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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Mark Strong
Andrea Riseborough
Daniel Mays
James McAvoy
David Morrissey
Johnny Harris
Directors
Eran Creevy
Screenwriters
Eran Creevy
Running Time
100 minutes

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Plot
Three years after master-robber Jacob Sternwood (Strong) escaped England — and cop Max Lewinsky (McAvoy) — his son is mysteriously gunned down in London. Sternwood must return to hunt the culprit, giving the disgraced Lewinsky the perfect opportunity to bring him to justice and rescue his own reputation.


Verdict
A confident, ambitious and action-rich Brit thriller, albeit one whose characters and clarity suffer from the frantic intensity of its pacing.


Reviewed by Dan Jolin

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