Harry Brown (2009) - Synopsis
Set in the bleak environment of modern day Britain, HARRY BROWN follows the story of an elderly ex-serviceman and widower who lives alone, within a community that has been decimated by drugs and gun crime. Brown’s life has been stalked by tragedy and when his best friend Leonard is murdered, the situation forces him to make some difficult choices as to just how far he will go to find the perpetrators and dispense his own brand of justice.
Academy Award® winner Sir Michael Caine (The Dark Knight, The Italian Job) is joined by Emily Mortimer (Lars and the Real Girl, The Pink Panther), Charlie Creed-Miles (The Fifth Element, Skins), and Liam Cunningham (Hunger, The Wind That Shakes the Barely), with support from a group of up-and-coming British talent including Ben Drew aka Plan B (Adulthood), Jack O’Connell (Eden Lake), Lee Oakes (Two Pints of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps), Joseph Gilgun (This Is England) and Sean Harris (24 Hour Party People). David Bradley (Harry Potter, Hot Fuzz) and Iain Glen (The Diary of Anne Frank, Kingdom of Heaven) also star.