Boston Kickout

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Boston Kickout ★★ 1995

A quartet of teenaged friends/losers struggle to grow up in a bleak concrete town outside London. There are neglected girlfriends, dysfunctional families, menial jobs, petty crime, emotional disasters—and some faint glimmer of hope for at least a couple of the lads. Title refers to a destructive game the boys play. 105m/C VHS, DVD . GB John Simm, Andrew Lincoln, Richard Hanson, Nathan Valente, Emer McCourt, Marc Warren, Derek Martin, Vincent Phillips, Natalie Davies; D: Paul Hills; W: Paul Hills, Diane Whitley, Roberto Troni; C: Roger Bonnici; M: Robert Hartshorne.