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A Taste of Honey

1961 Rated UR 1hr 40m

Young Jo (Rita Tushingham) struggles to survive a series of hard knocks in Tony Richardson's realistic tale of working-class life in 1960s England. Abandoned by her alcoholic mother (Dora Bryan), Jo is taken in by a kindly gay friend (Murray Melvin), who nobly sets about creating an unconventional family when the girl discovers she's pregnant. But plans for a happy home fall apart when Jo's wretched, parasitic mum shows up.

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Movie Details

Awards
1962 BAFTA®
  • Best British Film
  • Best Actress: Dora Bryan
  • Best Film nominee
1963 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Foreign Language Film nominee
Ratings
UR
Unrated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.

DVD details

Blu-ray details

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.66:1

Subtitles

English SDH

Closed captioned

No

Screen formats

Widescreen 1.66:1

Subtitles

English SDH

Closed captioned

No