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Gilly, fresh out of prison, and J, a hustler with a major drug problem, just can't shake their criminal ways.
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Max Bell
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J
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Gilly
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Jackie Junior
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Charlie Franklin
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Eddie
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Freddy Guns
Jamie Sweeney ...
Skip
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Marie
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Detective Inspector Sarah Pryce
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Sergeant Webb
Joe Swash ...
Boy #1 (as Joseph Swash)
Ranjit Krishnamma ...
Pac
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Ajay
Walter Roberts ...
Jason
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Gilly, fresh out of prison, and J, a hustler with a major drug problem, just can't shake their criminal ways.

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In the tradition of Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for strong violence, pervasive language, drug content and sexuality | See all certifications »
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25 January 2002 (UK)  »

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J: [Talking over a cellphone] Look, about tonight, can we make it later?
Jackie Junior: We ever going to do this thing?
J: Yeah, Jackie, please.
Jackie Junior: Where the fuck did you get the balls big enough to cancel on me?
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low budget, high ambitions.
4 December 2003 | by (Purgatory) – See all my reviews

A Brittish gangster movie. The actors chew scenery and the

amazing locations help the mood achieve the tone it hopes for. Its

a dark and dreary tale told with a kinetic sense of energy. Despite

the lacking budget you feel like this is actually happening. Its

probably the performances that truly hold it together. Great small

role by Gerard Butler as the f**ing nuts supplier. Dempsey is

great as well and he plays the role as if its not even acting. Its just

Dempsey playing Dempsey.

Anyway. The film follows a man recently out of jail who gets back

in with his shady friends. his friend j immediately gets him

involved in a guns deal and as expected nothing is as it seems.

The movie is great and it just does well at what you expect. Well

made and likable characters. 7/10


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