Sunshine on Leith

Synopsis: Sunshine on Leith is based on the sensational stage hit of the same name, featuring music by pop-folk band The Proclaimers. The film follows the stories of Davy and Ally, who have to re-learn how to live life in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle to learn to live a life outside the army and to deal with the everyday struggles of family, jobs and relationships.
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Director(s): Dexter Fletcher
Production: Orion Releasing LLC.
  1 win & 10 nominations.
 
IMDB:
6.6
Metacritic:
66
Rotten Tomatoes:
90%
PG
Year:
2013
100 min
$157,892
Website
438 Views


See you.

I'm not ready.

I had everything planned for the morn.

Ma, it's all right.

I even got this to put up.

Steak pie.

I got a steak pie.

It's still in the freezer.

It's never gonna defrost in time.

I was sorry to hear about Ronnie.

Could have been me, Dad.

Maybe should have been.

It was my squad.

It was my responsibility.

It was a roadside bomb. There was

nothing you could do about that.

It's good to have you home.

Look at you, my wee brother,

the war hero.

Is this all right?

You did say.

I'm gonna get back to work.

- See you later.

- Great.

We'll put wee Lewis in with Carol Ann.

You can share with Brendan.

Don't worry. It won't be for long.

- Kids'll love it, won't youse?

Yep.

Having your Uncle Ally

to stay for a wee while.

Yeah.

- Are you a soldier?

- I am, yes.

- You look fabulous.

- That's very kind of you. Thanks.

You're welcome.

- Hey.

- Where have you been?

All right, grumpy.

Well, Ally and Davy turned up.

- Really?

- Yeah. They got away early.

Ally's just got back after

six months and you're here?

Well, it's my job.

You'd do the same.

Yeah, chance'd be a fine thing.

- You still coming to Francine's do?

- Yeah, you know I am.

Good. Very good.

- Don't start.

- What?

- Trying to set me up again.

- Come on. He wasn't that bad.

Yeah, he was. He was weird.

He was a Scientologist.

Well, I thought that meant

he worked in a lab.

Came from one more like.

- Ally, did you ever shoot anybody?

- What?

Did you ever shoot anybody, Ally?

Am I on the top bunk?

I'm afraid you're on the bottom bunk.

I'm no use for it.

OK.

- Hiya, Harry.

- Oh, Jean.

Big day today,

what with Davy coming back.

He's already here. My boy's home.

He got away early.

- That's lovely. You must be pleased.

- Aye.

Rate this script:(0.00 / 0 votes)

Stephen Greenhorn

Stephen Greenhorn (born 5 September 1964 in Fauldhouse, West Lothian, Scotland) is a Scottish playwright and screenwriter. He is the creator of the BBC Scotland soap opera River City. more…

All Stephen Greenhorn scripts | Stephen Greenhorn Scripts

FAVORITE (0 fans)

Submitted on August 05, 2018

Discuss this script with the community:

0 Comments

    Translation

    Translate and read this script in other languages:

    Select another language:

    • - Select -
    • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
    • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
    • Español (Spanish)
    • Esperanto (Esperanto)
    • 日本語 (Japanese)
    • Português (Portuguese)
    • Deutsch (German)
    • العربية (Arabic)
    • Français (French)
    • Русский (Russian)
    • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
    • 한국어 (Korean)
    • עברית (Hebrew)
    • Gaeilge (Irish)
    • Українська (Ukrainian)
    • اردو (Urdu)
    • Magyar (Hungarian)
    • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
    • Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Italiano (Italian)
    • தமிழ் (Tamil)
    • Türkçe (Turkish)
    • తెలుగు (Telugu)
    • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
    • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
    • Čeština (Czech)
    • Polski (Polish)
    • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
    • Românește (Romanian)
    • Nederlands (Dutch)
    • Ελληνικά (Greek)
    • Latinum (Latin)
    • Svenska (Swedish)
    • Dansk (Danish)
    • Suomi (Finnish)
    • فارسی (Persian)
    • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
    • հայերեն (Armenian)
    • Norsk (Norwegian)
    • English (English)

    Citation

    Use the citation below to add this screenplay to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "Sunshine on Leith" Scripts.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 15 Apr. 2021. <https://www.scripts.com/script/sunshine_on_leith_19122>.

    We need you!

    Help us build the largest writers community and scripts collection on the web!

    Watch the movie trailer

    Sunshine on Leith

    The Marketplace:

    Sell your Script !

    Get listed in the most prominent screenplays collection on the web!


    Browse Scripts.com

    The Studio:

    ScreenWriting Tool

    Write your screenplay and focus on the story with many helpful features.


    Scripts.com

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.