Looking for Eric

Looking for Eric (2009)

To win back the love of his life, Eric's going to need a little training.

  • Genre: Comedy, Drama
  • Release Date: 2009-05-27
  • User Rating: 6.5/10 from 183 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 59min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Diaphana Films
  • Production Country: Belgium, France, Italy, Spain, United Kingdom
  • Director:
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A man trying to put his life back on track gets some advice from an unexpected benefactor (the ex-footballer Eric Cantona) in this comedy-drama from acclaimed British director Ken Loach.

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  • Eric Cantona

    as Himself
  • Steve Evets

    as Eric Bishop
  • Stephanie Bishop

    as Lily
  • John Henshaw

    as Meatballs
  • Gerard Kearns

    as Ryan
  • Stefan Gumbs

    as Jess
  • Lucy-Jo Hudson

    as Sam
  • Justin Moorhouse

    as Spleen
  • Matthew McNulty

    as Young Eric
  • Smug Roberts

    as Smug
  • Mick Ferry

    as Judge
  • Maxton Beesley

    as Eric's Father
  • Steve Marsh

    as Zac
  • Ryan Pope

    as Fenner
  • Cleveland Campbell

    as Buzz
  • Laura Ainsworth

    as Young Lily
  • Julie Brown

    as Nurse
  • Des Sharples

    as Jack
  • Greg Cook

    as Monk
  • Johnny Travis

    as Travis
  • Kelly Bowland

    as Ryan's Girlfriend
Directing Ken Loach Director
Writing Paul Laverty Screenplay
Camera Barry Ackroyd Director of Photography
Sound Chris Laurence Musician