heartless britain and hoodie horrors

films that reflect the harsh realities of life in the uk from dramas to horrors some are pure fantasy like drillbit but in this dystopian world who knows thats why there included
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1.
Heartless (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.0/10 X  
Jamie Morgan, a young man with a large heart-shaped birthmark on his face, discovers that there are demons on the streets of East London. (114 mins.)
Director: Philip Ridley
“ a fantasy horror but firmly stuck in a grim london reality ” - soapdodgerz
 
2.
Tony (2009)
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A thriller centered on a serial killer in a rundown London suburb. (76 mins.)
Director: Gerard Johnson
“ this could and has happened ” - soapdodgerz
 
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“ what can i say theres gangs like this in every town ” - soapdodgerz
 
4.
The Disappeared (2008)
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Following the disappearance of his younger brother Tom, Matthew Ryan tries to put his life and sanity back together. However the past keeps coming back to haunt him. (96 mins.)
“ another fantasy thriller with its roots firmly in the here and now ” - soapdodgerz
 
5.
Eden Lake (2008)
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Refusing to let anything spoil their romantic weekend break, a young couple confront a gang of loutish youths with terrifyingly brutal consequences. (91 mins.)
Director: James Watkins
“ this film is bleak but yet again it could happen ” - soapdodgerz
 
6.
Made in Britain (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  
Trevor is a 16 year old, sometimes-violent skinhead with no regard for authority, and would rather spend... (76 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
“ an oldie but the situation in britain is still as volatile ” - soapdodgerz
 
7.
Wilderness (2006)
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Juvenile delinquents gets sent to a small British island after a fellow prisoners death, where they have to fight for survival. (93 mins.)
“ borstal break outdoors ” - soapdodgerz
 
8.
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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In future Britain, charismatic delinquent Alex DeLarge is jailed and volunteers for an experimental aversion therapy developed by the government in an effort to solve society's crime problem - but not all goes according to plan. (136 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
“ this one probably couldnt happen yet the ferocity of the youths holds true ” - soapdodgerz
 
9.
Mum & Dad (2008)
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Mum and Dad, and their 'adopted' children, Birdie & Elbie, work at the airport. The family live off whatever they scavenge from cargo holds... (84 mins.)
Director: Steven Sheil
“ 21st century fred and rose west ” - soapdodgerz
 
10.
Walter (1982 TV Movie)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
A man with learning difficulties suffers neglect and ill-treatment, and this is only exasperated when his parents die and nobody seems to know what to do with him. (70 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
“ these institutions dont exist anymore but the clock can easily be turned backwards ” - soapdodgerz
 
11.
This Is England (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A young boy becomes friends with a gang of skinheads. Friends soon become like family, and relationships will be pushed to the very limit. (101 mins.)
Director: Shane Meadows
“ set in the past but very modern in its bleak outlook ” - soapdodgerz
 
12.
Dead Man's Shoes (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
A disaffected soldier returns to his hometown to get even with the thugs who brutalized his mentally-challenged brother years ago. (90 mins.)
Director: Shane Meadows
“ a tale of revenge that could only be set in the cesspools of england ” - soapdodgerz
 
13.
Bronson (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
A young man who was sentenced to seven years in prison for robbing a post office ends up spending three decades in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter-ego, Charles Bronson. (92 mins.)
“ yeah prisons are like holiday camps ” - soapdodgerz
 
14.
The Football Factory (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
An insight on the gritty life of a bored male, Chelsea football hooligan who lives for violence, sex, drugs & alcohol. (91 mins.)
Director: Nick Love
“ a good football violence film wow ” - soapdodgerz
 
15.
Awaydays (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
On the Wirral in the grim early years of Margaret Thatcher's premiership, the opportunities for thrill... (105 mins.)
Director: Pat Holden
“ another set in the past and very northwest england but if you live in that area you will get it {thats not a threat} ” - soapdodgerz
 
16.
Four Lions (2010)
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Four incompetent British jihadists set out to train for and commit an act of terror. (97 mins.)
Director: Chris Morris
“ another slice of northern britain with humour ” - soapdodgerz
 
17.
Harry Brown (2009)
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An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice. (103 mins.)
Director: Daniel Barber
“ the british gran torino ” - soapdodgerz
 
18.
Inbred (2011)
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Four young offenders and their care workers visit the remote Yorkshire village of Mortlake, which prides on keeping itself to itself. A minor incident with locals rapidly escalates into a blood-soaked, deliriously warped nightmare. (90 mins.)
Director: Alex Chandon
“ pure fantasy but what lurks in them hills ” - soapdodgerz
 
19.
Drillbit (1992 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  
(32 mins.)
Director: Alex Chandon
“ dystopian future a society gone mad couldnt happen could it ” - soapdodgerz
 
20.
Bad Karma (1991 Video)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
A group of people are having a barbecue party when two Krishnas appear at their doorstep, both of which... (36 mins.)
Director: Alex Chandon
“ this one i admit will never happen but its alot of fun ” - soapdodgerz
 
21.
Scum (1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Uncompromising story of life in a Borstal prison, a British juvenile offender institution in the 70's (98 mins.)
Director: Alan Clarke
“ still one of the best films about angry youth ” - soapdodgerz
 
22.
Axed (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  
A strict father loosens up enough to let his children take a day off school for a trip to the countryside. But things turn darker when the family realize he is planning to make it their last outing ever. (84 mins.)
“ sadly this happens more and more often though this film is a black comedy ” - soapdodgerz
 
