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The Ice Cream Wars (2012)

The Hooligan Wars (original title)
A bar fight leaves up-and-coming professional footballer Andy injured and out of the game. Needing money to support his wife and himself, he buys an ice cream van and sets to work. However,... See full summary »

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Andy Hollington
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Nick Brooks
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Rowley
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A bar fight leaves up-and-coming professional footballer Andy injured and out of the game. Needing money to support his wife and himself, he buys an ice cream van and sets to work. However, he soon finds himself battling intimidation from foreign gangs who use the ice cream vans as a front to sell drugs. Needing protection, Andy allies himself with a group of tough gangsters who introduce him to the world of football hooliganism. But soon, Andy's forced to sell the drugs himself and engage in terrifying violence. In desperation, he searches for an escape before the world he's entered destroys him. when you Misfire.

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Protect your turf... whatever the cost.

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18 February 2013 (Germany)  »

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One of the better final scenes I have watched
15 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

There is plenty of blood sweat and tears in this movie, but what I was impressed mostly was the ending. You know how some movies have it all then at the end its like what the heck just happened here? Are you serious? Well not in this movie. One of the better final scenes I have watched in recent memory. The film revolves around Andy and his expecting wife Stacey and Stacey's brother one of Andy's mates. Andy receives a bad injury during some hooligan antics and doctors tell him any career in sports is gone. Andy gets involved with dubious characters and his role with them starts to spiral out of control. Good acting, worthy film.


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