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Claude Whatham

Buddy's Song

Edition 1990
102' - 1991 - Drama - Dialogue: English
Director: Claude Whatham Composer: Alan Shacklock With: Roger Daltrey, Chesney Hawkes, Sharon Duce
Terry Clark is a bigger kid than his teenage son and he's crazy about 50's Rock 'n Roll. Although Buddy sometimes finds him an embarrassment, he adores his father and would dearly love to get his parents back together. He takes his mother Carol to a Rock 'n Roll meeting. It all ends badly, however, when Des King, an old mate, tums up with some stolen goods, Terry Is arrested and put in jail. Encouraged by his friend Julius to play the guitar seriously, Buddy finds a way to communicate with his father... Terry listens with growing excitement to his son's recordings and dreams of Buddy becoming a star.

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Credits

Director

Claude Whatham

Composer

Alan Shacklock

With

Roger Daltrey, Chesney Hawkes, Sharon Duce

Scenario

Nigel Hinton

Director of Photography

John Hooper

Editor

John Grover

Producer

Roy Baird, Bill Curbishley, Roger Daltrey

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Screenplay based on

"Buddy's Song" (Nigel Hinton)

Year

1991

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