Apr 24, 2014 · Filth: Directed by Jon S. Baird. With James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan, Imogen Poots. A corrupt, junkie cop with bipolar disorder attempts to manipulate his way through a promotion in order to win back his wife and daughter while also fighting his own inner demons.
- Jon S. Baird
- James Mcavoy, Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan
As an adaptation of the novel Filth this movie really fails. The talking tapeworm and the tragic backstory of the girl in the wheelchair were part of what made the novel so unique. Without those aspects you end up getting a tepid knock off of Bad Lieutenant.
Filth is a 2013 black comedy crime film written and directed by Jon S. Baird, based on Irvine Welsh 's 1998 novel Filth. The film was released on 27 September 2013 in Scotland, 4 October 2013 elsewhere in the United Kingdom and in Ireland, and on 30 May 2014 in the United States. It stars James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, and Jim Broadbent .
Filth somewhat feels like the cop version of the 1993 film, Naked. The film follows dirty cop James McAvoy who's trying to get a promotion in his company, during this period he's "solving" a ...
- drama, crime, comedy
Synopsis. Bruce Robertson (James McAvoy) is a Detective Sergeant in Edinburgh; a scheming, manipulative, misanthropic man who spends his time indulging in drugs, alcohol, sexually abusive relationships, and "the games" his euphemism for the myriad foul plots he hatches directed at workmates. Robertson also delights in systematically bullying ...
Without spoiling much for anyone, it really is filth. The movie definitely earns its 18 rating because at times, it is quite literally hardcore pornography. Bruce is one of the most complex characters I've ever seen in a movie. It took a while to decipher exactly what was going wrong with him, but it because clear by the end.
Like on Facebook: www.facebook.com/FilththefilmFilth stars James McAvoy Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan, Jim Broadbent, and Imogen Poots. Available on demand April ...
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- Magnolia Pictures & Magnet Releasing
Available on DVD and Blu-ray Now! Starring: James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Imogen Poots, Joanne Froggatt, Jim Broadbent, Shirley Henderson, Eddie Marsan, Emun ...
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Filth movie clips: http://j.mp/28JLHIQBUY THE MOVIE: http://j.mp/28K8VTiDon't miss the HOTTEST NEW TRAILERS: http://bit.ly/1u2y6prCLIP DESCRIPTION:Bruce (Jam...
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