Face Movie Review Summary

Actors: Robert Carlyle, Ray Winstone, Steve Sweeney, Steven Waddington, Peter Vaughan

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FACE is an English movie directed by Antonia Bird in 1997.

Robert Carlyle and four other thieves steal $300,000 during a hold-up. They share the loot and separate. The next day, one of the partners, Dave, comes to Carlyle's and tells him that his share has been stolen during the night. A few moments later, Carlyle discovers that his money has also disappeared. It appears soon that all the members of the gang have been robbed during the night. Everyone suspects everyone until Carlyle understands that the man behind this situation is in fact Dave who needed the money to pay Chris, a policeman, who was blackmailing him. The whole gang must now find a way to recover the money which is hidden in a locker at the local police station.
The review of this Movie prepared by Daniel Staebler

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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book Actual chase scenes or violence 30%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 20%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 50% Time/Era of Movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Police Story?    -   Yes If this is a criminal POV story...    -   criminals stealing from other criminals

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   thief/con artist Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   British


Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   England/UK City?    -   Yes City:    -   London Misc setting    -   building

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   gory visuals of deaths Sex/nudity in movie?    -   Yes What kind of sex:    -   vague references only    -   kissing Kind of violence:    -   guns Unusual forms of death    -   perforation--bullets Any profanity?    -   A lot of foul language

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