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The Rise & Fall of a White Collar Hooligan (2012)

R | | Crime | 7 May 2012 (UK)
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When unemployed soccer hooligan Mike Jacobs encounters an old friend during a bloody pregame brawl, he finds the answer to his problems - credit card fraud. But before long, the fast paced ... See full summary »

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Paul Tanter

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Raheel Riaz (original story), Paul Tanter
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Credited cast:
Nick Nevern ... Mike Jacobs
Simon Phillips ... Eddie Hill
Rita Ramnani ... Katie
Peter Barrett ... Topbeef
Rebecca Ferdinando ... Nicey Pricey
Ricci Harnett ... D.S. McCartney
Roland Manookian ... Rusty
Billy Murray ... Mr. Robinson
David Tremaine David Tremaine ... Jamie
Amed Hashimi ... Dan
Emile Jansen ... French Detective
Charlie Bond Charlie Bond ... Sylvia
Robert Stone Robert Stone ... Alec
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Stuart Bailey Stuart Bailey ... Football hooligan
Rudy Barrow ... Riot Police Officer
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When unemployed soccer hooligan Mike Jacobs encounters an old friend during a bloody pregame brawl, he finds the answer to his problems - credit card fraud. But before long, the fast paced world of easy money and beautiful women descends into a violent struggle for survival. Written by Anonymous

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This beautiful game isn't life or death... it's more important than that.

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Rated R for pervasive language, some violence, drug use and sexual content | See all certifications »

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7 May 2012 (UK) See more »

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London, England, UK See more »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Bad film all over.
8 July 2012 | by tseepraSee all my reviews

I love hooligan films, Green Street Hooligans (2005), The Football Factory (2004), The Firm (2009), even Rise of the Footsoldier (2007) and Cass (2008).

But this film is just bad. It uses hooliganism as a crutch for a bad plot. Nothing of interest happens in the movie. Like a previous reviewer said, it's a sub par gangster movie, lacking creativity and realism.

The only reason it relates to hooliganism is that the two main characters meet at a football match. I would not recommend this movie to anyone.


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