The Riot Club is a 2014 British drama thriller film directed by Lone Scherfig and written by Laura Wade, based on Wade's 2010 play Posh. The film stars Sam Claflin, Max Irons and Douglas Booth. It is set among the Riot Club, a fictional all-male, exclusive dining club at the University of Oxford.
Mar 27, 2015 · The common bond is that both become members of the Riot Club, a long established elite drinking club priding itself on hedonism and the belief that money can buy anything.
- Lone Scherfig
Sep 18, 2014 · Based on Laura Wade's hit stage play Posh, The Riot Club tells the story of 10 Oxford students who gather at a country pub for a night of debauchery that begins with a 10-bird roast and Latin...
Mar 27, 2015 · Spoiled rich people have been awful for centuries and our theatre, literature, and film has been reminding us of this fact with regularity. To this pile of moralizing fiction about the soulless elite, we can now add Lone Scherfig ’s “The Riot Club,” adapted from the play “Posh” by Laura Wade by the author herself.
The Riot Club may not be subtle, but it makes its points with power, using dark humor and a talented cast to offer a scathing indictment of unearned privilege.
Mar 31, 2015 · Well, Lone Scherfig's The Riot Club, which is much better than The Skulls, is an adaptation of Laura Wade's play Posh, which ran successfully at London's Royal Court in 2010. This is a British take on the matter.
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Sep 06, 2014 · The Riot Club The other invention to pad things out and sex them up is Lauren (Holliday Granger), a hard-graft Huddersfield lass with whom Miles begins a relationship.
The Riot Club is a riot wriggy22 September 2014 Founded in approximately 1780, the Bullingdon Club were notorious for booking out a restaurant, trashing it beyond recognition and handing the owner a cheque for the damages on the way out.
Sep 29, 2015 · Ultimately, what holds The Riot Club back most is difficult to say. It ends up being propelled by excellent performances and solid directing. If the screenplay was a bit more polished, the satire ...
Mar 11, 2015 · "There are 20,000 people at Oxford University, and there's no more than 10 in the Riot Club," boasts the trailer for the film T he Riot Club, based on Laura Wade 's successful play Posh. The...
- Anna Klassen