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.
The character of Big Chris was allegedly based on real life ex-gangster Dave Courtney.
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 ...
In the van when Bacon finds the traffic warden, there is an extra arm seemingly coming out of the floor of the van.
In the closing credits, the character names in the cast list are shown entirely in lower-case letters with no initial capital letters.
In the director's cut, theres also a scene prior to Big Chris coming in to Harry's when he'll be told about the boys' debt. The Baptist questions if Chris is loyal, and Harry tells a story and we see Big Chris knock 2 guys out in an elevator collecting a debt.
£941,638 (UK) (30 August 1998)
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