This Is England Shane Meadows’ most personal film and maybe his best, This Is England brilliantly captures England, the skinhead subculture and the white nationalist movement as seen through the eyes of the brilliant Thomas Turgoose’s 12 year-old Shaun.
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This is England, British director Shane Meadows' latest film is one of the best films that I've seen in years. The film tells the rite of passage story of twelve year-old Shaun's holiday off school and relationship with a group.