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FILM DETAILS
Certificate 15
Cast
Minnie Driver
Mary McCormack
Danny Dyer
Ian McNally
Michael Gambon
Directors
Mel Smith
Screenwriters
Kim Fuller
Running Time
86 minutes

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Plot
Two friends hear of a robbery and decide to blackmail the thieves and get the money for themselves. The plan doesn't go as smoothly as they hope, when the criminal ringleader decides he'll get his loot back at any cost.


Verdict
Driver and McCormack are fun and believable, but this is a Brit comedy that will work much better on video, when you can fast-forward through the meandering first half to get to the good stuff.


Reviewed by Jo Berry

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