- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 1 hours, 35 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: February 24, 2004
- Originally Released: 1980
- Label: Water Bearer Films
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
Performers, Cast and Crew:
British newlyweds find life less than perfect, as they share an apartment with the bride's emotionally dependent, airhead sister and discover their next door neighbor was their high school teacher. Things boil over into hilarious outbursts as the tensions become unbearable.
British Television |
Family Interaction |
Family Relations |
Made-For-Network TV |
- Originally shown on British television, the film is also known as BBC2 PLAYHOUSE: GROWN-UPS.
- The film's final credit reads "Devised and Directed by Mike Leigh," a tribute to Leigh's improvisational approach toward building his scripts.
- Brenda Blethyn would go on to receive acclaim for her role in another Mike Leigh film, SECRETS & LIES, sixteen years after her appearance in GROWN-UPS.