Sam Riley, Samantha Morton, Craig Parkinson
In the 1970s a troubled musician in Ian Curtis was taking England by storm. Serving as the lead singer of the band Joy Division, Curtis had it all, a wife, a child and a successful career; however, things aren’t always as good as they seem. Beginning to feel the burden and strain from his thriving band, along with his quickly diminishing marriage, Curtis hits rock bottom as he finds a new woman for the road and starts to experience worsening epilepsy. In the end Curtis has nothing to prove but that in his life, only he has control.