23.
If.... (1968)
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In this allegorical story, a revolution led by pupil Mick Travis takes place at an old established private school in England. (111 mins.)
“ public school anarchy ” - soapdodgerz
 
24.
Britannia Hospital (1982)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Mick Travis is a reporter who is about to shoot a documentary on Britannia Hospital, an institution which mirrors the downsides of British Society... (116 mins.)
“ the future of the nhs? ” - soapdodgerz
 
25.
Boys from the Blackstuff (1982 Mini-Series)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Five unemployed men would do anything just to have a job in Thatchers era Britain. (50 mins.)
“ things come full circle ” - soapdodgerz
 
26.
28 Days Later... (2002)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  
Four weeks after a mysterious, incurable virus spreads throughout the UK, a handful of survivors try to find sanctuary. (113 mins.)
Director: Danny Boyle
“ fantasy horror but whats in a virus? ” - soapdodgerz
 
27.
Jubilee (1978)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Queen Elizabeth I travels to late twentieth-century Britain to discover a tawdry and depressing landscape... (106 mins.)
Director: Derek Jarman
“ opera for doomed youth ” - soapdodgerz
 
28.
Piggy (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
London, modern day: Joe, a mild mannered young man is bored by his life. When his beloved brother is murdered Joe finds solace in Piggy... (106 mins.)
Director: Kieron Hawkes
“ depressing but a knife crime reality ” - soapdodgerz
 
29.
Citadel (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  
An agoraphobic father teams up with a renegade priest to save his daughter from the clutches of a gang of twisted feral children who committed an act of violence against his family years earlier. (84 mins.)
Director: Ciaran Foy
“ another bleak view of uk ” - soapdodgerz
 
30.
Creep (2004)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Trapped in a London subway station, a woman who's being pursued by a potential attacker heads into the unknown labyrinth of tunnels beneath the city's streets. (85 mins.)
“ homeless junkies and a great villian ” - soapdodgerz
 
31.
Cherry Tree Lane (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.0/10 X  
A couple is terrorized by a gang who is hunting their son. (77 mins.)
“ dire but could happen ” - soapdodgerz
 
32.
A Fantastic Fear of Everything (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
A crime novelist whose research on Victorian serial killers has turned him into a paranoid wreck must confront his worst fears when a film executive takes a sudden interest in his movie script. (100 mins.)
“ london thru and thru fear selfishness bad cops and punk rockers in launderettes ” - soapdodgerz
 
33.
Tower Block (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  
Several months after witnessing a murder, residents of Tower Block 31 find themselves being picked off by a sniper, pitting those lucky enough to be alive into a battle for survival. (90 mins.)
“ murdering scumbags get there comeuppance from an unlikely source ” - soapdodgerz
 
34.
Devil's Bridge (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  
Sean takes his two friends into the rural wilds of Wales in search of an underworld specialist who can illegally revive his failing business... (84 mins.)
Director: Chris Crow
“ morbid but bloody day out ” - soapdodgerz
 
35.
Before Dawn (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  
An estranged couple's vacation to save their troubled relationship goes awry when they find themselves under attack from the walking dead (82 mins.)
Director: Dominic Brunt
“ good effort ” - soapdodgerz
 
36.
Community (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  
The Draymen Estate has become an urban legend. Amongst the sinister stories of unsavory's locals and brutal violence... (78 mins.)
Director: Jason Ford
“ if theres a council estate like this near you,stay away ” - soapdodgerz
 
37.
Kill List (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  
Nearly a year after a botched job, a hitman takes a new assignment with the promise of a big payoff for three killings. What starts off as an easy task soon unravels, sending the killer into the heart of darkness. (95 mins.)
Director: Ben Wheatley
“ grim but better second time around ” - soapdodgerz
 
38.
Comedown (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  
Six friends who turn the deserted the tower block they lived in as kids into a pirate radio station soon learn they are not alone, as a resident psychopath begins hunting them down. (90 mins.)
Director: Menhaj Huda
“ more youths in the wrong place wrong time ” - soapdodgerz
 
39.
Spiderhole (2010)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  
They say squatting is dead - a term that takes on a sinister double meaning when four homeless art students decide to take up residence in an abandoned London House where a hidden terror lurks. (82 mins.)
Director: Daniel Simpson
“ this ones in coz it involves squatters ” - soapdodgerz
 
40.
The Hide (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
On the windswept Suffolk mudflats creaks a bird-hide, inside which hovers Roy Tunt, a prematurely aged... (82 mins.)
Director: Marek Losey
“ middle class meet the underclass whos the baddie? ” - soapdodgerz
 
41.
Colin (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Our hero Colin is bitten by a Zombie; he dies and returns from the dead. We follow him as he wanders through suburbia during the throes of a cadaverous apocalypse. (97 mins.)
Director: Marc Price
“ great for low budget ” - soapdodgerz
 
42.
Lord of Darkness (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  
Scottish cannibal Sawney Bean and his murderous, inbred family are responsible for over a thousand murders over the centuries. (90 mins.)
Director: Ricky Wood
 
43.
The World's End (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.0/10 X  
Five friends who reunite in an attempt to top their epic pub crawl from twenty years earlier unwittingly become humanity's only hope for survival. (109 mins.)
Director: Edgar Wright
 
44.
The Devil's Business (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  
At the house of their target, two hit men bide their time waiting for the kill, only to find death already arrived in the shape of black magic, devilish spirits and the occult. (69 mins.)
Director: Sean Hogan