together to rediscover their love.

  • Duration: 128
  • Production year: 2002
  • Country: France, United Kingdom
  • Subtitles: Subtitles: Portuguese

Mike Leigh