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An Awfully Big Adventure (1995)

R
112 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Set right after World War II, a naive teenage girl joins a shabby theatre troupe in Liverpool. During a winter production of Peter Pan, the play quickly turns into a dark metaphor for youth as she becomes drawn into a web of sexual ...See moreSet right after World War II, a naive teenage girl joins a shabby theatre troupe in Liverpool. During a winter production of Peter Pan, the play quickly turns into a dark metaphor for youth as she becomes drawn into a web of sexual politics and intrigue. Written by Alex Brewer See less
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$4,000,000
Opening weekend
$49,429
Gross (US & Canada)
$259,724
Gross (World)
$259,724
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Jul 21, 1995 (United States)

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44 cast members
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Alan Rickman
P.L. O'Hara P.L. O'Hara   See fewer
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Hugh Grant
Meredith Potter Meredith Potter   See fewer
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Alun Armstrong
Uncle Vernon Uncle Vernon   See fewer
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Rita Tushingham
Aunt Lily Aunt Lily   See fewer
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Alan Cox
Geoffrey Geoffrey   See fewer
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Edward Petherbridge
St. Ives St. Ives   See fewer
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Nicola Pagett
Dotty Blundell Dotty Blundell   See fewer
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Carol Drinkwater
Dawn Allenby Dawn Allenby   See fewer
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Clive Merrison
Desmond Fairchild Desmond Fairchild   See fewer
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Ruth McCabe
Grace Bird Grace Bird   See fewer
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James Frain
John Harbour John Harbour   See fewer
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Pat Laffan
Mr. Harcourt Mr. Harcourt   See fewer
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Patti Love
Mary Deare Mary Deare   See fewer
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Hilary Reynolds
Babs Osbourne Babs Osbourne   See fewer
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Tom Hickey
Freddie Reynalde Freddie Reynalde   See fewer
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Robbie Doolin
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Johnny Murphy
One Eye One Eye   See fewer
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Peter O'Farrell
Long John Silver Long John Silver   See fewer
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Agnes Bernelle
Mrs. Ackerly Mrs. Ackerly   See fewer
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Larry Murphy
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Padraig O'Raghallaigh
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Willie Smith
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Katy O'Donnell
Young Stella Young Stella   See fewer
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Kate O'Malley
Baby Stella Baby Stella   See fewer
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Horace Hessey
Singer Singer   See fewer
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Betty Casey
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Paddy Casey
Pianist Pianist   See fewer
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John Burns
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6 / 10 | 2,407 votes