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This Is England '90 

The year is 1990, the rave scene has just entered England. The sound of the Stone roses lurks toward Shaun and the gang. This means that Woody and Lol are living in a domestic bliss, they are happy again. But this year will see huge changes in everyone. This is the year 1990. This is England.
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Lyra Mae Thomas Lyra Mae Thomas ...  Lisa 4 episodes, 2015
Billy Braithwait Billy Braithwait ...  Jimmy 4 episodes, 2015
Chanel Cresswell ...  Kelly 4 episodes, 2015
Katherine Dow Blyton Katherine Dow Blyton ...  Chrissy 4 episodes, 2015
Andrew Ellis Andrew Ellis ...  Gadget 4 episodes, 2015
Joseph Gilgun ...  Woody 4 episodes, 2015
Jo Hartley ...  Cynth / ... 4 episodes, 2015
Vicky McClure ...  Lol 4 episodes, 2015
Andrew Shim ...  Milky 4 episodes, 2015
Michael Socha ...  Harvey 4 episodes, 2015
Thomas Turgoose ...  Shaun 4 episodes, 2015
Danielle Watson Danielle Watson ...  Trev 4 episodes, 2015
Helen Behan ...  Helen 3 episodes, 2015
Steve Brody Steve Brody ...  Richard 3 episodes, 2015
Joe Dempsie ...  Higgy 3 episodes, 2015
Kriss Dosanjh Kriss Dosanjh ...  Mr. Sandhu 3 episodes, 2015
Perry Fitzpatrick ...  Flip 3 episodes, 2015
Stephen Graham ...  Combo 3 episodes, 2015
Sherrie Johnson Sherrie Johnson ...  Nikki 3 episodes, 2015
Rebecca Manley Rebecca Manley ...  Barbara 3 episodes, 2015
Rosamund Hanson ...  Smell 2 episodes, 2015
Johnny Harris ...  Mick 2 episodes, 2015
Angela Lonsdale Angela Lonsdale ...  Stella 2 episodes, 2015
George Newton ...  Banjo 2 episodes, 2015
Haris Salihovic Haris Salihovic ...  Haris / ... 2 episodes, 2015
Stacey Sampson Stacey Sampson ...  Jennifer 2 episodes, 2015
William Travis William Travis ...  Mr. Squires 2 episodes, 2015
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The year is 1990, the rave scene has just entered England. The sound of the Stone roses lurks toward Shaun and the gang. This means that Woody and Lol are living in a domestic bliss, they are happy again. But this year will see huge changes in everyone. This is the year 1990. This is England.

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Trivia

This series isn't necessarily the last, director Shane meadows has said it is a full stop with a pencil with the potential for a This is England 92, 98 and 2000 See more »

Goofs

There are a number of turns of phrase used throughout the series, largely Americanisations, which didn't come into use in the UK until much later; Referring to individuals as "dude", referring to a mixed-sex group as "guys", terms such as "I'm Good", "hot mess" etc. I would assume the blame for this lies with the young cast members being allowed some element of improvisation whilst being unaware of the linguistic norms of the period. See more »

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Featured in Gogglebox: Episode #6.2 (2015) See more »

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Great filming and acting,disappointed with sound.
3 December 2015 | by ianhomesSee all my reviews

I own all of Shane Meadows work,massive fan,I don't normally leave reviews but to me the sound was a let down,I know there are fans of linear stuff but I much prefer full on HD surround,with such good music why not? 2.0 stereo on blu ray! Anyone know why? It would have been nice to have the deleted scenes replaced for the release-except the sniff banging stuff- The missing prison scenes from combo would have given me a little more sympathy, and I thought the appearance of Paddy Considine was wonderfully sinister,just love him! but I suppose that Is out of his-Meadows- hands ,Any way, loved it, laughed, cried and winced! I will miss these characters. Was this review helpful?


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