Son of Rambow
(Great Britain/France, 2007, 96 minutes)
In the early 1980s, a lonely schoolboy from a religious sect makes friends with the class bully and together decide to make a home movie sequel to Rambo. Charming, feel-good combination of schoolboy adventure and coming-of-age drama.
Paramount Vantage and Celluloid Dreams Productions present, in association with Good, a co-production with ARTE France Cinéma and Network Movie in association with Soficinéma 2 & 3; a Hammer & Tongs film. Starring Bill Milner, Will Poulter, and Jules Sitruk. Directed and written by Garth Jennings; produced by Nick Goldsmith; music by Joby Talbot; director of photography (Technicolor/LTC, widescreen), Jess Hall; production designer, Joel Collins; costume designer, Harriet Cawley; film editor, Dominic Leung; visual effects supervisor, Jon Hollis.