Mrs. Mp Harris

Helpful votes received on reviews: 87% (26 of 30)
Location: UK


Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,311,361 - Total Helpful Votes: 26 of 30
26 of 30 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A rare gem, 6 Aug 2012
This film was a surprise. I did not expect to be so moved to both tears and laughter-often at the same time. It showed a realism about the difficulties some young people face and can create for themselves and others and the humour with which they face life-limiting situations but, instead of wallowing in this, it provided hope of something better-through the support of a kindly father-figure, the love of partner and child and the discovery of an unforeseen talent. It made me think how many lives could be made meaningful by investing the millions some people do in a bit of flavoured water- "whisky"-into the lives of young people so that they can escape from poverty and brutality. Everyone… Read more