Bellman and True Poster

Release Date: 1987

R|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
After losing his job and his wife, alcoholic computer engineer Hiller (Bernard Hill) barely has time to pity himself before he's roughed up and abducted by thugs looking to collect a debt for crime lord Salto (Richard Hope). Salto has also had Hiller's teenage stepson (Kieran O'Brien) kidnapped to ensure his complete cooperation. With no job, no money and nowhere to run, Hiller is forced to use his scientific genius to mastermind Salto's daring heist of the National General Bank.

Cast: Bernard Hill, Kieran O'Brien, Richard Hope

Director: Richard Loncraine

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Rescue, Office, Transformation, 1980s, Emotional, Quest, Underdog, Car, Offbeat