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Posted: 8/31/2010 6:08:40 PM EDT
Wow, powerful movie. As usual, Michael Caine gave a great performance. Much old man rage in this one.

Anyone else seen it? Thoughts?
Link Posted: 8/31/2010 7:37:48 PM EDT
My dad always told me not to fuck with an old man, and especially not a mean old man.
Link Posted: 8/31/2010 7:46:17 PM EDT
UK's version of death wish! I liked it!!!
Link Posted: 8/31/2010 7:59:21 PM EDT
My two favorite scenes are right here. Great movie.

Gun buying scene.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8n1-InCRsoI


"It's not Northern Ireland".
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7jmwKN_sf0&feature=related
Link Posted: 9/1/2010 7:03:31 AM EDT
"You failed to maintain your weapon son"
Link Posted: 9/3/2010 6:26:13 AM EDT
should be in my mailbox shortly
Link Posted: 9/3/2010 3:31:58 PM EDT
Doesn't matter what else you do in life or how far from it you get once you're in the military that uniformed younger version of you is always inside you.
Link Posted: 9/4/2010 5:35:23 PM EDT
It's a good flick IMO.
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 4:36:39 AM EDT
Does anybody know how this movie did in the UK?

Ultimate English irony:

Click To View Spoiler
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 4:42:11 AM EDT
Very good flick.
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 7:01:13 AM EDT
sweet. im glad you guys are giving it good reviews, ill pick it up from redbox today
Link Posted: 9/6/2010 6:37:03 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 9/6/2010 6:37:34 PM EDT by builttoughf250]
just watched it. it has some really slow, and a few really fucked up / weird scenes...

but Harry Brown is the man !




and i forgot to say... BOOM!! HEADSHOT !
Link Posted: 9/7/2010 5:01:55 AM EDT
Finally got to watch it yesterday. I thought it was pretty good.
Link Posted: 9/8/2010 9:04:18 PM EDT
Originally Posted By rwheet:
"You failed to maintain your weapon son"


That line from the trailer was the reason I saw the movie and I'm glad I did. Pretty good.
Link Posted: 9/8/2010 11:09:14 PM EDT
I really liked the scene where he is talking to the gut shot drug dealer.

I don't reckon you've got long. Seen that before. Gut wound. The slug's probably torn right through your liver. Mate of mine in Ulster got caught in sniper fire. Bullet blew his inside out. He screamed for a good 10 minutes. We couldn't send a medic in, the section was too hot. So we all took cover... and watched him die. I've never told that... to anyone... you should've called an ambulance... for the girl...

He says it with the proper English accent, it just seals it. Michael Caine did a movie a few years back called A Shock to the System. It is a black comedy about marriage and corporate America and a little black magic. Worth the watch on Netflix.
Link Posted: 9/9/2010 10:40:35 AM EDT
Caine is such a good actor.

He was great in "The Prestige", and delivered a fine performance in "Second Hand Lions."

Looking at his filmography, he's done a fair number of films where the scripts weren't equal to his talent.
Link Posted: 9/9/2010 3:52:48 PM EDT
Originally Posted By Brohawk:
Looking at his filmography, he's done a fair number of films where the scripts weren't equal to his talent.


How true! I saw him on a talk show one time and he said he saw a movie that was bad he thought he might have been in it.

Link Posted: 9/9/2010 7:11:38 PM EDT
I have never seen a Michael Caine film that wasn't a great movie.

Not even "Deathtrap" where he kissed Christopher Reeve. Yeah it was sick but the film was pretty good despite it.
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