Under Mike Leigh’s direction, David Thewlis’s depiction of Johnny is astounding. By turns hilarious and hateful, he turns his character into the ultimate anti-hero of our time, a complex mixture of cold, immoral cynicism and deeply passionate sympathy.
Director Mike Leigh
Writer Mike Leigh
Cast David Thewlis, Katrin Cartlidge
Producers Simon Channing Williams
Production Credits Thin Man Films, British Screen Productions, Channel Four Films