A manager hires Ray, off the books, to paint all the power towers in a 15-mile stretch of high-tension wires outside Sheffield...
Argentina:93 min, Japan:92 min, Spain:94 min, USA:93 min
Rated R for language and sexuality/nudity.
Power Line, Nudity, Rock Climbing, Illicit Work, Urination Scene
Romantic Drama, Romantic Comedy
Down on Their Luck, Love Triangles, Age Disparity Romance
Downbeat, Earnest, Passionate, Humorous, Somber
Has Detailed Data (New)
10, 1, 2, 3
Country Of Origin
Among Giants is a 1998 British film directed by Sam Miller, and written by Simon Beaufoy, fresh from his success with The Full Monty. It is set in Yorkshire, and stars Pete Postlethwaite, Rachel Griffiths and James Thornton. The plot came about after Beaufoy was refused permission to make a documentary on electricity pylon painters in Pembrokeshire, and converted the idea into fiction. The script predates that of The Full Monty, but only found a producer in the wake of the earlier film's success.
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