The Damned United Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 4402

Average Rating: 2.7/4

# of Ratings: 36

Theatrical Release Date: 10/09/2009

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 02/23/2010

Language: English

Genre: Drama, Sport

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Tom Hooper

Actors: Michael Sheen, Colm Meaney, Jim Broadbent, Tomasz Kocinski, Timothy Spall, Keiran Waite

Plot: Follows Brian Clough's 44-day tenure as manager for reigning champions Leeds United. -- Chris Kavan

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dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/04/2011

Something to watch

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KC - wrote on 08/30/2011

this film shows the Ego and passion the Great Brian Clough had as a manager and Person Michael Sheen does a fantastic performance.this film is a must see for all fans of football.

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Rakkie - wrote on 10/12/2009

really nice movie. i have enjoyed. Brian Clough was one of the most fascinating and brilliant manager on football. Michael Sheen is brilliant as Clough and captures the ego and charisma. The film is best for people who is into british football. i like it

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Yojimbo - wrote on 02/26/2017

This biopic of football legend Brian Clough concentrates on his early career which saw his meteoric rise from manager of relegation-battling lower league team Derby County to manager of league champions Leeds United. Martin Sheen once again employs his chameleonic skills to become the short-tempered, egotistical yet hugely charismatic and beloved character that was to change the face of modern football. The film centres around his bitter rivalry with previous Leeds manager Don Revie and attempts to look past his abrasive style and understand the man behind the media persona. His particular brand of narcissism is softened by a warm bromance with assistant manager Peter Taylor - played by the ever reliable Timothy Spall. The Damned United paints a believable picture of the man behind the …

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