Films By John MacKenzie

Harold Shand is a big-time Cockney capitalist thug; he runs pubs, casinos and restaurants and has the local police under his thumb. A Rolls, a luxury yacht, and a 'classy' mistress all point to his power and success — but his eyes are on even farther horizons. And Harold is nothing if not patriotic. He wants to play his part in making Britain great once more. He is on the verge of concluding a maj... Read more
MIFF has tracked down a new 35mm print to celebrate the 21st anniversary of this British crime classic. Bob Hoskins is chilling as super thug Harold Shand. A self-made mob leader, Shand harbours grand designs to transform London's Docklands into a Thames-side Manhattan with financial support from a New York crime family. Mafia ambassadors arrive in London to a champagne yacht reception thrown in t... Read more
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