Martin Compston, Felicity Jones, Alfie Allen, Nichola Burley, Craig Parkinson and Pat Shortt / Fiction / English
1974, and young lives are changing – on the dancefloor of the Wigan casino.
Director: Shimmy Marcus
Producer: Christine Alderson
Exec Producers: Eve Gabereau, Steve Milne, Lee Thomas
Scriptwriter: Jeff Williams
Editor: Andrew Hulme
DoP: Vladimir Trivic
Production Designer: Rachel Payne
Music: John Boughtwood
Cast: Martin Compston, Felicity Jones, Alfie Allen, Nichola Burley, Craig Parkinson and Pat Shortt
#1/ Thursday 3 June, 2010 / 12:57 GMTTrying to get tikets for soulboy film, both telephone lines and web booking are not accepting any calls or bookings, absolute crap.
I've tried many other films and they are ALL ok...this is a stinker Cineworld.Well done not.
Looks like anyone not able to get to the doors to buy personally have had it.So i'll wait for the dvd.
#2/ Saturday 12 June, 2010 / 21:24 GMTWhat a dreadful website! I tried for over an hour to buy 2 tickets and was unable to follow through to purchase them due to 'wrong password', 'error on page', 'no punctuation in login' - what a load of tosh!!!
#3/ Sunday 13 June, 2010 / 09:21 GMTSurprise surprise, managed to get tickets this morning at first attempt - yahoo!
#4/ Monday 14 June, 2010 / 20:41 GMTafter show party being held in the merlin,morningside road,edinburgh...
8.00 till 1.00..djs zander..benny daly & billy marr...for the best of oldies northern soul music in a great venue with a great dance floor,come up and see great northern soul dancers danceing to great northern soul music...
8.00pm till 1.00am in the morning...come and join us.......................
#5/ Tuesday 15 June, 2010 / 17:03 GMTOfficial SoulBoy after show party - tickets on sale now!
Saturday 19th June 9.30pm - 1am
Traverse Theatre, Cambridge Street
Legendary Northern Soul DJ Russ Winstanley will be in Edinburgh at the Traverse Theatre along with cast & crew from the film to host a night of classic grooves in celebration of the World Premiere of SoulBoy, a film that goes to the heart of the Northern Soul movement.
Destined to be a party to remember tickets available now from the box office 0131 228 1404 and online at www.traverse.co.uk
#6/ Wednesday 16 June, 2010 / 13:47 GMTGot tickets last night for 2nd showing at Filmhouse 1 apears to be sold out now ? Is there an after show party like the Merlin one on evening of 26/06/2010 ?
#7/ Wednesday 16 June, 2010 / 18:31 GMTI'll be at the film but afterwards the place to be will be the Merlin if you want the real thing
#8/ Sunday 20 June, 2010 / 16:53 GMTHave two spare tickets for Soulboy next Saturday 4.15pm (26th June) at the Filmhouse, only want face value £8.50 each. Will post special delivery at cost if needed or can be collected from Coldstream. Paypal or COD.
#9/ Monday 21 June, 2010 / 20:49 GMTTickets now gone. Thanks Ian
#10 / Monday 28 June, 2010 / 15:38 GMTEnjoyed the film, although thought the ending disappointingly weak. Why ruin a gritty piece of humorous Northern nostagia with a ridiculously Hollywoodesque 'dance off'? Strictly bollocks in other words. Other than that it was well acted, has a great soundtrack and I'm sure will do reasonably well at the box office.
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