The Damned United

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Original title The Damned United
Category Drama
UK Release Date
Production year 2009
Production Country
Directors Tom Hooper
Cast Colm Meaney, Henry Goodman, Michael Sheen, Timothy Spall, Jim Broadbent, Mark Bazeley, Giles Alderson, Maurice Roeves, Stephen Graham, Martin Compston, David Roper, Jimmy Reddington, Peter McDonald, Oliver Stokes, Ryan Day
Distributor Sony Pictures

Synopsis

Football legend Brian Clough's ill-fated tenure as the manager of Leeds United is explored in this tell-all biopic. Having taken lowly Derby County all the way to the league championship, the brilliant but egotistical Clough (Michael Sheen) is offered the chance to manage the club he despised, only to find that the team and the fans wanted nothing to do with him. A mere 44 days later, Clough was out on his ear…