| Comedy, Crime, Drama
Narrowly avoiding jail, new dad Robbie vows to turn over a new leaf. A visit to a whisky distillery inspires him and his mates to seek a way out of their hopeless lives.
16 July 2012 | TheSquiss
8 | An engaging tale of Scottish desperation & resolve to escape the vortex into the plughole of doom.
Ken Loach does funny! Ken Loach does bleakness, misery, sorrow and hopelessness, too, but in The Angels' Share it ...
All the interior parts of the distillery scene were filmed in the Deanston distillery (as it's noticeable by the staff outfits), but the exterior shots of the arrival and departure were actually taken at the Glengoyne distillery.
Luke, I swear on your life, and on mine, that I will never hurt another person as long as I live. That's a promise, wee man.
Leonie: What if Clancy turns up? What about your promise then? Will you walk away?
Robbie: Leonie, if I turn and walk away, or run away, ...
When Albert is sitting on Rhino's shoulder looking through the pub window you can see the cameraman's reflection in the window on the right of Albert. The cameraman's reflection becomes even more visible after Rhino puts Albert down.
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