Tag: remake

The Sweeney (2012)

The Sweeney

dir. Nick Love (2012)

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A failed attempt to pull TV favourite The Sweeney out of the 1970s through stylisation, ‘gritty’ filmmaking and expunging all daylight from the production. Cockney accents caused most American reviewers to give up, but the script in any case was nigh-on pointless.