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In a world in which Great Britain has become a fascist state, a masked vigilante known only as “V” conducts guerrilla warfare against the oppressive British government. When V rescues a young woman from the secret police, he finds in her an ally with whom he can continue his fight to free the people of Britain.

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Directed by

James McTeigue

Written by

Lilly Wachowski (Screenplay)
Lana Wachowski (Screenplay)
David Lloyd (Novel)
Harvey Price (Script Editor)
Alan Moore (Graphic Novel)

Runtime

132 minutes

Country

United States of America, United Kingdom, Germany

Language

English

Tagline

People should not be afraid of their governments. Governments should be afraid of their people.

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Keywords

detective revenge torture vengeful dc comics government fascism dystopia fascist chancellor hatred masked vigilante vengeful spirit activist

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#150 on IMDb top 250 IMDb

#418 on Empire's 500 Greatest Movies Of All Time Empire