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By Any Name (2017)

An amnesiac man is found running blood stained and half naked through the Brecon Beacons. Hunted by the police and military, is he a homicidal terrorist or innocent pawn?

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Euros Jones-Evans
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Credited cast:
Cengiz Dervis ... John West
Samira Mohamed Ali Samira Mohamed Ali ... Dr. Elizabeth Santer
Dan Richardson ... Captain Chaloner
Victor Ptak Victor Ptak ... Colonel Hedingham
Huw Richards Huw Richards ... Sergeant Price
Ernest Vernon Ernest Vernon ... Dr. Dave Watson
Louise Fellows Louise Fellows ... Bonnie McKenna
Phillip Embrey Phillip Embrey ... Major Simmonds
Stuart McNeil ... Sgt Johnson
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Linda Bailey Linda Bailey ... Pub Landlady
Denni-Tyla Bell Denni-Tyla Bell ... Nurse
Lucy De Lloyd Lucy De Lloyd ... Girl 1
Matthew Derrick Matthew Derrick ... Hospital Extra
Helen Enser-Morgan Helen Enser-Morgan ... Newscaster
Mercy Gaiger Mercy Gaiger ... Child
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A man is admitted into a psychiatric ward after being found running on the Brecon Beacons bloodstained and half naked. Suffering from amnesia, his doctor Elizabeth Santer helps him try and regain his memory. With only a knowledge of Wales and sophisticated military techniques he finds himself on the run from both the Police and Military. The hunt is on for answers and time is running out for Elizabeth and the man she only knows as 'John West'. Written by Anonymous

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Homicidal Terrorist or Innocent Pawn?

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

5 May 2017 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Swansea, Wales, UK See more »

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Tanabi Films See more »
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Title is derived from the Shakespeare play 'Romeo and Juliet' in which Juliet states in Act 2 Scene 1 'A rose by any other name would smell as sweet'. See more »

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Unfortunately, a pretty awful independent movie.
25 May 2017 | by popseye21See all my reviews

How did this movie score so highly on IMDb?

I am a big fan of independent movies... Especially British ones. However, not wishing to slate the cast or the film-makers too harshly I feel I should leave a review as to warn others. In as few words as possible this film does not even come close to being rated as an 8??... (Which is how it was rated when I watched it).

Please note the following points -

This film has an awful script... (back of fag packet springs to mind).

Followed by an awful dialogue... (even the subtitles were sub-standard!)

Followed by some people who are credited as actors... Who barely interact... If at all?

Enough said I think?

There are some quite pleasant views of the countryside and the camera-work in the main is not too bad... Although I feel it would have been achievable by a twelve year old with a bad leg and possibly with a sprained wrist too.

So, there you are if you're still game, please indulge yourself for an hour and a half, and then leave your own review!


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