R | | Action, Biography, Crime
A young man who was sentenced to seven years in prison for robbing a post office ends up spending three decades in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter-ego, Charles Bronson.
The line "it was absolute madness at its very best" was written by Charles Bronson himself for the film and told to Nicolas Winding Refn during one of their phone calls.
On my arse.
Charles Bronson: Not in my arse, you fuckin' homo!
When Michael goes round in circles in his prison cell, faint shadows of camera equipment are visible on his left arm.
£258,360 (UK) (13 March 2009)
$104,792 (USA) (25 December 2009)
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