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Pusher (2012)

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In London, a street dealer's life spins out of control over the course of one week after he borrows money from his supplier on what's supposed to be a sure thing.

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Luis Prieto

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Matthew Read
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Richard Coyle ... Frank
Bronson Webb ... Tony
Agyness Deyn ... Flo
Mem Ferda ... Hakan
Zlatko Buric ... Milo
Paul Kaye ... Fitz
Bill Thomas Bill Thomas ... Jack
Neil Maskell ... Marlon
Daisy Lewis ... Danaka
Ray Callaghan Ray Callaghan ... Maurice
Badria Timimi ... Senior Officer
Adam Foster Adam Foster ... Zack
Richard Shanks ... Junior Officer
Shend ... Meten
Joanna Hole Joanna Hole ... Frank's Mum
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Storyline

In London, a street dealer's life spins out of control over the course of one week after he borrows money from his supplier on what's supposed to be a sure thing.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Never cross the line.

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive drug content and language, some strong sexuality, nudity and violence | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK

Language:

English | Serbo-Croatian

Release Date:

12 October 2012 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Contra o Tempo See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

GBP2,300,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$197,857
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The director of the original film, has a role in this remake. See more »

Connections

Remake of Pusher (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Can't Keep Runnin'
Performed by Maegan Cottone (as Meg Cottone)
Written by Lloyd Perrin and Maegan Cottone (as Meg Cottone)
Published by Vertigo Music Publishing Ltd & Copyright Control
Courtesy of Vertigo Films Ltd & Lloyd Perrin
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Push this film away.
3 November 2012 | by sixbells99See all my reviews

Pusher is a flat film, leaving you waiting for a climax that never happens. The films gives you a chocolate box assortment of every character in every drug related film you can think of. You have the loose cannon side kick, the stripper girl friend, the pathetic junkie and of course the drug dealer heavies. The only person that manages to escape two dimensions is Zlatko Buric the main bad guy who gives a standout performance as the smiling psychotic Milo.

For all its style and flashing lights and camera tricky, lies a poorly executed film and I found myself just waiting for it to be over not caring who lives or dies. For it attempts to be modern it's also quite a dated film and seems more like something from the early 1990's. Avoid this film and just buy the amazing orbital sound track. I'm just happy this film was made so that orbital made another album. Bad film! Great Music!!


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