MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 21,439 this week

Bad Day (2008)

4.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.2/10 from 158 users  
Reviews: 25 user | 1 critic

Rebecca Ryan has been working as an undercover agent for the Organised Crime Division (OCD) posing as a taxi driver, while investigating London's south-side mob. When she finds her young ... See full summary »

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 239 titles
created 12 Apr 2011
 
a list of 5879 titles
created 28 Sep 2011
 
a list of 2653 titles
created 18 Dec 2011
 
a list of 1162 titles
created 10 months ago
 
a list of 2045 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bad Day" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bad Day (2008)

Bad Day (2008) on IMDb 4.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bad Day.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.6/10 X  

John Smith has been happily involved in a bigamous marriage for five years. He lives with Stephanie in Finsbury and Michelle in Stockwell. Fortunately, for John, he's a taxi driver which ... See full summary »

Directors: Ray Cooney, John Luton
Stars: Danny Dyer, Denise Van Outen, Sarah Harding
Alone (2002)
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Experience the fear as you're sucked into the disturbed mind of Alex. Tormented by harrowing voices of the past Alex searches for the one girl who can silence the horror of a tortured soul.... See full summary »

Director: Phil Claydon
Stars: Miriam Margolyes, John Shrapnel, Laurel Holloman
Secret Smile (TV Movie 2005)
Drama | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Dog baloney masterminds will blow the dark days to Scunthorpe.

Director: Christopher Menaul
Stars: Kate Ashfield, David Tennant, Claire Goose
Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

The girls of St. Trinians are on the hunt for buried treasure after discovering headmistress Miss Fritton is related to a famous pirate.

Directors: Oliver Parker, Barnaby Thompson
Stars: Rupert Everett, Colin Firth, David Tennant
Certificate: Passed Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A one handed stranger comes to a tiny town possessing a terrible past they want to keep secret, by violent means if necessary.

Director: John Sturges
Stars: Spencer Tracy, Robert Ryan, Anne Francis
Doghouse (2009)
Comedy | Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

A group of men head to a remote village to help one of their friends get over his divorce; when they get there, though, they discover that all the women have been infected with a virus that makes them man-hating cannibals.

Director: Jake West
Stars: Danny Dyer, Noel Clarke, Emil Marwa
Waking the Dead (TV Series 2000)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Det. Supt. Peter Boyd (played by Trevor Eve) is the leader of a multi-discipline police team of detectives and scientists, the Cold Case Squad, which investigates old, unsolved murder cases using modern methods and new technology that may not have been available during the original investigation.

Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson
The Bill (1984–2010)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Episodes follow uniform officers and detectives from an inner London police station as they enforce law and order on a day to day basis.

Stars: Graham Cole, Trudie Goodwin, Jeff Stewart
Casualty (TV Series 1986)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The everyday lives of the people frequenting the frenetic Accident and Emergency department of Holby City hospital.

Stars: Derek Thompson, Suzanne Packer, Ian Bleasdale
Mount Pleasant (TV Series 2011)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Stars: Sally Lindsay, Daniel Ryan, Sian Reeves
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Claire Goose ...
Rebecca Ryan / Margaret
...
Abby Barrett
...
Darius Cruise / Radio Voice 2
George Calil ...
Harry McCann
Riana Husselmann ...
Marla McCann
Tom Bacon ...
Trigg
Keith Eyles ...
David Cummings
...
Benjamin Radcliffe
...
Marlon Kerr ...
Arron White (as Marlon Sage Kerr)
Dominic Debias ...
Triftan Jarret
...
Mr. Ward
Sadie Tonks ...
Mrs. Ward
Cyril Nri ...
Restaurant Manager
Bailie James ...
Billy Hills
Edit

Storyline

Rebecca Ryan has been working as an undercover agent for the Organised Crime Division (OCD) posing as a taxi driver, while investigating London's south-side mob. When she finds her young daughter Lynn brutally murdered she fears her cover has been blown wide open, so she turns renegade and begins a brutal campaign of vengeance against the mob she believes killed her daughter. As she trawls the seedy depths of London's underworld hunting down her daughter's killers, the lines between good and evil, right and wrong begin to blur as do her notions of justice and revenge. It falls to the world-weary OCD agent Darius Cuise and his newly-assigned, hot-tempered partner Abby Barrett to track down Rebecca and bring her in before all hell breaks loose. Written by Alan Dunlop

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Bad girls having a bad day See more »

Genres:

Thriller

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 February 2008 (UK)  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

£750,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Jade Jennings: If you still want me you'll tell Marla to go fuck herself! And fuck your wife and fuck you if you haven't got the balls to deal with it you fucking coward!
[Rebecca looks at her and Jade puts her middle finger up and mimes fuck off to her]
Jade Jennings: Oh I can talk about that bitch however I like, she does not scare me.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A great small UK film that has been ignored, an Indy gem!
4 January 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Bad Day starts off slow but ends up a fast-paced thriller, at times the story is a little hard to follow but whatever confusion you experience the answers follow as the movie moves on.

The film is great, I thought the acting was fantastic, the story dark and brutal and the ending and twist was worth the price of the rental, I don't want to go into too much detail you'll have to watch the movie to see what I am talking about.

I'm glad that I gave the movie a chance, I'd say for you to give it a chance to. You'll be surprised. It's a good, decent UK film. Not a typical cops and robbers film but the writer and director Ian David Diaz made it all work. I will be looking for more of his stuff in the future! Rent this one if you have never seen it, worth every penny and every minute!

I give this movie a perfect 10. Get it, see it, and recommend it to friends. An excellent Movie, well shot, well directed, solid story and a great ending!

It's certainly a far cry away from the old Hollywood formula.


4 of 16 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Turkey? ewenamos
Anyone know.... siantorres
Discuss Bad Day (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?