Young Adam The spectre of the Tongs still lingers. Jason thinks it's his job to teach Billy about crime, drugs and women. Marking his feature film directorial debut, Daniel Barber presents a London that's a million miles away from the picturesque beauty of holiday brochures but instead a hellish city where menace lurks in the shadows of its streets. The Maggie As Mike becomes seduced by the money and women that come with his new lifestyle, the dangers increase and he soon finds events spiraling beyond his control. Steven Berkoff and Anita Dobson play Charlie's parents.
Scottish Reels, a special collection of archive film and TV exploring life in . Small Faces (), about youth gangs in the city in the s. Scotland may have given cinema a James Bond and an Obi Wan knife gang the Tongs, that ran in the Calton area of the city in the 60s. The following is a list of notable films set in Glasgow, Scotland, or in which a significant scene takes place there.
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The policy was even praised by then Prime Minister David Cameron who gave it as an example of a way to fight gang violence in London after the riots that took place there that year.
This collection was curated in partnership with the Scottish Screen Archive. The Bank Job.
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The Maggie And Gangster is good at what he does, very good. Future learning and skills. Sam is forced to confront the people he hurt, trying to find out which one is seeking revenge on him.
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It stars Iain Robertson, Joseph. film is set in a Glasgow council estate in the late s and deals with. the razor gangs of the period, an image of housing estate violence.
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his mother gets out of prison, a Scottish teenager from a tough background sets out to raise the money for a home.
Featuring Craig Fairbrass and Terry Stone as the original fan favourite cast and a British dream-team ensemble including Larry Lamb, Shaun Ryder and Jamie Foreman, in a brutal and bloody real life story of Essex, drugs and rock and roll. Selling to the BFI. As Joe life collapses around him he starts to question who Piggy really is, and how honest he's really been with him.
In Orphans and Neds, Peter Mullan laces bleak realism with moments of formal experimentation and abstraction. Get film recommendations.
Gangs have been synonymous with Glasgow since the s. The poverty, squalor and terrible overcrowding of this great industrial city led to. However by the 's both gangs from the relatively small area were at the end of the film, the Calton gang leader McCabe, who would go.
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After losing all their money to London crime boss Hatchet Harry P. Universally regarded as one of the greatest British gangster films ever made, The Long Good Friday rocketed Hoskins to international stardom. Show more comments. It is brutal, savage, compelling and utterly unmissable!
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The film takes place during one Saturday in the life of year-old John Jon Morrison. I liked Edinburgh, but Glasgow came as a shock.
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Things are going well until Beverley discovers his disloyalty, and an ill-fated robbery in North London and a trip to Jamaica tears the crew apart. The spectre of the Tongs still lingers. Their underworld ambitions are fuelled by ego, greed and a lust for power that will not only tear their friendships apart, but lead them to tragedy and the ultimate injustice. Browse our education events.