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Writer:
Thomas Ikimi (written by)
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Release Date:
11 March 2011 (UK) See more »
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Plot:
An AWOL Black Ops soldier mentally unravels when holed up in a Brooklyn motel room. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
Awards:
1 win & 2 nominations See more »
User Reviews:
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Cast

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Idris Elba ... Malcolm Gray

William Hope ... Mark Star

Monique Gabriela Curnen ... Valentina Gray

Richard Brake ... Scott O'Keefe

Clarke Peters ... Ola Adenuga

Julian Wadham ... Gregor Salenko

Gerald Kyd ... Gustavo Helguerra

Mem Ferda ... Andriy

Niall Greig Fulton ... Vladimir
John Kazek ... Dimitri

Annette Badland ... Stephanie Gumpel

Lara Pulver ... Diane Shaw

Eamonn Walker ... Darnell Gray Jnr

Joe Holt ... Ronny Tarbuck

Deobia Oparei ... Roy Cloglam

Juliet Howland ... Anne

Christina Chong ... Jane

Michael Alspaugh ... Carl
Michael Callaghan ... Mikhail

Finlay Harris ... Darnell's supporter
Adam Smith ... Rescue Worker
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Directed by
Thomas Ikimi 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Thomas Ikimi  written by

Produced by
Idris Elba .... executive producer
Thomas Ikimi .... producer
Jessica Levick .... associate producer
Michael Olsen .... executive producer
Arabella Page Croft .... producer
Kieran Parker .... producer
 
Original Music by
Mark Kilian 
 
Cinematography by
Jonathan Harvey 
 
Film Editing by
Richard Graham 
Thomas Ikimi 
 
Casting by
Anna Kennedy 
 
Production Design by
Gordon Rogers 
 
Art Direction by
Andy Drummond 
 
Costume Design by
Harriet Edmonds 
 
Makeup Department
Jessica Cruickshank .... assistant makeup artist
Maxine Dallas .... makeup artist
Niamh Morrison .... make-up and hair designer
Niamh Morrison .... prosthetics effects
 
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Marissa Carrera .... second assistant director
Jonathan Farmer .... first assistant director
Alison Wallace .... third assistant director
 
Art Department
Philip Barratt .... graphic artist
Philip Barratt .... graphics
David Macleod .... stand-by props assistant
Eona McCallum .... stand-by art director
Brian McGraw .... stand-by props
Andy Neilson .... property master
Shona Paton .... production buyer
Lynsey Sinnamon .... lead scenic artist
 
Sound Department
Ruth Adelman .... adr editor
Iain Anderson .... foley mixer
Tom Griffiths .... sound effects editor
Kahl Henderson .... sound re-recording mixer
Paul Longstaffe .... dialogue editor
Micheal MacKinnon .... foley artist
Alastair Mason .... production sound mixer
Kian McClure .... boom operator
 
Stunts
Carter Ferguson .... fight director
Leon Lee .... stunts
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Eve Carreño .... second assistant camera
Ian Forbes .... lighting assistant
Tommy Hankinson .... lighting assistant
David Hutchison .... camera assistant
Vlad Martins .... digital imaging technician
Mark Morley .... grip
Ross Pearson .... stand-by rigger
Mike Scott .... Steadicam / camera operator
Jason Wingrove .... focus puller
Lee Wooster .... gaffer
 
Casting Department
Ellie Collyer-Bristow .... casting assistant
 
Costume and Wardrobe Department
April Gilchrist .... costume assistant
Michael Weldon .... costume assistant
 
Music Department
Matthew Janszen .... assistant to composer
Matt Shelton .... music editor
 
Transportation Department
Charlie Stuart .... driver
 
Other crew
Marie Byrne .... assistant to director
Michael Callaghan .... development executive
Joe Gibson .... still photgrapher
Lindsay Goodall .... production coordinator
Glynn Henderson .... safety consultant
David Johnstone .... insurance: Media Insurance Brokers
Dolina Macfarlane .... continuity
John Mazyck .... title designer: main titles
Alex McKay .... floor runner
Stephen McShane .... production assistant
Pete Murphy .... location manager
John O'Neill .... production accountant
Scott Rodgers .... armorer
Liam Shaw .... floor runner
Dan Moss .... work experience runner (uncredited)
 

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MPAA:
Rated R for strong brutal violence including some torture and pervasive language
Runtime:
93 min
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Certification:
Germany:16 | USA:R (certificate #46400)

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Thomas Ikimi edited the film and then Richard Graham was brought on to refine and re cut parts Thomas' edit. Richard Graham's input was invaluable as he somehow managed to shave off 15 minutes of the film but still maintain the integrity of Thomas' edit, which Richard respected. It ended up a good partnership.See more »

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2 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Where do we stand, 22 July 2013
Author: kosmasp

It seems like for most people this movie is anything but "Legacy" building. But taking the performance by Idris Elba alone this should merit and have been scored higher. Add to that an unusual story that has more to deliver than the obvious and you actually should have a winner. Maybe people felt this was marketed like an action movie (when it's more a thriller with some guts and especially something worth to think about too), I can't tell.

What I can say, is that the movie delivers on its thriller element and on being not only claustrophobic but getting you into the mind of Idris character. Not an easy feat, but achieved almost seamlessly by the movie. So while you might have issues with some of the directors choices in the story department, you might want to give this movie a chance! It deserves one

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