When Newcastle United soccer star Santiago Munez is offered a spot with Real Madrid, he accepts, but the move - accompanied by big money and fame - tests his ties and loyalties to family, friends and business acquaintances.
Frankie is sent from London to Spain to make a delivery to Charlie, who likes the kid and shows him the ropes including the use of guns and drugs. Frankie likes the sun, pools and the cute, bikini clad girls and stays in Spain.
Six years after KiDULTHOOD, Sam Peel is released from jail for killing Trife, he realizes that life is no easier on the outside than it was on the inside and he's forced to confront the ... See full summary »
Scarlett Alice Johnson,
Unjustly expelled from Harvard when a stash of cocaine is found in his possession, Matt moves to London to live with his sister and her husband Steve. He is quickly introduced to Steve's chirpy, cock-sure younger brother Pete. Initially, Pete is reluctant to get acquainted with Matt and allow him to tread around the capital city with him because he may be seen by others as an 'outsider', but after a heavy drinking session with him and his mates he quickly changes his opinion of him. On the way back from a football match, Matt is viciously accosted by a gang of Birmingham City thugs, until Pete and his friends step in and save him. It is from here that Matt learns the truth about Pete and his friends- they are football hooligans, operating the GSE (Green Street Elite) 'firm.' Initially afraid of the violence, Matt soon ends up becoming as desensitized to it as his new found friends - but as events roll on, suspicion, shocking revelations and unsettled scores combine to a devastating ...Written by
Charlie Hunnam wanted Tommy Flanagan, to play the role of his older brother, even going to a bar for three nights that he knew Flanangan frequented with a script in hand for him to read. They would later co-star on 'Sons of Anarchy'. See more »
Pete Dunham is a primary school teacher and in 2005 would have been subject to a detailed Criminal Records Bureau/ CRB check (now Disclosure & Barring Service/ DBS). This not only details any and all criminal convictions but also information held by the police. This includes "information that has not led to a criminal conviction but may indicate a danger to vulnerable groups".
As a high flying (and long serving) member of the GSE Pete would have to be incredibly lucky in order to be both Top Boy of a hooligan firm AND have this fact be unknown to both the police and his employers. See more »
Fuck me. If I knew we was going to a bar mitzvah, I would have brought me fuckin' skull cap. Mate, Tottenham's due north. Are you lost? Or just fucking stupid?
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I have just finished watching the film Green Street (UK Version). I had heard a lot about this film and when I watched it I really enjoyed it. Apart from the fact that it is slightly low budget the film is brilliant.
At first it seemed that violence was the only thing that happened in the football hooligans life. It's not all about the violence it's about morals and pride. An eye for an eye and so forth.
I found the film quite emotional but I loved the fact it depicts real life.
Stand and fight - too right. It's all about honour, and as I said earlier moral and pride
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