Alan Parker is having a big year, isn’t he?
Not only is he celebrating forty years of Bugsy Malone, he is also celebrating 25 years of The Commitments. The cult classic film now turned West End smash hit is celebrating two decades and half of musical brilliance.
For those who don’t know about The Commitments, based on a novel by Roddy Doyle, revolves around a ragtag group of Dubliners who form the soulful sounds of the titular band and romp all over the country getting into all sorts of mishaps.
Make sure that, if you haven’t seen the film, you go and watch it and celebrate its musical greatness AND it’s genuine spirit.
What do you think of the film?
THE COMMITMENTS IS RE-RELEASED ON DVD & BLU-RAY ON 19th SEPTEMBER!