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“As Warm as Sunshine”

published 22/07/2015

ProIt's a warm, fun, exuberant musical with toe-tappi...

ConsThe plot is paper-thin and there are a couple of m...

After a brush with death, squaddies Davy and Ally return home to Edinburgh. On the eve of their silver wedding anniversary, Davy’s parents Rab and Jean welcome them home. Liz is thrilled that her boyfriend Ally has returned in one piece, so she fixes up brother Davy with her pretty friend Yvonne...

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ProThe songs work well, and it will put a smile on yo...

ConsWeak characters and formulaic story. Sags heavily...

"Sunshine on Leith" is a workmanlike adaptation of the popular musical of the same name, a story of two squaddies told in large part by the songs of The Proclaimers. The game cast breezily warm the cockles and the songs serve the slender plot well before the film's torpid mid-section gets bogged...

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“Sunshine warms your heart”

published 01/10/2013

Profun, heart warming, entertaining

ConsScottish accents :o)... nothing unless you really ...

Sunshine On Leith was the title of the second album by the Scottish band The Proclaimers, best known for the song ‘500 Miles’. It is also the title of a stage musical along the lines of Mama Mia and We Will Rock You that weaves a story around the songs of a single band. Now it is also a movie...

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Super

ProAn enjoyable feel good film

ConsSorry Jane, your a great actress, but your Scottis...

Sunshine on Leith is a musical based on the music of The Proclaimers, the Scottish brothers responsible for songs such as 500 Miles, Let's Get Married and I'm on my Way! I first saw this show at the King's a Theatre in 2010 starring Billy Boyd, so when I heard it was being made into a film...

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Good

“A self proclaimed musical”

published 07/08/2015

ProGreat soundtrack; Solid cast

ConsMisses the mark

I didn’t know anything about this film until I saw a trailer for it. It looked quite good so I put it on my Lovefilm list and a while ago it popped through my letterbox. The film is a screen version of a musical which was first produced in 2007 and written around 13 songs by the Proclaimers. My...

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Product Information : Sunshine On Leith (DVD)

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Sub Sub Genre: Musicals & Other Music Films

DVD Region: DVD

Production Year: 2012

Actor(s) (Last name, First name): Jason Flemyng

Title: S

Director(s) (Last name, First name): Dexter Fletcher

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