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Cameron Colley is a young scottish journalist, with an interest in exposing the wrongs committed by the rich and powerful. Life is comfortable enough but uneventful, until someone starts murdering the people in his articles in gruesome ways based on their misdeeds. All the evidence points to Cameron, but is he guilty? Written by Simon Shearn <simon@frieth.demon.co.uk>

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Rated R for graphic violence, strong sexuality, language and drug use | See all certifications »

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Director Gavin Millar was a fan of Iain Banks's work, considering Complicity one of his finer books, and was attracted by the moral rage which is at the heart of the action. See more »

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Different Kind of Blue
Written by Nicholas 'Baz' Crowe, Nigel Hoyle, James Irvin, Cliff Jones & James Risebero
Performed by Gay Dad
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Read the book instead!
15 October 2002 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

A film based on the Iain Banks novel with the same name. As a major Iain Banks fan I decided to read the book before I watched the film, I'm sure glad I did. The book is very good (like all Banks's novels), unnerving, exciting and very well written. However, in the film the director have managed to exclude the good things about the book, resulting in a depressing, unthrilling thriller without bite. Only watch this if you're bored, actually don't, read the book instead!


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