Lions Gate Films | Release Date: September 3, 1999
Summary: Fleeing from his evil stepfather, a mentally challenged young man (Bale) escapes to the English countryside. In his travels, he befriends an eccentric old man (Hurt) who spends his days burying animals killed by speeding motorists.
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Runtime: 112 min
Rating: Rated R for some violence.
Production: BBC Films
Genres: Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Aug 19, 2003
Director Credit
Jeremy Thomas Director
Writer Credit
Eski Thomas Screenplay
Walker Hamilton Writer
Cast Credit
Amanda Boyle Des
Amy Robbins Valerie Ann Platt, Bobby's Mother
Andrew Dixon Philip
Christian Bale Bobby Platt
Daniel Benzali Bernard 'The Fat' De Winter
Elizabeth Earl Child In Van
Helen Kluger Icecream Vendor
James Faulkner Mr. Stuart Whiteside
John Higgins Dean
John Hurt Mr. Summers
John O'Toole Lorry Driver
Kaye Griffiths Lepidopterist
Sevilla Delofski Janet, De Winter's Secretary
Shane Barks Young Bobby
Sjoerd Broeks Mark
Producer Credit
Chris Auty Executive Producer
Denise O'Dell Co-Producer
Hercules Bellville Associate Producer
Jeremy Thomas Producer
Peter Watson Co-Associate Producer