About

George is a small-time crook just out of prison who discovers his tough-guy image is out of date. Reduced to working as a minder/driver for high class call girl Simone, he has to agree when she asks him to find a young colleague from her King's Cross days. That's when George's troubles just start.

7.4
18
Directed by

Neil Jordan

Written by

Neil Jordan (Screenplay)
David Leland (Screenplay)

Runtime

105 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

Sometimes love is a strange and wicked game.

Cast

Keywords

london prostitute cult film hoodlum neo-noir chauffeur ex-detainee

Photos

Lists

#67 on Top 100 British films BFI

Edgar Wright's 1000 favorite movies Edgar Wright

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role