picture 1

picture 2    picture 3

picture 1


Thursday 23rd November at 7:30pm
John Clare Theatre

Richard Thorncroft is a has-been British TV actor who used to be famous in the late 1980’s for playing the titular and charismatic lead role in the Isle of Man detective show Mindhorn, a character with a Robotic eye that can literally “see the truth”. Unfortunately, after becoming a little too pompous and arrogant, Richard ends up insulting both the Isle of Man and his fellow cast members. 25 years later he is balding and living in a flat in North London. He is even more jealous of a long running spin-off show which now has far eclipsed the success of Mindhorn. Richard has an unexpected opportunity to reignite his career though ...

Sean Foley

Julian Barratt, Essie Davis, Steve Coogan

Rating:  15
Year:  2016
Country:  UK
Length:  89mins

Trailer   View trailer on YouTube
Trailer   View or print film notes