This Sporting Life

  |  Book Tickets: 31/01/2000
  |  Buy to Own: 31/01/2000
  |  Watch Now: 05/10/2009
  |  129 min
Rated 12 by the BBFC


Yorkshire miner turned rugby player Frank Machin (Richard Harris) has a number of women chasing after him, but only has eyes for his widowed landlady, Mrs Hammond (Rachel Roberts). However, she remains resolutely unresponsive to his advances. Meanwhile, Frank's rebelliousness at the club is tolerated as long as he is successful on the pitch, but as he comes to appreciate the emptiness of his existence his frustration begins to mount.

Contains moderate sex and violence
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