Tag: Maureen Lipman

Gumshoe | 1971 | Albert Finney, Billie Whitelaw

Stephen Frear’s first feature casts Albert Finney as a Liverpool bingo-caller who is happiest in a dream world scripted by Dashiell Hammett and starring Humphrey Bogart. Acting out his fantasy, he inadvertently stumbles across a real-life...

Up the Junction | 1968 | Suzy Kendall, Dennis Waterman,

An adaptation of Ken Loach’s television docu-drama made three years earlier, itself based on the Dunn novel. Upper-class Chelsea girl Polly (Suzy Kendall) decides to relieve her boredom by moving to a working-class area of Clapham. She takes a...

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