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Kill Your Friends (2015)

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An A&R man working at the height of the Britpop music craze goes to extremes in order to find his next hit.

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Roger Waters
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Darren
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Derek Sommers
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James Trellick
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David Schnieder
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Ross
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Rob Hasting
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An A&R man working at the height of the Britpop music craze goes to extremes in order to find his next hit.

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Make it. Sell it. Kill it. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Thriller

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1 April 2016 (USA)  »

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Arkadaslarini Öldür  »

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Writer of the hit novel "Kill Your Friends" also wrote the screenplay for the film adaptation. See more »

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The film is set in 1997. Stelfox is standing outside the 'Eventim Apollo' (A.K.A. The Hammersmith Odeon). A sign on the building can be seen saying Eventim Apollo, when this film is set the venue was called 'Hammersmith Apollo' it has changed hands several times and did not become the Eventim Apollo until 7th of September 2013. See more »

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Steven Stelfox: [from trailer] Imagine you're standing on wafer thin ice. Beneath your feet, you can see sharks circling. These are your colleagues, your friends.
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In the fine print at the end of the credits, it says "No animals or A&R persons were harmed in the making of this film." See more »

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Featured in Film '72: Episode #44.8 (2015) See more »

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Cynical and brilliant movie
17 March 2016 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

I wasn't even sure if watching this movie is a good idea. But not trusting in the IMDb points proved me right once again. Kill your friends builds up the dramaturgy to a certain point, never getting too abstract or unrealistic. I have spent way too much time in London and in London's clubs and pubs to find the abuse of alcohol or cocaine unrealistic. And that was 2015. I couldn't imagine the music business in the 80s and 90s. On top of the storyline comes a brilliant cast. Nicholas Hoult is unexpectedly brilliant. I only knew him from warm bodies but this is a big leap in his acting. One of my favorite films until now in 2016.

Sorry for the bad English.


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