• Straightheads (2007)


Release Date: 2007

R |1 hr 28 min

Plot Summary

There is instant chemistry between Alice (Gillian Anderson), a businesswoman, and Adam (Danny Dyer), a younger working-class man who installs a security system in her London apartment. She takes him to a party in the country, and they end up making love. But the night turns horrific when they encounter three thugs who maim Adam and rape Alice. The incident turns them into fearful recluses until Alice spots the leader of their attackers (Anthony Calf) -- and the two victims plot a brutal revenge.

Cast: Gillian Anderson, Danny Dyer, Adam Rayner, Anthony Byrne, Anthony Calf, Ralph Brown, Steven Robertson, Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Director: Dan Reed

Genres: Drama , Thriller

Production Co: DJ Films, Free Range Films, Screen West Midlands, UK Film Council, Film4

Keywords: Love , Escape , Revenge , 2000s , London , Daughter , Transformation , Dark ,