24 Hour Party People (2002)

Director : Michael Winterbottom

Genre : Biography, Comedy, Drama, Music

Cast : (in credits order) , Steve Coogan as Tony Wilson , Lennie James as Alan Erasmus , John Thomson as Charles , Nigel Pivaro as Actor at Granada , Paddy Considine as Rob Gretton , Shirley Henderson as Lindsay , Andy Serkis as Martin Hannett , John Simm as Bernard Sumner , Ralf Little as Hooky (Peter Hook) , Mark Windows as Johnny Rotten , Sean Harris as Ian Curtis , Paul Popplewell as Paul Ryder , Danny Cunningham as Shaun Ryder , Dave Gorman as John the Postman , Martin Hancock as Howard Devoto , Ron Cook as Derek Ryder , Raymond Waring as Vini , Peter Kay as Don Tonay , Mark E. Smith as Punter , Naomi Radcliffe as Twitchy Girl , Tim Horrocks as Steve , Rob Brydon as Ryan Letts , Howard Devoto as Cleaner , Collette Cooper as Sadie , Tracy Cunliffe as Other Girl in Nosh Van , Enzo Cilenti as Peter Saville , Duncan Whitworth as Jez , Michael Mitchell Jr. as Simon (as Michael Mitchell Jnr.) , Claire Lever as Assistant , Neil Bell as Aspiring Singer , Aidan Cross as Goth , Simon Pegg as Journalist , Elizabeth Kelly as Ian's Gran , Darren Tighe as Mike Pickering , Chris Coghill as Bez , Anna Tyborczyk as Gillian , Peter Gunn as Farmer , Dan Hope as Mark , Nick Clarke as Gaz , Margi Clarke as Actor in Corridor , Mani as Sound Engineer , Smug Roberts as Railway Guard , Clint Boon as 2nd Railway Guard , Toby Salaman as Sir Keith Joseph , Conrad Murray as Bailey Brother , Martin Coogan as Chris Nagle , Rowetta Satchell as Herself (as Rowetta) , Kieran O'Brien as Nathan (as Keiran O'Brien) , Kate Magowan as Yvette , Paul Ryder as Pel , Roger Kennedy as Doorman Sam , Sean Cernow as Little Pel , Fiona Allen as Cloakroom Girl , Helen Schlesinger as Hilary , Joshua McNicholas as Oliver , Tony Wilson as Studio Director (as Anthony H. Wilson) , Keith Allen as Roger Ames , Dino as Wise Guy , A. Bowser as Wise Guy (as Mr. A. Bowser) , Gary Roberts as Wise Guy rest of cast listed alphabetically: , Dave Haslam as Himself, Nick Mason as Gaz, Mike Pickering as Himself, Terri Seymour as Wheel of Fortune Co-Host , Kenny Baker as Zookeeper (uncredited), Michael Biggam as Sex Pistols Fan (uncredited), Jean-Jacques Burnel as Himself – The Stranglers (archive footage) (uncredited), Martin Nigel Davey as Partygoer (uncredited), John Lydon as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited), Sean McKenzie as Man at Sex Pistols Gig (uncredited), Iggy Pop as Himself (archive footage) (uncredited), Siouxsie Sioux as Herself (archive footage) (uncredited), Paul Weller as Himself – The Jam (archive footage) (uncredited)

Plot : In 1976, Tony Wilson kinds wide awake Factory Records plus brings Manchester’s music to the world.

Run Time : 117 min

Country : UK

Language : English

Filming Locations : Chester, Cheshire, England, UK

Company : Baby Cow Productions

Trivia : Peter Hook like New Order expressd inside words the show because “A show almost about the major c**t inside Manchester, played by the accommodate biggest”.

Goofs : Factual errors: At the Sex Pistols concert, Tony Wilson identifies one amongst the types there since “Stiff Kittens, in a while Warsaw, in a while Joy Division, as anyways as lastly New Order”. The band on no account authoritatively glided by the talk about Stiff Kittens; they completed grant it to engagement old on an advert because a approach since they didn’t taste any esoteric talk about they may possibly use, except the initially official talk about because that certain band was Warsaw.

Plot Summary : Manchester 1976: Cambridge well-versed Tony Wilson, Granada TV presenter, is at a Sex Pistols gig. Totally emboldened by this pivotal age inside music history, he with his friends got bend of a account label, Factory Records, signing originally Joy Division (who continue to transform New Order) at that time James with the Happy Mondays, who the entirety transform seminal artists of their time. What ensues is a narrative of music, sex, drugs, larger-than-life characters, with the looming of one in all the more or less well known dance clubs inside the world, The Hacienda – a mecca since clubbers since well known since the likes of Studio 54. Graphically depicting the music with dance heritage of Manchester take cool in the delayed 70’s to the timely 90’s, this comedy records the vibrancy that plotted out Mad-chester the district inside the globe that you might more or less comparable to to be.

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