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Mixed or average reviews - based on 25 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 24 Ratings

Summary: Disgraced ex-England captain (Danny 'Mean Machine' Meehan) is thrown in jail for assaulting two police officers. Whilst in jail, he doesn't recieve any favours because of his celebrity status in the outside world. He is out numbered and many prisoners constantly barrage him with insults for letting down his country in a crucial World Cup game. He keeps his head down and has the opportunity to forget everything and change the lives of the prisoners. These prisoners have the chance to put one over the evil guards. The prisoners are lead by Danny and the whole of the prison, guards aside, are behind them. Game on......
Runtime: 99 min
Rating: Rated R for language and some violence.
Production: Paramount Pictures
Genres: Drama, Sport, Comedy
Countries: USA, UK
Language: English
Home Release Date: Jul 16, 2002
Director Credit
Barry Skolnick Director
Writer Credit
Andrew Day Screenplay
Charlie Fletcher Screenplay
Chris Baker Screenplay
Tracy Keenan Wynn Earlier Screenplay "The Longest Yard"
Principal Cast Credit
Vinnie Jones Danny Meehan
Cast Credit
Danny Dyer Billy The Limpet
David Cropman Second Barman
David Hemmings Governor
David Kelly Doc
David Reid Barman
Geoff Bell Ratchett
Jason Flemyng Bob Likely
Jason Statham Monk
John Forgeham Charlie Sykes
Martin Wimbush Z
Ralph Brown Burton
Robbie Gee Trojan
Sally Phillips Tracey
Vas Blackwood Massive
Producer Credit
Adam Bohling Line Producer
Albert S. Ruddy Executive Producer
Cynthia Pett-Dante Executive Producer
Georgia Masters Co-Producer
Guy Ritchie Executive Producer
Matthew Vaughn Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: