R | | Comedy, Crime
A botched card game in London triggers four friends, thugs, weed-growers, hard gangsters, loan sharks and debt collectors to collide with each other in a series of unexpected events, all for the sake of weed, cash and two antique shotguns.
Guy Ritchie had the cast play football and divided them into 5-aside teams based on their characters (the four main lad, plus Sting, the dealers, the villains, etc). According to Dexter Fletcher, the winning team was Hatchet Harry's team, given that they had a professional ... ...
Right. Let's sort the buyers from the spyers, the needy from the greedy, and those who trust me from the ones who don't, because if you can't see value here today, you're not up here shopping. You're up here shoplifting. You see these goods? Never ...
When Tom is explaining the cheque scam to Soap and Bacon, in the last shot of Soap and Bacon the liquid level has lowered in the glass in front of Bacon but Bacon is not drinking from it. In the same shot there is also an extra cigarette butt in the ashtray although Soap doesn't stub out his cigarette.
In the closing credits, the character names in the cast list are shown entirely in lower-case letters with no initial capital letters.
£941,638 (UK) (30 August 1998)
$3,650,677 (USA) (23 May 1999)
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