On a Clear Day


Release Date: April 07, 2006
Running Time: 99 mins.
MPAA Rating: PG 13
Genre: Comedy, Drama


After decades of laboring as a Glasgow shipbuilder, no-nonsense Frank Redmond, a 55-year-old working-class man, suddenly finds himself laid off. For the first time in his life, Frank is without a job or a sense of direction, and is too proud to ask for guidance. His best mates--rascally Danny, timid Norman, and cynical Eddie--are there for him, but Frank still feels desperately alone. An offhand remark from Danny inspires Frank to challenge himself. Already contemplating the state of his relationships with loving wife Joan and all-but-estranged son Rob, Frank is determined to shore up his own self-confidence. He will attempt the near-impossible--swimming the English Channel. As Frank plunges...

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Peter Mullan

Brenda Blethyn

Jamie Sives

Billy Boyd

Jodhi May

Benedict Wong

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