This Sporting Life, DVD



Yorkshire miner turned rugby player Frank Machin (Richard Harris) has a number of women chasing after him, but only has eyes for his widowed landlady, Mrs Hammond (Rachel Roberts).

However, she remains resolutely unresponsive to his advances.

Meanwhile, Frank's rebelliousness at the club is tolerated as long as he is successful on the pitch, but as he comes to appreciate the emptiness of his existence his frustration begins to mount.


  • Format: DVD
  • Region: 2
  • Certification: (12)
  • EAN: 5027626272241
  • Catalogue number: 7952722
  • Studio: Network
  • Release date:
  • Genre: Drama
  • Colour: B/W


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