Brighton Rock Movie Information

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Overall Rank: 14978

Average Rating: 2.3/4

# of Ratings: 11

Theatrical Release Date: 08/26/2011

Blu-ray/DVD Release Date: 12/27/2011

Language: English

Genre: Crime, Drama

MPAA Rating: R

Director: Rowan Joffe

Actors: Helen Mirren, John Hurt, Andy Serkis, Sam Riley, Andrea Riseborough, Sean Harris

Plot: Follows the downfall of Pinkie, a British delinquent as his plans fall apart and paranoia takes over. -- Chris Kavan

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0.5/4

dukeakasmudge - wrote on 09/07/2011

Not as good as I thought it would be

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Yojimbo - wrote on 04/30/2013

Upon the murder of his gangland boss, a young hoodlum kills the perpetrator in retribution but he must find a way to silence a potential witness in the form of a smitten waitress. The idea of transferring Graham Greene's classic novel to the 1960s certainly has its appeal and the scenes involving the rioting mods and rockers are really nicely done by first time director Joffe. He also has a very good eye for an image, which combined with some attractive cinematography, clearly echoing that of the most celebrated Greene adaptation The Third Man, makes for a very good looking film. Helen Mirren also proves she can still turn on the sex appeal as the ageing cougar hell bent on preventing Rose from making the same mistakes of her own youth and John Hurt can always be counted on for some …

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