MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 6,416 this week

Bloody Weekend (1994)
"Loaded" (original title)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller, Mystery  |  12 April 1996 (USA)
4.7
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.7/10 from 451 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 10 critic

Seven teenagers retreat to a country house for the weekend to make their epic, an impossibly ambitious Celtic fantasy. As the making of the video drifts from playful hilarity to argument, ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

On Disc

at Amazon

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 9989 titles
created 25 Jul 2013
 
a list of 31 titles
created 28 Aug 2013
 
a list of 1233 titles
created 18 Jan 2014
 
a list of 40 titles
created 11 months ago
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 11 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bloody Weekend" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bloody Weekend (1994)

Bloody Weekend (1994) on IMDb 4.7/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bloody Weekend.
1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Successful playwright Felix Webb has a new play, 'The Hit Man', in rehearsal. Directed by his old friend Humphrey, it is already being hailed as a masterpiece; but Felix can't enjoy his ... See full summary »

Director: John Duigan
Stars: Jon Bon Jovi, Anna Galiena, Lambert Wilson
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An old woman helps a young boy resolve his feelings over the death of his mother.

Director: Peter O'Fallon
Stars: Vanessa Redgrave, Ray Liotta, Catherine McCormack
Loaded (2008)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A young, wealthy club kid's life spirals downward into an out-of-control world of drugs, sex and violence.

Director: Alan Pao
Stars: Jesse Metcalfe, Corey Large, Monica Keena
Stevie (TV Movie 2008)
Drama | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

After a long and unsuccessful period trying to have a family, Claire and Adrian finally adopt a girl. The coming of Isabel is desired by almost the whole family but making a eight-year-old ... See full summary »

Director: Bryan Goeres
Stars: Catherine McCormack, Jordi Mollà, Silvia Tortosa
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

An ex-con gets caught in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Director: Metin Hüseyin
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Max Beesley, James Bolam
Besieged (1998)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When an African dictator jails her husband, Shandurai goes into exile in Italy, studying medicine and keeping house for Mr. Kinsky, an eccentric English pianist and composer. She lives in ... See full summary »

Director: Bernardo Bertolucci
Stars: Thandie Newton, David Thewlis, Claudio Santamaria
Loaded I (2007)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Jason Boyer is a loose-cannon special agent brought in by a narcotics task force to bring down De La Cruz crime family lieutenant Bobby Leoni. A rising star in the criminal underworld, ... See full summary »

Director: Ryan Parrott
Stars: Erick Gosse, Thomas Tamburello, Lynn Adrianna
Drama | Romance | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

A group of thirtysomethings flit around Camden Town swapping partners in search of love, lust and life.

Director: David Kane
Stars: Annabelle Apsion, Richard Armitage, Matt Bardock
Deacon Brodie (TV Movie 1997)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Billy Connolly, Simon Donald, Al Anderson
Born Romantic (2000)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Three young men pursue three beautiful women across London.

Director: David Kane
Stars: Craig Ferguson, Ian Hart, Jane Horrocks
Pirate Prince (TV Movie 1991)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Alan Horrox
Stars: Sean Blowers, Danny Cerqueira, Mona Hammond
Huge (2010)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A feuding double act try to make it in the cut-throat world of stand-up comedy.

Director: Ben Miller
Stars: Noel Clarke, Johnny Harris, Ralph Brown
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
Neil
...
Therapist
Danny Cunningham ...
Lance
...
Rose
...
Nick Patrick ...
Giles
...
Charlotte
Mathew Eggleton ...
Lionel
Caleb Lloyd ...
Young Neil
Joe Gecks ...
Brother on Bike
Bridget Brammall ...
Shop Assistant
Tom Welsh ...
Skinhead
Edit

Storyline

Seven teenagers retreat to a country house for the weekend to make their epic, an impossibly ambitious Celtic fantasy. As the making of the video drifts from playful hilarity to argument, frustrated ambition and accusation, intimate details seep into the script and the gap between fact and fiction closes, foreshadowing later events. When the group decides to lift the mood with an Acid-inspired initiation, secret dreams and fears are revealed, and pent-up emotions released, with all their youthful intensity and passion. Written by L.H. Wong <as9401k56@ntuvax.ntu.ac.sg>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Seven friends are getting away for a weekend in the country. Only six are coming back.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a drug sequence, some sexuality and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

12 April 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Blodig helg  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Halloween (1978) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
One word summary: Incongruous
13 January 2003 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

This is a tale of some uninteresting British youths who plan on making a horror movie but end up starring in one. I knew that this movie was not a critical success, but I was hoping that it would be a British version of "Kicking and Screaming", or something of that sort, but instead I was left with more of a "Howard the Duck" impression.

The only reason for renting this themeless, plotless mess is to check out Catherine McCormack in her first major role. Although hindered by poor writing and directing, she still manages to shine as the most complex and interesting character. Unfortunately her plot lines are truncated and never truly play out, right through to the end of the movie when the credits appear out of nowhere. Also look for Thandie Newton trapped in a poorly written part.

(1/10)


4 of 6 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
ok specail14
What happened to Eggelton cmjmmorgan
Location Daytona-2
Discuss Bloody Weekend (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?