• The List
  • 11 June 2009

It's Scottish release was announced too late for us to cover this film, but actor turned director Nick Moran's pleasing screen adaptation of James Hick's musical play about the colourful life and times of British music impresario Joe Meek is worth checking out.

Cineworld Renfrew Street, Glasgow from Fri 19 Jun.

Telstar - The Joe Meek Story

  • 2008
  • UK
  • 1h 58min
  • 15
  • Directed by: Nick Moran
  • Written by: James Hicks, Nick Moran
  • Cast: Con O'Neill, Pam Ferris, JJ Feild, James Corden, Tom Burke, Ralf Little, Kevin Spacey

Drama about Joe Meek, the songwriter-producer who was flamboyantly gay, tone deaf and created 60s hits 'Have I the Right', 'Just Like Eddie', 'Johnny, Remember Me' and 'Telstar'.