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Release Date: May 16th, 2004

DVD Release Date: October 22nd, 2002

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
New York City drug enforcement officer John Harris (Harvey Keitel) travels to London to help ineffective local policemen battle a powerful drug cartel. Harris needs to put behind bars American ex-pat Carl Frazer (Viggo Mortensen), who recruits rebellious young teens as foot soldiers in his enterprise. With help from British officer Edward Foster (Iain Glen), Harris must navigate London's seedy, drug-fueled underworld in order to take down Frazer's criminal operation.

Cast: Harvey Keitel, Iain Glen, John Wood, Terence Rigby, Keith Allen, Craig Kelly, Thandie Newton, Viggo Mortensen

Director: Danny Cannon

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: PolyGram Filmed Entertainment, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Live Entertainment

Keywords: London, Revenge, Gritty, Police officer, Pursuit, 1990s, Mystery