The Long Day Closes
The Long Day Closes ★★★ 1992 (PG)
It's 1956 Liverpool and 11-year-old Bud (McCormack) is part of a workingclass Catholic family who longs to escape from his humdrum life. And how? By going to the movies of course and filling his head with pop songs. Nostalgic view of family life filled with sweet, small everyday moments set in a dreary postwar England. Sequel to Davies's also autobiographical film “Distant Voices, Still Lives.” 84m/C VHS . GB Leigh McCormack, Marjorie Yates, Anthony Watson, Ayse Owens; D: Terence Davies; W: Terence Davies; C: Michael Coulter.