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Layer Cake (2004)Layer Cake (2004)

Layer Cake (2004)

Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller

best
THE VERY BEST

8.4

movie

UK, United Kingdom

English, Romanian

2004

Matthew Vaughn

Ben Brazier, Ben Whishaw, Brinley Green

105 min

Synopsis

When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...

Our Take

8.4
The Staff

Featuring a Pre-Bond Daniel Craig, Layer cake can be described as a mix between Lock Stock, Two Smoking Barrels and Scarface—a darkly funny and incredibly violent film. It features great acting from Craig and the rest of the cast, action that will keep you on the edge of your seat once it gets moving and a complex and deep theme that can make you reconsider your worldview. This is a true action movie for the thinking man (or woman).

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