This Sporting Life
Richard Harris won Cannes Film Festival's Best Actor Award for his portrayal of a coal miner who finds success as a professional rugby player, only to discover that his standing in society's rigid hierarchy remains unchanged. Meanwhile, his attempts to love his embittered, widowed landlady only serve to further isolate him in depression and the bleak landscape of industrial northern England. Rachel Roberts co-stars in this acclaimed drama.
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- Lindsay Anderson
- 1964 BAFTA®
- 1964 Golden Globe Awards
- Best Actress in a Motion Picture (Drama) nominee
- Best Foreign Language Film nominee
URUnrated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono
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Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it