Ultra-cool pseudo thriller about Jack (Clive Owen), a failed South African writer who accepts a job as a card dealer in a London casino in order to make a bit of money and soon finds himself becoming addicted – not to gambling, but to dealing. This highly original film bypasses all the cliches you might think you see coming. Although… read more!
Movies Directed by Mike Hodges (in alphabetical order)
Adequately compelling little film noir about former London mobster Will Graham (Clive Owen, whose big break came in Hodges' previous film Croupier) who, after retiring from crime and spending three years bearded and anonymous, living in his trailer in the forest, returns to his old haunts when he suspects that something has happened to his arrogant little brother Davey -… read more!