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Fan of British films? Have we got a giveaway for you, poppet!
In honor of the upcoming Entertainment One Blu-Ray/DVD release of the British action film The Sweeney on April 2, 2013, we invite you to enter to win a British DVD Prize Pack. The Sweeney is a stylish action thriller starring Golden Globe winner Damian Lewis (Homeland) and Ray Winstone (Hugo, The Departed) and based on the popular UK television series from the 70’s with the same name.
One winner will receive the following items and DVD titles:
A desk-top safe The Sweeney Starring Damian Lewis, Ray Winstone (April 2, 2013) Cleanskin Starring Sean Bean (Sep 11, 2012) The Big I Am Starring Steven Berkoff, Michael Madsen, Leo Gregory, et al. (Mar 22, 2011) London to Brighton Starring Lorraine Stanley, Georgia Groome, Johnny Harris, et al. (Aug 11, 2009)
Prizepack value: $100
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- Movie Geeks
How's this for confidence? Months before the movie opened in the U.K., Vertigo Films felt so good about their big screen version of the cult Brit TV cop show "The Sweeney," that they got development going on a sequel. Now whether that actually comes to pass remains to be seen (it divided critics and really, no one seems to be clamoring for one) but U.S. audiences will get a taste later this spring when it lands stateside. And a new trailer has arrived to get the word out. Starring Ray Winstone, Hayley Atwell and Ben Drew (aka rapper Plan B), the film is an adaptation of the beloved '70s TV show (one of the inspirations for the U.S. TV series "Life on Mars") and it centers on the hard-living cops in the elite Flying Squad. The title, "Sweeney Todd," is the cockney slang reference to their »
- Kevin Jagernauth
We’re happy to debut the first poster for the upcoming action thriller The Sweeney today. Directed by Nick Love (Outlaw) and co-written by John Hodge (Trainspotting), the film stars Ray Winstone as Detective Inspector Jack Regan and Ben Drew as his partner George Carter. The two are “old school crime fighters” who enforce the law in a modern underworld, and with a bank heist in progress and Regan’s old enemy making an appearance on the streets of London, the veteran cop will do whatever it takes to get the job done. The pic also stars Homeland’s Damian Lewis and Captain America’s Hayley Atwell. Hit the jump to check out the poster. The Sweeney will be available in theaters and VOD on March 1st. Click to enlarge. Check out The Sweeney on Facebook. Here’s the official synopsis for The Sweeney: Legendary Detective Inspector Jack Regan »
- Adam Chitwood
3 items from 2013
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