Shiner

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Billy "Shiner" Simpson spent his life skirting the law, but he thinks he may have a path to the big time managing his son Eddie; an up-and-coming boxer nicknamed "Golden Boy." Eddie fights an American champion in a prizefight but loses in the second round. read more

Billy "Shiner" Simpson spent his life skirting the law, but he thinks he may have a path to the big time managing his son Eddie; an up-and-coming boxer nicknamed "Golden Boy." Eddie fights an American champion in a prizefight but loses in the second round. Billy is convinced someone forced Eddie to take a dive, and he challenges a number of people he believes might know what really happened.

Original Release

09/22/2000

Cast

Michael Caine Billy 'Shiner' Simpson
Martin Landau Frank Spedding
Frances Barber Georgie
Frank Harper Jeff 'Stoney' Stone
Andy Serkis Mel
Danny Webb Karl
Claire Rushbrook Ruth
Matthew Marsden Eddie 'Golden Boy' Simpson
Peter Wight Det. Insp. Grant
Kenneth Cranham Gibson
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

John Irvin

Writers

Scott Cherry

Cast

Michael Caine Billy 'Shiner' Simpson
Martin Landau Frank Spedding
Frances Barber Georgie
Frank Harper Jeff 'Stoney' Stone
Andy Serkis Mel
Danny Webb Karl
Claire Rushbrook Ruth
Matthew Marsden Eddie 'Golden Boy' Simpson
Peter Wight Det. Insp. Grant
Kenneth Cranham Gibson
David Kennedy Chris
Nicola Walker Det. Sgt. Garland
Gary Lewis Vic
Derrick Harmon Mikey Peck
Josephine Butler Stephanie
Malcolm Tierney Fleming
Helen Grace Spedding's PA
Joe Montana Heavy 1
Winston G. Ellis Heavy 2
Joanna Wake Oldish Lady

Producers

Neil Bowman Executive Producer
Guy Collins Executive Producer
Barry Townsley Executive Producer
Laura Townsley Executive Producer
Barry Townsley Producer
Al Burgess Producer
Geoffrey Reeve Producer
Jim Reeve Producer

Editors

Ian Crafford

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