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The Great Ecstasy of Robert Carmichael (2005)

 |  Crime, Drama  |  20 October 2006 (UK)
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(from the UK release DVD jacket) In a small English coastal town, three teenage boys are drawn into a world of temptation and violence... See full synopsis »

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(from the UK release DVD jacket) In a small English coastal town, three teenage boys are drawn into a world of temptation and violence... See full synopsis »

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A great film
9 July 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A Lot of people have disliked this film because of a certain scene.I agree the scene is a bit strong .This scene seems to have wavered people views on the film,but you have to look past it. The film has great characters who come from different backgrounds and all seem to have a connection of some sort with everyone else in the story .The film portrays drug culture amongst teens of Britain, it shows the consequences of doing drugs .There are strong messages in this film that people have looked past.The directing is superb..nice shots..and cleverly done in a scene where they are round a dealers flat,who is playing on some turntables when they arrive ..Basically see this film ,yes its shocking but life can be shocking.If Kubrick had directed it ,a lot of people on here would be praising it.Go see this film ..


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