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Wild Bill

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

March 23, 2012 (UK)

Director :

Dexter Fletcher

Starring :

Andy Serkis, Mark Monero, Charlie Creed-Miles, Iwan Rheon, Olivia Williams, Will Poulter, Jamie Winstone, Liz White, Leo Gregory, Jason Flemyng

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

4 of 5

“..why can't all British crime dramas be so well written and well acted, and have a splash of comedy as confident as this?..”
by Peter Bradshaw [Guardian [UK]]
3 of 5

“..there's plenty of heart elsewhere in the movie to keep us rooting for Bill and his boys..”
by Trevor Johnston [Radio Times]
“..there's a wit and charm here that allows you to forgive some of the more obvious moments..”
by Laurence Boyce [Little White Lies]
“..the picture tells a very familiar story with remarkable freshness and authenticity..”
by Henry Fitzherbert [Daily Express]
“..the dialogue mostly rings true..”
by Philip French [Observer [UK]]
3 of 5

“..slightly soggy in the middle, but still enjoyably warm and chewy..”
by Robbie Collin [Daily Telegraph]
4 of 5

“..natural humour and nimbly sidesteps the cliches that saddle most council-estate crim-coms..”
by Matt Mueller [Total Film]
3 of 5

“..much of the film's strength is down to the cast - Fletcher's old 'Press Gang' colleague Creed-Miles is wonderfully sympathetic in the lead role..”
by Tom Huddleston [Time Out]
4 of 5

“..hugely enjoyable, emotionally engaging and frequently laugh-out-loud funny..”
by Matthew Turner [ViewLondon]
4 of 5

“..as the title suggests, it all heads towards an inevitable showdown at the E15 corral..”
by Elliott Noble [Sky Movies]

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