Peter Cattaneo

A delightful working-class comedy.
25 years ago Sheffield, the huge steel city in Yorkshire, was a 'city on the move'... not any more. During the Thatcher years, the mills closed down, throwing thousands of people out of work. Gaz, superbly played by the ubiquitous Robert Carlyle,...
A small-time bank robber in prison hatches a plan to escape by staging a musical.
Jimmy, James Nesbitt, and Rudy, Lennie James, bungle a bank robbery and wind up in a prison run by a governor, Christopher Plummer, who adores Rodgers and Hammerstein. The governor has written a musical about the life of Nelson, and the lads plan...