A tough cop is dispatched to take down a serial killer who has been targeting police officers.
Release Year: 2011
Rating: 6.1/10 (21,597 voted)
Stars: Jason Statham, Paddy Considine, Aidan Gillen
Detective Sergeant Tom Brant who is dispatched to take down a serial killer hell bent on killing off the police force one by one. "The Blitz" manages to slip through the grasp of Tom every time, and with the precious lives of his colleagues diminishing one by one, Tom is led to the question: if we can't protect our own, then what good are we?
Writers: Ken Bruen, Nathan Parker
(as Steven Harwood Brown)
(as Ellie Fairman)
Release Date: 6 May 2011
Filming Locations: London, England, UK
(29 May 2011)
As the Weiss would be unlikely to have had a verifiable legitimate source for having the £50,000 that was from Dunlop's paper it would have been seized under the UK's Proceeds Of Crime Act and not returned even though he couldn't be charged with the murders.
Detective Sergeant Tom Brant:
There he is. There's Breckney. Get an appetite…
Whoa! Aaah! Get… Get away! Get them away!
Some nice camera work, stylish blurring, but pretty clichéd police
drama. Jason Statham does what Jason Statham normally does, he's
utterly typecast as kind of British Dirty Harry, but it's not new
anymore like it was in Snatch/The Transporter.
His sidekick is not nearly as interesting as the little guy in Snatch
or the girl in Transporter.
Good work from Aiden Gillen (the guy who played Tommy Carcetti in The
Wire) as the bad guy. Zawe Ashton is also interesting as a WPC with a
Mainly the plot seemed a bit disjointed and contrived. Overall it felt
like a TV police drama. Nothing special.