Starred Up

Starred Up

Starred Up

The BAFTA-winning director of Young Adam delivers this UK prison drama about an explosively violent teen who happens upon his father when transferred to an adult penitentiary. Stars Jack O’Connell (TV’s Skins), Rupert Friend (Pride & Prejudice) and Ben Mendelsohn (Animal Kingdom).

2013Rating: R18+106 minsUK
Drama

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Starred Up / Reviews

Variety

Variety

Delves into the sociology of this hellish subculture, where prisoners and staff alike coexist in this dehumanizing environment.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

Mackenzie keeps us grounded in the maze of prison life, coaxing powerful performances from his cast, each apparently encouraged and emboldened to find their own space.

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Little White Lies

Little White Lies

This bruising and brutal jailhouse carve-up rides on the back of an astonishing central turn by Jack O'Connell.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

Young actor Jack O'Connell is the main attraction in this tough British drama.

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Empire Magazine

Empire Magazine

A brutal, immersive prison survival story with a breakout performance by British actor Jack O'Connell.

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