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Sean Bean has a gun... and a knife

10 February 2012  |  Written by Ali Plumb  

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Cleanskin is an upcoming action movie starring Sharpey himself, Sean Bean. And for those not in the know, the term "Cleanskin" applies to "undercover operatives unknown to his or her targets" (thanks Wikipedia) meaning that - you guessed it - this movie is about chasing down terrorists. With guns. And knives.

The chaser is Bean's Ewan; the chasee is Ash, played by newcomer Abhin Galeya. The film sees Ash dealing with what made him come a terrorist and Ewan attempting to stop that self-reflection. Permanently. 

As you might except from a British thriller, the stills we've got for you below boast some typically English locations, notably an explosive moment at London's Borough Market. Take that, Bridget Jones! Boom!

Anyway, filling up the supporting cast's ranks are one-time Eastender and Bionic Woman Michelle Ryan, the much-loved Charlotte Rampling and the brilliantly-named Tuppence Middleton, amongst others.

But enough words, where are the images? Oh, here they are.

To give you a better taste of the film, here's a trailer too. Because we're nice like that.

 

Intrigued? Excited? Already taking bets on when Sean Bean is going to die? Whatever the weather, Cleanskin is out in the UK on March 9. So now you know. 


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JLH
great action, great to see a British Movie, it must have a chance at the BAFTA's 2013... Sean Bean Legend More

Posted by hornja at 13:11 on 13 February 2012 | Report This Post

sean bean not a villain?
good to see sean bean play a lead (outlaw doesn't count because its pants) and not the badguy but do think this will go down the same path taken did but not as well! so writer's prove me wrong!!!! More

Posted by chrisharvey1551 at 04:19 on 11 February 2012 | Report This Post

Please.
Bond/ Taken/ Unknown/ Bourne. More

Posted by antosh25 at 02:41 on 11 February 2012 | Report This Post

double post
bit of a double post there, sorry. so i changed this one to read something else... :) More

Posted by doug64 at 22:35 on 10 February 2012 | Report This Post

RE: Careful DOwn There, Not Too Sharpey
ean has a gun... and a knife" 't need to say anything else. i'm allready sold on this movie!! More

Posted by doug64 at 22:34 on 10 February 2012 | Report This Post

Careful DOwn There, Not Too Sharpey
Cleanskin sounds like a really good documentary about circumcision. Michelle Ryan is gorgeous. More

Posted by BenTramer at 21:58 on 10 February 2012 | Report This Post

Boromir with a gun? Gotta be good. More

Posted by Whistler at 21:44 on 10 February 2012 | Report This Post


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