Meantime Movie Download

Meantime YTS

1983
Action / Comedy / Drama
23
7.2/10
4.8K
1 hr 42 min

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Plot Summary:
A working-class family in London’s East End is struggling to stay afloat during the recession under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher’s premiership. Only the mother Mavis is working; father Frank and the couple’s two sons Colin, a timid, chronically shy individual and Mark, an outspoken, headstrong young man, are on the dole. This situation is contrasted by the presence of Mavis’s sister Barbara, and her husband John, whose financial and social loftiness appears to be a comfortable facade over the unspoken soreness of a lackluster marriage.
Director
Mike Leigh
Top Cast
Gary Oldman as Coxy

Tim Roth as Colin

Pam Ferris as Mavis

Alfred Molina as John


Meantime 1983 720p torrent details

759.85 MB
1204*720
English 2.0
NR

Subtitles
23.976 fps
1 hr 42 min
Seeds 2.

Meantime 1983 1080p torrent details

1.6 GB
1792*1072
English 2.0
NR

Subtitles
23.976 fps
1 hr 42 min
Seeds 10.

Meantime review

Reviewed by Theo Robertson

5 / 10

Mundane Time
Along with Alan Clark and Ken Loach Mike Leigh was at the forefront of British social realist . Of these three directors I always found Clarke the most incisive of the trio and SCUM is still well regarded even by people who were born after the release of the cinema version in 1979 . Loach however became a parody of a professional socialist shouting on a soap box and his films became increasingly polemical masturbation fantasy involving the oppressed proles . Leigh is somewhat different from his two peers . While he doesn’t stuff politics down the audiences throat he hasn’t really made a film with the same impact as SCUM . That said I do remember seeing MEANTIME on Channel 4 in the 1980s , liking it and discussing with my peers . Over 30 years later it has an amazing cast of British actors before they well known Leigh has always had a reputation of spotting potential raw talent and of the cast Phil Daniels was by the far best known cast member of this production . Roth , Oldman , Molina and even Pam Ferris would have to be slightly patient before becoming well known thespians . Watching the talent here is no surprise that Oldman and Roth moved in to international stardom . Roth plays a retarded social outcast trying to find his way in life while Oldman plays a fascist National Front skinhead

The downside is that MEANTIME is a very mundane , low concept film where very little happens . In fact the only incident of note is Oldman’s fascist sharing a lift with a big black guy . That said it is a window on the world of Thatcher’s Britain where a haircut might cost as much as £1.20 and the hourly rate of pay in a dead end job was £1.70 . Most nostalgic of all was the drug of choice being Carlsberg Special Brew . Apart from that MEANTIME isn’t nearly as good as I remembered it asRead More

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