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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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[Walking through a drug house]
Gilly: Somebody once said that the living were a rare species of the dead.
[Looking at all the drugged out people]
Gilly: When you see this, you wonder is there's a difference.
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Liked it better than lock stock
1 April 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

OK, I admit: I am a fan girl. I will watch any movie with Ioan Gruffodd and/or Gerard Butler in it, even if it is a dark, low budget, depressing indie flick.

So when I sat down to watch this, I solely intended to ogle my two boys and leave the rest of the movie to the elitist film critics.

But the end of it, I was transfixed by the reality of it all. Unlike so many American films, there are no heroes with chiseled jaws who are impenetrable to bullets. Everyone is equally flawed, and everyone is equally endangered.

I know, I'm a stupid American fan girl, and as such, not a reliable source, but it ranks on my top list films overall. Not just Brit films.

Lock Stock isn't close.


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