United

71
  • PG-13
  • Genre(s): Drama History
  • Release year: 2011
  • Running time: 94 min
United is a British television film directed by James Strong and written by Chris Chibnall. It is based on the true story of Manchester United's "Busby Babes" and the aftermath of the 1958 Munich air disaster, with the film's events taking place between... read more
Available to stream, rent, or purchase on:

United is a British television film directed by James Strong and written by Chris Chibnall. It is based on the true story of Manchester United's "Busby Babes" and the aftermath of the 1958 Munich air disaster, with the film's events taking place between August 1956 and May 1958. In particular, the film focuses on the experiences of assistant manager Jimmy Murphy, played by David Tennant, and Bobby Charlton, played by Jack O'Connell.

Original Release

01/02/2011

US Release

01/02/2011

Cast

David Tennant Jimmy Murphy
Jack O'Connell Bobby Charlton
Sam Claflin Duncan Edwards
Dougray Scott Matt Busby
Dean Andrews Bert Whalley
Kate Ashfield Alma George
David Calder Harold Hardman
Neil Dudgeon Alan Hardaker
Melanie Hill Cissie Charlton
Philip Hill-Pearson Eddie Colman
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

James Strong

Writers

Chris Chibnall

Cast

David Tennant Jimmy Murphy
Jack O'Connell Bobby Charlton
Sam Claflin Duncan Edwards
Dougray Scott Matt Busby
Dean Andrews Bert Whalley
Kate Ashfield Alma George
David Calder Harold Hardman
Neil Dudgeon Alan Hardaker
Melanie Hill Cissie Charlton
Philip Hill-Pearson Eddie Colman
Thomas Howes Mark Jones
Ben Peel Harry Gregg
Brogan West David Pegg
Kyle Ward Nobby Stiles
Tim Healy Tommy Skinner
Bill Fellows Robert Charlton
Natalie Burt Marion Bent
Werner Daehn Professor Maurer
Shirley Dixon Mrs. Watson
John Draycott Journalist

Producers

Jamie Carmichael Executive Producer
Simon Heath Executive Producer
Polly Hill Executive Producer
Sean Kelly Executive Producer
Greg Phillips Executive Producer
Julia Stannard Producer
Emma Pike Producer

Editors

Billy Sneddon

Ouch! Looks like something broke. Try reloading this page. 🗙