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Outlaw (2007)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  9 March 2007 (UK)
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A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.

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A group of people who feel betrayed by their government and let down by their police force form a modern-day outlaw posse in order to right what they see as the wrongs of society.

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There will be no excuses. The guilty will be punished. No one is above OUTLAW


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Rated R for violence, pervasive language and brief sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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9 March 2007 (UK)  »

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£2,500,000 (estimated)

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£582,434 (UK) (9 March 2007)

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£1,519,736 (UK) (23 March 2007)
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Nick Love based the screenplay on newspaper stories and anecdotes he's been told by people all over the UK. The narrative is fictional, but many of the incidents portrayed are based on fact. See more »

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Bryant: Get Aids or jump on a bus with a rucksack full of explosives, the government will dish you out a free car these days.
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Captures the Feelings of Many
26 March 2007 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

I am surprised at the poor IMDb rating for this film. The film picks up on many of the problems in British society. The failings of the Police are real and the writer paints a realistic picture of a possible future of Britain. Police getting worse, crime continuing, the public let down.

The film doesn't pull any punches, it is grim and hits its message home clearly.

The performances are fantastic. Sean Bean really is incredible, the pain in his face is clear to see, full of emotion, he is brilliant. Bob Hoskins is also great.

The film is not perfect. Any criticisms i would have would possibly be the soundtrack, it would have been good if there was more music kicking in, i think the droning noise was possibly overused.

Overall though, the writer should be credited for a writing a film with a strong, important message and the direction creates a fantastic movie.


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