Sorry We Missed You

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Sorry We Missed You may strike some as tending toward the righteously didactic, but director Ken Loach's passionate approach remains effective.

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Ricky and his family have been fighting an uphill struggle against debt since the 2008 financial crash. An opportunity to wrestle back some independence appears with a shiny new van and the chance to run a franchise as a self-employed delivery driver. It's hard work, and his wife's job as a carer is no easier. The family unit is strong but when both are pulled in different directions everything comes to breaking point.

Cast

Kris Hitchen
as Ricky Turner
Debbie Honeywood
as Abbie Turner
Katie Proctor
as Lisa Jane
Ross Brewster
as Gavin Maloney
Mark Burns
as Homeless man
Alfie Dobson
as Jack O'Brien
Harriet Ghost
as Office Staff
Charlie Richmond
as Henry Morgan
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All Critics (143) | Top Critics (25) | Fresh (125) | Rotten (18)

  • "Sorry We Missed You" depicts the vise into which many people are forced to put head, hearts, and lives in order to pay the rent and feed their families.

    April 5, 2020 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

    Ty Burr

    Boston Globe
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  • This absorbing and ultimately shattering portrayal of the costs of a late-capitalist system obsessed with convenience, efficiency and nanosecond precision couldn't be more timely.

    April 2, 2020 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…
  • Loach, working with a script by Paul Laverty, follows the dramatic principle of Murphy's Law, piling an agonizing litany of undeserved misfortunes on characters left blank.

    March 9, 2020 | Full Review…
  • A lacerating social drama that proceeds to demolish the current corporate line on "gig work."

    March 6, 2020 | Full Review…

    Mark Jenkins

    NPR
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  • In their domestic gut-punch of a story, they've exposed our new feudalism in a way that feels honest and blisteringly human.

    March 5, 2020 | Full Review…
  • What makes it one of Loach's best isn't just its rage (which is plentiful) but its compassion (which is overwhelming).

    March 4, 2020 | Full Review…

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