A talented American graduate of Oxford, using his unique skills, and audacity, creates a marijuana empire using the estates of impoverished British aristocrats. However, when he tries to sell his empire to a fellow American billionaire, a chain of events unfolds, involving blackmail, deception, mayhem and murder between street thugs, Russian oligarchs, Triad gangsters and gutter journalists.Written by
When Michael returns to his pub a 'Gritchie Brewery' van can be seen outside. Gritchie Brewing Company is owned by director Guy Ritchie. Earlier in the movie, the beer brand can be seen on the tap inside the bar as well. See more »
In the closing credits, immediately under "Standby Carpenter", it says "Standy Rigger"-this should be "Standby Rigger". See more »
The closing credits scroll for about one minute. After that, the full uncensored music video for the in-film song "Box in the Bush" by the Toddlers plays on one side of the screen, with the credits on the other side. See more »
At first I thought it started a little slowly but in hindsight it was just right. A perfect execution of a classic British gangster film epitomised by a charismatic Colin Farrell who stole every scene he entered and left me crying out for a coach spin off. All in all very enjoyable classic guy ritchie film.
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