The Long Good Friday ()

directed by John MacKenzie
featuring Bob Hoskins, Helen Mirren, Eddie Constantine, Dave King, Brian Hall

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John Mackenzie's masterfully directed British crime drama features a star-making performance by Bob Hoskins as Harold Shand, a successful London gangster whose world falls apart over the course of one weekend. Shand controls the London docks and is planning a big real estate deal, financed by money from the American mob and given the okay by the London organization. His world is sweet -- he lives in a fancy penthouse, he owns a yacht, and has a sensitive and intelligent mistress. But suddenly a bomb explodes inside his ...

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Joyce

Jan 22, 2009

mafia london/dublin style

If you like Bob Hoskins and Helen Mirren and would like to catch a glance at Pierce Brosnan before Remington Steele then this is the movie for you.

It is defintely a British movie with the subtlies that implies. A Mafia chief goes on vacation and returns to find his world upside down. He only has two plans for the week end. Complete a real estate deal and take his mother to church. Now he's worried he may not survive to do either and does not know why!!!!

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