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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 18
Cast
Paddy Considine
Toby Kebbell
Jo Hartley
Directors
Shane Meadows
Screenwriters
Shane Meadows
Paddy Considine
Running Time
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Dead Man's Shoes
Shane Meadows' raw revenge flick


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Plot
Army-trained Richard (Considine) returns to his hometown with his mentally-challenged younger brother, Anthony (Kebbell), in tow. Anthony has been used and abused by a raggedy bunch of local drug dealers, and Richard plans to teach the bullies a deadly lesson...


Verdict
Disturbing, uncompromising and completely gripping, this could do for slasher movies what 28 Days Later did for zombie flicks.


Reviewed by Colin Kennedy

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