Mrs Caldicot's Cabbage War (2002) Movie

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Ratings / Votes
6.3/ 10 (354 Votes)

MPAA Ratings

Production Company
Evolution Films [us] - (presents) (as A Cabbage Film)

Production Designer

All Producers

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Release Date
(Finland) - 2002
(Norway) - 20 March 2002
(Russia) - 22 June 2002
(Ireland) - 31 January 2003
(UK) - 31 January 2003

Running Time



Technical Support
LAB:DeLuxe - (labs/film processing) (as Deluxe Laboratories)

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Full Cast

  1. Alderton, John as [Hawksmoor] <8>
  2. Bradley, Jamie (IV) as [Delivery Driver] <28>
  3. Capaldi, Peter as [Derek] <2>
  4. Chubb, William as [Manager] <19>
  5. Freeman, Paul (I) as [Jenkins] <10>
  6. Jarvis, Martin as [JB] <11>
  7. Martin, Jamie (I) as [Boy PC] <26>
  8. McArdle, Nicholas as [Mr. Dale (solicitor)] <23>
  9. Middlemass, Frank as [Bernard] <7>
  10. Mills, Frank (II) as [Leslie] <6>
  11. Rigby, Terence as [Henry Caldicot] <13>
  12. Robinson, Tony (I) as [Nick Reid] <12>
  13. Badland, Annette as [Cook] <18>
  14. Blair, Isla as [Matron] <9>
  15. Bruce, Angela (I) as [Gina] <15>
  16. Cadell, Selina as [Doreen] <22>
  17. Coduri, Camille as [Jackie] <21>
  18. Collins, Pauline as [Thelma Caldicot] <1>
  19. Davies, Gwenllian as [Audrey] <4>
  20. Haberland, Amanda as [Girl PC] <27>
  21. Jerath, Claire as [Receptionist] <25>
  22. Kay, Lisa (I) as [Sally] <24>
  23. Legge, Janette as [Daphne] <20>
  24. Noble, Cecilia as [Nurse Waite] <17>
  25. Reid, Sheila (I) as [Joyce] <5>
  26. Ventham, Wanda as [Victoria] <14>
  27. Wilson Nimmo, Julie as (as Julie Wilson-Nimmo) [Nurse Knight] <16>
  28. Wilson-Jones, Anna as [Veronica] <3>


  1. Comedy

Full Plot

Not so aged widow Thelma Caldicot is coerced into a resthome by her manipulative son and daughter-in-law after the death of her bullying husband. Apathy turns to anger and then action as the medication is discarded and Thelma discovers her mettle. She and her aged cohorts stage a rebellion but the result is something nobody envisaged. Taita After the death of her mean-spirited and selfish husband, Thelma Coldicott is looking forward to starting a new phase of her life. Her son Derek and her daughter-in-law have other plans for her however. They quickly put her into a retirement home, owned by Derek's employer, telling her she needs a rest. She doesn't like it there and any time she raises a fuss, they medicate her. During one those times, her son gets her to sign over the house to him. She stages a walk-out and with help of a local newspaper publisher, sets out to embarrass the owners and get a better deal for herself and the other "inmates". garykmcd Plot not found

Total Business

CP: Copyright Evolution Films Limited

Movie Certificate

K-7 (Finland)
12 (UK)
M (Australia)

Music Composers

  1. Lisk, Alan


  1. Gibson, Sue (I) (director of photography)

Dress Designers

  1. Peters, Suzy (I)


Arrow Film Distributors [gb] - (UK)
Future Film [fi] - (2002) (Finland) (DVD)
Svensk Filmindustri (SF) [se] - (Scandinavia)

Film Editors

  1. Hambling, Gerry


  1. Bellson, Eileen (utility stand-in)
  2. Burlingham, Ian (legal services)
  3. Carter, Chris (II) (choreographer)
  4. Cassidy, Carmel (production accountant)
  5. Chittell, Diane (production coordinator)
  6. Clarkson, Tony (location manager)
  7. Farla, Elton (unit paramedic)
  8. Field, Joan (stand-in: (Pauline Collins))
  9. Fraley, Rose (chef)
  10. Gibbs, Peter (I) (script consultant)
  11. Harrington, Aidan (utility stand-in)
  12. Miles, Laura (I) (floor runner)
  13. Moore, Caroline (I) (producer's assistant)
  14. Rowden, Angela (production runner)
  15. Rush, Darryl (chef)
  16. Springfield, Alan (catering manager)
  17. Suggs, Paul (II) (chef)
  18. Winston, Beverly (script supervisor) (as Beverley Winston)

Shooting/Filming Locations

  1. UK