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Tony
Steve Sweeney ...
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Paul McKenzie ...
Terry
Chris Pitt ...
Gombo
Robin Weaver ...
Kak
Gillian Raine ...
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McBride
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Scripto
Graham Fletcher-Cook ...
Malcolm
Patsy Palmer ...
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Hank
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Four lads decide to meet up and do a robbery planned by Sweeny, an angry, agressive but small young man who is like a time bomb waiting to go off. The robbery never happens because the boys soon realise Sweeny hasn't put enough thought into the job. His closest friend Tel has a more gentle side to him and falls for a girl at a party called Kak. Gombo is released from a young offenders, and along with Tony finds Sweeny to give him a kicking which actually ends up with Sweeny giving Gombo a kicking! In the end they find an empty house where the owners are away on holiday so they decide to break in. This doesn't quite go to plan either.

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