About the film
england rebel pregnant minor based on a true story teenage girl seaside post war father daughter conflict 1950s
Wish You Were Here
Release Date: July 24, 1987
|Slogan||:||«Some people march to the beat of a different drummer. Lynda’s got her own brass band.»|
|Genres||:||Comedy, Drama, Romance|
|Production Companies||:||Working Title Films, Channel Four Films, Zenith Entertainment|
In a staid English seaside town after the Second World War, young Lynda grows up with her widowed father and younger sister. Rebellious Lynda has been swearing constantly from an early age. At sixteen, she becomes more exhibitionist and seeks out sexual encounters challenging the prevailing lower-middle class attitudes to sex. She eventually becomes pregnant by an acquaintance of her father.