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Charlie (2004)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  6 February 2004 (UK)
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A man who ran a brutal gang in the 1960s.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Charlie Richardson Snr
Leslie Grantham ...
Richard Waldeck
Anita Dobson ...
Charlie's Mum
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Van Den Bergh
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Jean Le Grange
Douglas McFerran ...
Richard Aubury
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Jeroen Kranenburg ...
Defence Brief
Mark Arden ...
Cyril Green
Tony Longhurst ...
Chris Curran ...
Andrew Brent ...
Jack Duval
Bruce Young ...
Lucian Harris
Anthony Carrick ...
Justice Lawton (as Antony Carrick)
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A man who ran a brutal gang in the 1960s.

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Action | Crime | Drama

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Rated R for strong brutal violence, pervasive language and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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£92,336 (UK) (6 February 2004)

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£92,336 (UK) (6 February 2004)
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The silver sports car driven by Charlie (Luke Goss) is a Daimler SP250 Dart See more »

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Charlie Richardson: Fuck you and your Krays!
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A poor and disappointing film

Advertised as a companion piece to the splendid "The Krays", as an historical crime thriller about the doings of the Richardson gang on the other side of the Thames. What a dull bunch. Plenty of (reduntant) gory torture scenes of rival thugs, but zilch action and suspense. Mild interest with some half-realized exposure of South Africa's Apartheid and its connection to the British mob, but it plays like a throw-away subplot. Even the director's use of great 50s/60s period music is utterly clueless -- he actually backgrounds the flashback scenes of 40s post-war childhood in urban Britain with a surfing tune! Luke Goss, in the lead role, is quite sneeringly tough, but gives a new definition to "one note". Late in the film, we're supposed to believe that he's aged about 18 years, but he still looks awfully young to me, with that gym build that he insists on showing off at every opportunity like a porn star. Like in that dream sequence where he's cut his wrists in the bathtub... couldn't believe how jarred I was with such intense character summation, and relieved to find out that it was "only a dream". Truly, films do not come worse than this one.


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