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F.I.L.M. of the Week (April 28, 2016)

The British cinema scene is full of people doing lots of interesting work, but it still gets reduced quite frequently to familiar genres: the black comedy, the kitchen sink melodrama, the suburban crime saga. 425 more words

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Movie Night X: The unbelievable tenth occurrence of the night of the watching of videofilms

Down Terrace (2009)Early Ben Wheatley film about a family of petty, messed up criminals and the shenanigans they get up to. Dark, twisted, and cleverly awkward, as usual for a Wheatley movie. 321 more words


0492 | Down Terrace

Ben Wheatley’s 2009 debut offers a welcome spin on the tired old British gangster film. Its Union Jack-bedecked poster (and the marketing more generally) suggests you’re in for one of those straight-to-Tesco crime dramas – the kind that are so bad even Danny Dyer and Vinnie Jones won’t touch them with a… 421 more words

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Down Terrace (2009)

A taut drama that’s as equally raw as it is brutal. Coming from the imaginative mind of my newest all time favourite directors, Ben Wheatley, who had a number of equally cold and calculating bizarre thrillers under his belt now. 516 more words

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Movie Review - Down Terrace (2009)

Director: Ben Wheatley

Stars: Robin Hill, Robert Hill, Julia Deakin, David Schaal, Tony Way, Michael Smiley, Kerry Peacock

After being released from jail, Bill (Robert Hill) and Karl (Robin Hill) are preoccupied with finding out who turned them into the police. 269 more words