Join IMDbPro at our lowest price of the year!
Prime members, save 60% on your first year

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself & Find Jobs

Explore Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For, and access thousands of job notices

Uncover historical box office insights and use IMDbPro Track to get personalized industry updates

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

Whatever Happened to Harold Smith? (1999)

R
95 min | Comedy

Harold Smith (Sir Tom Courtenay), a quiet middle-aged Englishman becomes an instant celebrity when he suddenly starts exhibiting psychic and telekinetic powers. After he is arrested for accidentally killing three pensioners by causing ...See moreHarold Smith (Sir Tom Courtenay), a quiet middle-aged Englishman becomes an instant celebrity when he suddenly starts exhibiting psychic and telekinetic powers. After he is arrested for accidentally killing three pensioners by causing their pacemakers to stop, his lawyer brings in an extremely skeptical scientist to test whether or not Harold's powers are real. Meanwhile, Harold's son Vince (Michael Legge), a disco devotee, is pining for his co-worker Joanna (Laura Fraser), who also happens to be the daughter of the scientist testing Vince's dad. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher See less
Read more: Plot summary
Cinematographer
Casting Director
Production Designer
Trending

Become a member to see MOVIEmeter and news information about Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?.

Box Office

Become a member to see Box Office information about Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?.


Release date
Jun 8, 2001 (United States)
Awards

Contacts

Become a member to see contact information for Whatever Happened to Harold Smith?.

Cast

+ Add Cast
50 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Tom Courtenay
Harold Smith Harold Smith   See fewer
Members only
Michael Legge
Vince Smith Vince Smith   See fewer
Members only
Laura Fraser
Joanna Robinson Joanna Robinson   See fewer
Top 5000
Stephen Fry
Dr. Peter Robinson Dr. Peter Robinson   See fewer
Top 5000
Charlotte Roberts
Lucy Robinson Lucy Robinson   See fewer
Members only
Amanda Root
Margaret Robinson Margaret Robinson   See fewer
Members only
Lulu
Irene Smith Irene Smith   See fewer
Members only
David Thewlis
Nesbit Nesbit   See fewer
Top 5000
Top 500
Matthew Rhys
Ray Smith Ray Smith   See fewer
Top 5000
James Corden
Walter Walter   See fewer
Top 5000
Rosemary Leach
Harold's Mother Harold's Mother   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Mark Williams
Roland Thornton Roland Thornton   See fewer
Members only
John Higgins
The Reverend Anthony Cooper The Reverend Anthony Cooper   See fewer
Members only
Keith Chegwin
Hugh Pimm Hugh Pimm   See fewer
Members only
Jeremy Child
Doctor Bannister Doctor Bannister   See fewer
Members only
Patrick Monckton
Peter Pringle Peter Pringle   See fewer
Members only
Andy Rashleigh
Sergeant Tom Higgins Sergeant Tom Higgins   See fewer
Members only
Iain Rogerson
North Now presenter North Now presenter   See fewer
Members only
Rebecca Hill
Disco girl Disco girl   See fewer
Members only
Janita Appa
Disco girl Disco girl   See fewer
Members only
Dave Cooke
Boyfriend Boyfriend   See fewer
Members only
Richenda Carey
Mary Blackcottage Mary Blackcottage   See fewer
Members only
Janus Stark
The Clique The Clique   See fewer
Members only
Gizz Butt
Clique lead singer Clique lead singer   See fewer
Members only
Andrew Pincham
Clique drummer Clique drummer   See fewer
Members only
Swapan Nandi
Clique bass player Clique bass player   See fewer
Members only
Matt Biffa
Clique manager Clique manager   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
Members only
Members only
David Law
Harold Smith follower Harold Smith follower   See fewer
Members only
Charlie Wathen
Harold Smith follower Harold Smith follower   See fewer
Members only
Sharon Holland
Harold Smith follower Harold Smith follower   See fewer
Members only
Jim Barclay
Journalist Journalist   See fewer
Members only
Simon Holmes
Journalist Journalist   See fewer
Members only
Peter Speedwell
Journalist Journalist   See fewer
Members only
Simon Scott
Journalist Journalist   See fewer
Members only
Robert Curbishley
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
Jonah Russell
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
Ian Kirkby
Policeman Policeman   See fewer
Members only
Anna Keaveney
Woman in street Woman in street   See fewer
Members only
Dick Ward
Man in street Man in street   See fewer
Members only
John Harrison
Bus driver Bus driver   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Amanda Webster
Woman On Beach Woman On Beach   See fewer
Members only
Paul Casson-Yardley
Doctor (uncredited) Doctor (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Helen Grayson
P.A. / Night Club Attendee (uncredited) P.A. / Night Club Attendee (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

6.4 / 10 | 1,168 votes