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Beautiful Thing

1996-06-21 | Comedy / Drama

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Set during a long, hot summer on the Thamesmead Estate in Southeast London, three teenagers edge towards adulthood.
Stars: Linda Henry, Glen Berry

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4 wins 7 nominations
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  • GLAAD Media Awards

    Outstanding Film (Limited Release)

  • Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival

    Best Script

  • Paris Film Festival

    Grand Prix


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Beautiful Thing FAQ

Beautiful Thing won 1997 GLAAD Media Awards, 1996 Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival, 1996 Paris Film Festival, 1996 São Paulo International Film Festival.
The revenue of Beautiful Thing was 1,500,000 USD.
On April 22, 2021, the IMDB rating of Beautiful Thing is 7.5/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 91/100, Metacritic rating is 0/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The runtime of Beautiful Thing is 92 minutes.
The casts of Beautiful Thing are Linda Henry starring as Sandra Gangel, Glen Berry starring as Jamie Gangel, Scott Neal starring as Ste Pearce, Tameka Empson starring as Leah, Ben Daniels starring as Tony, Meera Syal starring as Miss Chauhan.
Set during a long, hot summer on the Thamesmead Estate in Southeast London, three teenagers edge towards adulthood..
The genre of Beautiful Thing is Comedy,Drama,Romance.
The full version of Beautiful Thing is provided by Amazon Prime Video , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Microsoft Store
The release date of Beautiful Thing is June 21, 1996.
On April 22, 2021, there were 5069 public reaction to Beautiful Thing including healing, puppy love, for when you want to cry, for Valentine's Day, pet-friendly.