About the film
based on novel or book widow northern england sports rugby yorkshire bitterness kitchen sink realism coal miner landlady tenant relationship
This Sporting Life
Release Date: January 15, 1963
|Production Companies||:||Julian Wintle/Leslie Parkyn Productions|
|Writers||:||David Storey, David Storey|
In Northern England in the early 1960s, Frank Machin is mean, tough and ambitious enough to become an immediate star in the rugby league team run by local employer Weaver.