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!
A young black girl who is seen with Michael Peterson in the night club/bar when he is asked to change his name to Charles Bronson is seen with a navel piercing (belly button) during the time this was set (1980s) these piercings were not common until the mid 1990s and also the piercing is clearly modern in nature.
£258,360 (UK) (13 March 2009)
$104,792 (USA) (25 December 2009)
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