Peterloo


Moderate violence & language

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Peterloo

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An epic portrayal of the events surrounding the infamous 1819 Peterloo Massacre, where a peaceful pro-democracy rally at St Peter’s Field in Manchester turned into one of the bloodiest and most notorious episodes in British history.

The massacre saw British government forces charge into a crowd of over 60,000 that had gathered to demand political reform and protest against rising levels of poverty. Many protestors were killed and hundreds more injured, sparking a nationwide outcry but also further government suppression.

The Peterloo Massacre was a defining moment in British democracy which also played a significant role in the founding of The Guardian newspaper.

  • Released on
    02/11/18
  • Genre
    Drama
  • Cast members
    Rory Kinnear, Maxine Peake, Neil Bell
  • Running time
    154 minutes
  • Directed by
    Mike Leigh
  • Language
    English

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Horrific!

Reviewer: David from GreensideDate: 2018-11-05

Horrific and harrowing, because that was the nature of what happened on 16th August, 1819. Well done to all the cast as the characters were really well portrayed; I thought all aspects of the film were excellent!

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