A Taste Of Honey

Rate this movie:
Original title: A Taste Of Honey - 1961 | 101 min
Genre: Drama
Director: Tony Richardson
Cast: Rita Tushingham, Dora Bryan, Robert Stephens, Murray Melvin, Paul Danquah
A gritty tale set in the English industrial city of Manchester in the early 60s. It tales the tale of Helen (Dora Bryan) a middle aged single mother of Jo (Rita Tushingham) her 17 year old daughter. The pair move from one squalid dwelling to another as Helen falls behind in the rent as she uses her meagre supply of cash for alcohol. Meanwhile Jo falls into a relationship with a sailor becomes pregnant and finds herself abandoned by both her lover and her mother but is befriended by a young gay man who promises to stand by her. Winner of multi-BAFTAs this was a realism at its best.
You May Also Like
The Big Sleep
Great Expectations
The Red Shoes
Concrete Cowboys
Kill Cruise
And Then There Were None
The Razors Edge
Armynel
All About Eve
The Postman Always Ring Twice
Escape From Sobibor
The Detective
Born To Win
Woman On The Run
The Snake Pit
Brief Encounter

Register to manage your movies, join discussions and more!

Create An Account

Join The Discussion

Please sign in to comment

Load More...