A drug pusher grows increasingly desperate after a botched deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord. On rotten tomatoes, the film received a 50% score, based on 44 critics, with an average rating of 5. The success and notoriety of pusher was enough to keep mikkelsen working for years at home with dramas open hearts, quirky comedies the green butchers, and even a sequel pusher ii. It stars richard coyle in the story of seven days in the life of frank, a london dealer days that grow remorselessly more miserable as a noose. The film follows immigrant street cart vendors who are rolling fresh fruits and vegetables into the inner cities of new york.
It illustrates how tonny is rooted in an evil spiral of crime and drugs, his relationship towards. Set in suburban new jersey in the 1960s, a group of friends form a rock band and try to make it big. After being reacquainted with a childhood friend stebbi joins the drug trade world in order to pay off his debt. A commercial success considered to be influential in danish film history, it marked mads mikkelsens film debut the film is set in the criminal underground of copenhagen, denmark, and tells the story of the drug dealer frank who, after losing a large amount of money in a drug deal. The cast is good, and the imagery is striking, but it never adds anything. The heroin is supplied by an exyugoslav dealer, milo, and safely kept at his hooker girlfriend vics apartment. On rotten tomatoes, the film received a 50% score, based on 44 critics, with an average.
With blood on my hands aug 24, 2015 it never shies away from the grittiness of the series and actually improves on the first one thanks to mikkelsen. Based on the visionary trilogy by nicolas winding refn drive. The apple pushers, narrated by actor edward norton, and underwritten by the laurie m. The film is the second film in the pusher trilogy, portraying the lives of criminals in copenhagen. The critical and scores for rotten tomatoes are out of a maximum score of 100, as is the critical score for metacritic. The heroin is supplied by an exyugoslav dealer, milo, and safely kept at his hooker. Tisch illumination fund, is the latest film from writerdirector mary mazzio. The film follows immigrant street cart vendors who are rolling fresh fruits and vegetables into the inner cities of new york where finding a fresh. A pusher is the most powerful kind of psychic due to his or her ability to influence. You have the loose cannon side kick, the stripper girl friend, the pathetic junkie and of course the drug dealer heavies. Welcome to our guide to the most essential action movies.
Pusher year 2012 genre crime thriller type movies idmb rating 5. Franks life is a funfilled rollercoaster of a ride. It is an english language remake of nicolas winding refns 1996 film of the same name. Its a kinetic, gripping, hardboiled and electrifying movie. With john magaro, jack huston, will brill, brahm vaccarella. The romance movies on netflix with the highest rotten tomatoes scores. The films gives you a chocolate box assortment of every character in every drug related film you can think of. Which sounds like a lot, but when youre considering thousands of action movies, its only the most thrilling, the most exciting, the most brutal, and the influential who make the cut. This third installment of the pusher trilogy follows milo, the agining drug lord from the two first films. The adventure movie is hard to define, but you know it when you see it. Five favorite films with charlie hunnam pusher iii nicholas winding refn, 2005. The latest scourge is mama, a prostituteturneddrug pusher with a dangerous new drug and aims to take over the city. Years in the making, walter salless movie adaptation of kerouacs beat classic is bold, affecting and inherently sad, writes philip french published.
In this explosive raceagainsttheclock thriller, a drug dealers life is on the line when a botched deal lands him in clutches of a ruthless crime lord. Frank is a smalltime pusher who sells heroin together with his friend. A desperate drug pusher must avoid police, and find money to payoff a huge debt. The 12 irish movies and shows on netflix with the highest rotten tomatoes scores.
The 10 best thriller movies of 2012, according to imdb. With assad raja, mahima chaudhry, marc anwar, pasha bocarie. In london, a street dealers life spins out of control over the course of one week after he borrows money from his supplier on whats supposed to be a sure thing. With blood on my hands is a 2004 danish crime film written and directed by nicolas winding refn. Nicolas winding refn is most known for directing films like drive, and some of his films are better than others according to rotten tomatoes.
Pusher is a 2012 british crime thriller film directed by luis prieto. Based on the edgy and explosive series by visionary director nicolas winding refn, pusher stars. List of films with a 100% rating on rotten tomatoes. My top three films at the moment are pusher iii, a prophet and bullhead. Pusher ii 2004 the second film follows franks lowlevel criminal sidekick, tonny. Add to that, a tense atmosphere of raw power that elevates the tone of the movie, and it makes you feel as if youre in the film.
Rotten tomatoes 2019 rotten movies we love the 49 most anticipated movies of 2021. With richard coyle, bronson webb, agyness deyn, zlatko buric. Based on the edgy and explosive series by visionary director nicolas winding refn, pusher stars richard coyle as a drug dealer who grows increasingly desperate over the course of a week after a botched deal lands him in the merciless clutches of a ruthless crime lord. Friendships start to vanish, there is no longer room for love within his life, and violence takes over. Simmons as both a mildmannered bureaucratic pencil pusher and his aggro altuniverse counterpart, who hunt dangerous realityhopping spies. Luis prietos pusher 2012 movie poster, movie photos star agyness deyn, mem ferda, and richard coyle. As edgy and explosive as nicolas winding refns 1996 cult classic, this english language remake tells the story of a week in the life of frank, a big time drug pusher in london. Pusher 1999 rotten tomatoes frank is a smalltime pusher who sells heroin together with his friend tony.
This film may look sleek and urgent, but it never feels like anything more than a runofthemill london drugs thriller. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing pusher near you. The movie was a success, not only in denmark, but internationally. A london drug dealer grows increasingly desperate over the course of a week after a botched deal leaves him with a large debt to a ruthless drug lord. Franks life is a funfilled rollercoaster of a ride that soon spins out of control. The only possibility of stopping her is an elite group of urban police called judges, who combine the duties of judge, jury and executioner to deliver a brutal brand of swift justice. The striking mads mikkelsen got his start with brutal crime thriller pusher, directed by fellow danish countryman nicolas winding refn. Frank is a smalltime pusher who sells heroin together with his friend tony. In london, a street dealers life spins out of control over the course of one week after he borrows money from his supplier on. Pusher is a flat film, leaving you waiting for a climax that never happens. The film practically vibrates with youthful aggression, sly humor and. Sometimes its the search for fortune and glory, sometimes its the sweep and spectacle, and sometimes its all about how long it takes and how far it is from point a to b. Pusher is a 1996 danish crime thriller film cowritten and directed by nicolas winding refn, in his film debut. The film stars richard coyle, agyness deyn, bronson webb, and paul kaye.1187 477 1306 261 1168 259 1447 124 1060 550 176 273 960 549 551 516 1450 897 1014 1327 1552 462 1459 794 864 90 1345 1289 465 1047 1132 619 1496 700 631 1015 1358 1207 1217 709 1474 137