15 certificateRatcatcher is a Film programme that first aired in 1999 and has been classified a 15 certificate.

Ratcatcher is a 4 star programme


Ratcatcher (1999)

Directed by
Lynne Ramsay

Drama set in 1970s Glasgow during a refuse collection strike. A 12-year-old boy haunted by a terrible secret has become a stranger within his family. He finds solace in a world of his own on the banks of a canal, where he befriends a naive boy and finds an awkward tenderness with a vulnerable 14-year-old girl.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 100 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1999

4/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: UK/France

Filmed in Colour

When is Ratcatcher next on TV?

It's next showing on BBC 2 December 3rd, 2:05am and on BBC 2 Northern Ireland December 3rd, 2:05am. See more...


William Eadie...James
Tommy Flanagan...Da
Mandy Matthews...Ma
Michelle Stewart...Ellen
Lynne Ramsay Jr....Anne Marie
Leanne Mullen...Margaret Anne
John 'Skins' Miller...Kenny
Jackie Quinn...Mrs. Quinn
James Ramsay...Mr. Quinn
Anne McLean...Mrs. Fowler
Craig Bonar...Matt Monroe
Andrew McKenna...Billy
Mick Mcharg...Stef
James Montgomery...Hammy
Thomas McTaggart...Ryan