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Shank (2010)

 -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  26 March 2010 (UK)
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An action film for the youth generation, set in a decaying future London. A gang set out on a chase to avenge the murder of one of their own.

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An action film for the youth generation, set in a decaying future London. A gang set out on a chase to avenge the murder of one of their own.

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Mad Max with Hoodies. See more »

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One of the intentions of director Mo Ali was to imbue his young cast with a superhero vibe. See more »

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Immediately after the dog fight the victor is seen to be unscratched, despite the graphics showing it to be near death. See more »

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Tasha: Stop being a fucking pussy yeah? If you wanna be a pussy, you go be a fucking pussy somewhere else yeah? We don't need you here!
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NINJA WE NINJA
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this is everything thats wrong with British film
9 August 2010 | by (UK) – See all my reviews

British film is going down the pan, unless you're one of the few lucky Brits who get millions to play with like Ridley Scott or Neil marshall. All we ever seem to get are British gangster movies and they're always utter s##t, does no one have any other ideas?.

This one in particular was the worst god damn thing iv ever wasted 20 min of my life on, i know team America said every film needs a montage but do you really need one every 5 min? i felt like i was watching MTV base......i was just waiting for that dizzy rascal guy to jump out and spin a rented medallion into the camera. I have no idea if this film got any better and frankly i don't care, every copy should be recalled and burned and anyone who actually spent money on this should get it back, unfortunately we cant get our lives back.

If you have any sense at all you will put this back on the shelf and walk away and spread the word.


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