Watch It

On DVD: Now | On Blu-ray: TBD

Bleak Moments


[[Performer~P99264~Mike Leigh~mikeleigh]] began his career as one of Britain's most interesting directors with this realistic drama about a woman looking for respite from an unsatisfying life. Sylvia ([[Performer~P271500~Anne Raitt~anneraitt]]) is a slightly overweight woman who works as a secretary and hasn't had much luck in romance. She shares her home with her retarded sister, whom she looks after, and has been dating Peter ([[Performer~P182963~Eric Allen~ericallen]]), a schoolteacher whom she hopes...more