England Is Mine

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England Is Mine's smartly assembled cast and strong sense of place are often enough to compensate for this unauthorized biopic's distance from its subject.

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Steven Patrick Morrissey wants to write and sing. But as a young man, his voice goes no further than the NME letters page and his dead-end office walls. When the punk scene explodes, Steven discovers there's more to life than dark satanic mills. With the help of strong women, the young Morrissey embarks on a journey to become himself in a world that's trying to make him like everybody else.

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Cast

Jack Lowden
as Steven Patrick Morrissey
Jessica Brown Findlay
as Linder Sterling
Jodie Comer
as Christine
Laurie Kynaston
as Johnny Marr
Peter McDonald
as Peter Morrissey
Simone Kirby
as Elizabeth Morrissey
Adam Lawrence
as Billy Duffy
Katherine Pearce
as Anji Hardie
Graeme Hawley
as Mr. Leonard
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  • It is disarmingly modest in concept and self-mocking in tone, and so has not inflamed reviewers in quite the way Morrissey's own effort has. However, the fact it's unauthorised means that we don't get to hear his music.

    Mar 14, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • A handsome little biopic that's sopping wet with the same clichés that its whiny hero so adamantly disavows...

    Sep 5, 2017 | Rating: C | Full Review…
  • England is Mine is watchable but not special and those with the strongest interest in the story may be unhappy about what's missing.

    Aug 26, 2017 | Rating: 2.5/4 | Full Review…
  • For the majority, Lowden feels restrained by a director who has a very specific, flat vision of a musical legend.

    Aug 25, 2017 | Rating: 1.5/4 | Full Review…
  • For the millions of true believers out there - the ones who loved him in 1985 and who would prefer to live in the past rather than listen to the 2017 version of their former hero - the film provides a blissfully melancholy roll call of pleasures.

    Aug 24, 2017 | Full Review…

    Dave White

    TheWrap
    Top Critic
  • There is ... a great deal of moping.

    Aug 24, 2017 | Full Review…

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