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The Damned United


The story of Brian Clough's 44-day stint as manager of Leeds United Football Club in 1974. When Don Revie quit Leeds to become the England boss, the outspoken Brian Clough took charge. Determined to impose his own style upon Revie's tough tackling team, Clough soon alienated his players and the board. Based on the book by David Pearce.

Broadcasts

  • 2010-07-18 21:00:00 - 2010-07-18 22:35:00 on BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Northern Ireland, BBC Two Wales, BBC Two England,

Credits

  • Writer Peter Morgan
  • Brian Clough Michael Sheen
  • Don Revie Colm Meaney
  • Peter Taylor Timothy Spall
  • Sam Longson Jim Broadbent
  • Billy Bremner Stephen Graham
  • Manny Cussins Henry Goodman
  • Jimmy Gordon Maurice Roeves
  • Johnny Giles Peter McDonald
  • Dave Mackay Brian McCardie
  • Director Tom Hooper
  • Producer Andy Harries
  • Writer Peter Morgan
  • Brian Clough Michael Sheen
  • Don Revie Colm Meaney
  • Peter Taylor Timothy Spall
  • Sam Longson Jim Broadbent
  • Billy Bremner Stephen Graham
  • Manny Cussins Henry Goodman
  • Jimmy Gordon Maurice Roeves
  • Johnny Giles Peter McDonald
  • Dave Mackay Brian McCardie
  • Director Tom Hooper
  • Producer Andy Harries