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Going Off Big Time (2000)

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After surviving prison, a man has to forge a career in the crime world.

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Neil Fitzmaurice ...
Mark Clayton
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OzziShepherd
Nicholas Lamont ...
Paul (as Nick Lamont)
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Charlie (as Nick Moss)
Vinnie Adams ...
John
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Stacey Bannerman
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Murray
Peter Kay ...
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Huggy Leaver ...
Mario
Del Henney ...
George Hannassey
Jimmy Gallagher ...
Billy Hannassey
Gabbi Barr ...
Natasha
Stan Boardman ...
Arthur McCann
Sidney Livingstone ...
Mr. Phillips
Vincent Maguire ...
Uncle Harry (as Vincent McGuire)
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After surviving prison, a man has to forge a career in the crime world.

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rubbish gangster flick
23 November 2004 | by See all my reviews

Saw this film on late night TV the other night and was entranced by

its sheer awfulness. Alas it surely must be added to the future

cult movie genre 'bad British gangster films' .

Right from the word go it was terrible, the clichés coming thick and

fast. The strippers, the snorters, the shooters ('did you bring it ?'),

the pretty blond lawyer, the flashbacks, the jail, the bully, the wise

old con, the predatory homosexual, the fights, the rise to the top,

the gay crime lord, the thick coppers........it just went on and on... It

is a crime film where the writer has been influenced by the genre

rather than any real knowledge of - or insight into -criminal

behavior. The end result is a rubbish plot and bad dialogue. The title itself

is a clue. Very poor.


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