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The Sweeney

Rated R for violence and language throughout and some sexual content.

R In Theaters 03/1/2013 , 112min.
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Plot & Details

Tearing up the streets of London, 'The Sweeney' is a stylish, exhilarating action thriller proving sometimes you have to act like a criminal to catch a criminal. Armed and dangerous, the Sweeney Flying Squad are old school crime fighters enforcing the law. Led by legendary detective Jack Regan ($Ray Winstone) and his loyal partner, they have their own unique way of operating and always get results. With a bank heist in progress and his old enemy making a reappearance on the London crime scene, Regan will do whatever it takes to get the job done, even defying orders from his no-nonsense boss (Damian Lewis).
  • MPAA Rating: R
  • Genre(s): Crime and Mystery,Thriller
  • Run Time: 112min.
  • Theatrical Release Date: 03/01/2013
  • DVD Release Date: 04/02/2013
  • Distributor(s): Entertainment One Films
  • Director(s): Nick Love
  • Starring: Ray Winstone , Plan B , Ben Drew , Hayley Atwell , Damian Lewis
  • Themes: Star Detectives,Protecting the Innocent
  • Tone: Gritty,Ominous,Tense
  • Keywords: bank-robbery, detective, heist, police
  • Country of Origin: USA - Limited (03-01-2013)
  • Language: English

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