Plot – Widow Emily Walters lives in the Hampstead neighborhood when one day she rescues a stranger who was attacked by a group of thugs. While taking care of him, she slowly discovers his history: David, the stranger, has been living in a makeshift house in the park for 17 years, but the park will soon be put up for sale to give way to a luxury residential complex. United in the same battle against the builders, an unusual and unconventional love story will begin between the two.
All actors – Diane Keaton, Brendan Gleeson, Hugh Skinner, James Norton, Lesley Manville, Phil Davis, Simon Callow, Adeel Akhtar, Alistair Petrie, Jason Watkins, Rosalind Ayres, Deborah Findlay, Will Smith, Peter Singh, Brian Protheroe, Elizabeth Conboy, John Sackville, Alex Gaumond, Jo Wheatley, Andrew Steele, Josh Wichard, Ruth Shaw, Mark Underwood, Buppha Witt, Stavros Demetraki, Mohan Banerji, Christina Frimpong, Jon Wennington, Baltazar Oliva, Harry Dave McLaren, Begona F. Martin, Marilyn May James, Gillian Ludden, Richard Clark, Tina Simmons, Joe Wackett, Stuart Whelanshow all
“Hampstead” Quotes 14 quotes
“If we wait too long we shrivel up like some imported apricot sitting on the shelf in Waitrose.”
“Miss Emily, I'm forever in your debt.”
“Better a madman than a slave.”
“- Mark Kasdan: Mr Horner, I'm Mark Kasdan from the Hampstead and Highgate Express. If you have a moment...
- Donald Horner: Do you think I'm just made of moments that I can pass around like Communion wafers?”
“- David: Well, you have certainly captured your public's imagination.
- Donald Horner: They can have it back if I can keep my home.”
“Hey, what's wrong with you? Every time someone threatens your pride or hurts your little fat feelings, you puff up like an emotional porcupine.”
“- Emily Walters: Are you judging me?
- Donald Horner: Well, I'm trying to, but you're not giving me much to work on.”
“- Donald Horner: Do you think my mother bore a complete halfwit?
- Emily Walters: Is there such a thing as a complete halfwit?”
“- Emily Walters: It's always a lot of fun to be told one is just blindly stumbling their way through life.
- Donald Horner: Well, you know, stumbling has its benefits. You stumbled my way, after all.”
“What am I, your cause of the month now? Couldn't get anywhere with global warming, no?”
“If people want to stay attached to their radioactive walkie-talkies it's their business. Do I like what they're doing? No. Do I like them? Probably not. Do I respect their right to do as their little shallow hearts desire? I most certainly do. So, no, I don't care.”
“- Donald Horner: So am I different to what you expected?
- Emily Walters: Hmm. Perhaps. You seem...
- Donald Horner: Go on.
- Emily Walters: Cleaner.
- Donald Horner: That's honest.”