- 1h 31min
- Directed by: Jessica Hynes
- Cast: Russell Brand, Anita Dobson, Christopher Fairbank
Tina (Hynes) is a harried mother of three who, feeling her confidence battered by work and the drudgery of family life, turns to boxing. Hynes as writer-director takes a pull-no-punches approach to female experience, and the result is a knockout; she herself is a coiled spring as Tina, and the men in her life are neither underwritten nor villainous.
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Reviews & features
The Fight11 Mar 2019
Jessica Hynes' directorial debut is a female-fronted domestic drama that pulls no punches
Jessica Hynes is best known for her comedy, having co-written and starred in seminal sitcom Spaced and been a staple of shows like The Royle Family and W1A – all of which find humour in the everyday. With her directorial debut The Fight, she proves…
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