To lift her spirits Sam decides to take her friend Mark up on his offer to attend a small New Year's Eve. I knew nothing of the storyline going into the film I like to preserve that element in most films I watch I knew the title, and had seen the front cover and of course knew some of the cast list. The brothers in question are Dee the graffiti artist and older brother Marcus, a con artist. As a gang of thieves on motorbikes race into a shopping mall and rob a luxury jewelry store, you cannot help but wonder if they have done this type of thing before. It wasn't confusing and yet I had no idea where the storyline was going to go, and where it did go was done to perfection. You watch characters do what they do and the story unfolds without any feeling of 'Oh I can see where this is headed'.
The change in Anti-Social comes when younger brother Dee is offered the chance of a lifetime, but at the same time is faced with another hard choice: to capitalize on his dream start in Berlin or be the fourth member in a plan that could see his brother earn enough money to be set for life? Josh s career is one that I am following as each role I've seen him in, he always gives his all to the character. The Suits actress, who has drawn more interest in recent weeks after , filmed an independent British gangster film titled Anti-Social back in late 2013 in Hungary, Malta and London. Take a look at our review. Both films predominantly center on Sam, a young woman that finds herself in the middle of a where disease sufferers suddenly begin showing strange symptoms and violent behavior. The movie is based on true events that took place in London—the 2009 Graff Diamonds robbery, the 2012 Brent Cross shopping mall smash-and-grab theft and the 2013 Selfridges department store robbery by burka-clad men. So often films are packaged as 'for fans of ' in the hope they can be sold lazily to the viewer.
. Anti-Social is a serious gritty, adult natured thriller which if I had to do the awful thing if labelling it for an easy sell. Id perhaps say its part Kidulthood, Part Julian Gilbeys Plastic. On the other hand his older brother Marcus Josh Myers, known for his role in The Sweeney is an armed robber. Through the news and social media sites the group discovers that there is a new disease that causes various different symptoms, one of which is uncontrolled violence. Mostly involving the rival gang headed by Aymen Hamdouchi , and , events quickly spiral out of control as both gangs attempt to assert their dominance and earn credibility as an organized-crime syndicate. The attack proves to be not so isolated as the group soon finds themselves the focus of an attack.
Sulkin and Myers inhabit the role of half brothers well and there appears to be a real on-screen balance between them. Written by film composer George Kallis previous work includes the 2013 film Mandela: A Long Walk to Freedom , he helps the film capture the sense of youth and sub-culture in which characters seemingly play out their lives to a soundtrack, pulling from a range of genres in order to reflect the personalities of the two brothers. Whilst the film doesn't have any 'major plot twists' what Anti-Social does brilliantly is let the story unfold over its running time. Other than those small details, I went into this film cold and it benefited me totally. Today I decided to get around to watch Anti-Social, a British film, written and directed by Reg Travvis Screwed.
I loved that about Anti-Social. There are also many instances of gratuitous violence within the film, reflecting the depravity of the real life crimes. In some of these instances, the suspects were never caught. The film had its world premiere on 31 July 2013 at the and a sequel entitled Antisocial 2 was released in 2015. The film also follows Brian, a friend of Jed's that is confined to his dorm room and decides that he will chronicle the happenings online via a social media site named Social Redroom. Anti-Social is the story of two brothers, anarchists, connected to the criminal world in varying degrees. Will Dee become caught in a savage gangland war? Running time 90 minutes Country Canada Language English Antisocial is a 2013 Canadian sci-fi horror film and the feature film of Cody Calahan.
Gregg Sulkin as Dee, and Andrew Shim as Jason, to name two But Anti-Social is also a damn fine piece of filmmaking. They board themselves up in their lodgings and initially they believe that they will be fine until some of their friends begin to show symptoms of the disease. I had heard of Anti- Social around its release time due to one of its stars being Mr Josh Myers, a very cool guy who has featured in a few films that I watched and talked about. For some, being anti-social is a way of life. The movie hit select theaters abroad in 2015. By using the site, you consent to these cookies. Dee Gregg Sulkin is a street artist on the fringes of an anarchist movement.
Directed by Reg Traviss Psychosis and Joy Division , the film personalizes a very interesting investigation as Traviss dissects the criminal acts in conjunction. But more openly I would just tell you that Anti-Social is not just a really engaging story with great performances. Meghan plays a model named Kirsten, who gets involved romantically with graffiti artist Dee, played by , who gets pulled into a life of crime thanks to his friendship with a criminal mastermind who carries out daredevil jewelry heists. Dee is an anarchist that becomes a capitalist, and Marcus is a capitalist who lives like an anarchist. Namely Green Street 3 Dir by James Nunn , White Collar Hooligan 3 Dir by Paul Tanter and Screwed Dir by Reg Travvis. There are many instances within the film that reflect the real life robberies.
The accompanying soundtrack is accomplished, compiled of a range of popular British hits. From working class roots, the film shows the brothers carving their respective pasts when life suddenly draws them back together. Once there, things seem to be going well until their friend Jed turns on the television, which displays a news story about a seemingly isolated act of violence. Get ready to see more of 's new girlfriend onscreen. Anti-Social is based on real life events. Now audiences will get to see a special edition cut of the movie, which will also be released in Markle's native United States. Throughout the film he confronts the establishment with spray-painted campaigns across London, earning him similar amounts of good and bad press.