Rating 3 out of 5

Director

  • Yann Demange

Cast

  • Jack O'Connell
  • Sean Harris
  • Paul Anderson
  • Sam Reid
  • Charlie Murphy
  • Martin McCann

Synopsis

Northern Ireland's troubles form the brutal background to this gritty drama from debut feature director Yann Demange.Greenhorn squaddie Gary Hook (Jack O'Connell) finds himself detached from his unit during a riot in a Catholic street. Hunted down by provisional IRA street fighters, he desperately attempts to get back to his base.However, the bitter rivalries between republican factions and undercover British Army officers means he doesn't know who to trust. Bruising and thought-provoking.

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