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My Way Home

Country: UK

Genre: Biography, Drama



A disgruntled youth (Stephen Archibald) lives with his unsympathetic father before being conscripted for military service in Egypt, where he finally finds tenderness and companionship with an older man (Joseph Blatchley).


  • The third of Bill Douglas' trilogy of films based on his own childhood and youth, preceded by My Childhood (1972) and My Ain Folk (1973)
  • For more information on the films of Bill Douglas, read "Bill Douglas: A Lanternist's Account", edited by Eddie Dick, Andrew Noble and Duncan Petrie (British Film Institute, 1993).
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  • Stephen Archibald [ALUMNUS]
  • Joseph Blatchley
  • Paul Kermack
    (Jamie's Father)
  • Jessie Combe
    (Father's Wife)
  • Morag McNee
    (Father's Girlfriend)
  • Lennox Milne
  • Gerald James
    (Mr. Bridge)
  • Andrew Robert Mason
    (Boy in Home)
  • Ian Spowart
  • Radir
    (Egyptian Boy)

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The end of the Trilogy, depicting Douglas's meeting with his lifelong friend Peter Jewell while the two young men do their National Service in Egypt.

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