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24 hour party people

24 Hour Party People

Michael Winterbottom / GB, 2002 / 117 min.

A comedy-drama that is also a dynamic tribute to Tony Wilson, the motor behind the legendary Factory Label and the renowned rave club The Haçienda, both of which became a victim of success, hubris, drugs and mismanagement. An ode to ‘Madchester’.

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Persons under 16 years must be accompanied by an adultThis movie contains scenes showing explicit sexThis movie contains foul language


Michael Winterbottom

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24 Hour Party People


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