The Spongers Trailer

The Spongers Trailer (1978)

24 January 1978 Drama, TV Movie 91 mins

Set against the backdrop of Silver Jubilee of Elizabeth II, the play depicts a single mother's struggles as welfare cuts affect the poor and disabled. The derogatory term 'spongers' is used by British tabloid press to describe people who are dependent on welfare support, however the play presents the case of a family who really need the help of welfare support. The title sequence shows the title of the play, 'The Spongers', superimposed over a picture of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, denoting them as 'the real spongers' as Royal finances are paid by British taxpayers.

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United Kingdom 24 January 1978

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Interiors Trailer (1978)

02 August 1978

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Pretty Baby Trailer (1978)

05 April 1978

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Dr. Strange Trailer (1978)

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Invasion of the Body Snatchers Trailer (1978)

19 December 1978

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I Spit on Your Grave Trailer (1978)

02 November 1978

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Little Lips Trailer (1978)

08 February 1978

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Animal House Trailer (1978)

27 July 1978

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The Deer Hunter Trailer (1978)

08 December 1978

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Watership Down Trailer (1978)

14 October 1978

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Jaws 2 Trailer (1978)

16 June 1978

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Petrol Kings Trailer (1978)

01 January 1978

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