Movies A-Z | Celebs | SiteMap | DVD | Advanced Search
   Home
 
   Movie Database News    In Theaters    Coming Soon    Future Movies    BoxOffice     Trailers     Scripts     Wallpapers     Directory  
  Home -

I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003) - movie overview

I'll Sleep When I'm Dead (2003)

User Rating
60%
(8 votes)
OverviewCommentsDVDsPhotosTrailersForumProduction InfoAdd to MyMovies 

Quotes (10)
Trivia (2)
Plot Description
Soundtrack
Wallpapers
Shooting Locations
Popularity


Release Date
 USA: Jun 18, 2004
 UK: 30 Apr 2004
DVD Release Date
 R1: Nov 16, 2004

Official Website:
I'll Sleep When I'm Dead Website

MPAA Rating
Rated R for language, a rape scene, violent images and brief drug use.

Running Time
1 hour, 42 minutes

Country UK, USA

Studio Paramount Classics, Revere Pictures, Seven Arts, Will & Co. Prods.

More info on IMDb.com

Other Titles
• I'll Sleep When I'm Dead



Sign up for our Newsletter!
Movie news in your email:

Your Name:

Your E-Mail Address:



Genre: Thriller, Gangsters, Drugs, Revenge, Suspense, Gay/Lesbian, Murder

Tagline: For three long years, Will Graham led a quiet life. Things are about to change.

Plot: Cars full of fast-talking British hoods and rain-soaked city streets in the dead of night--that's the stuff of which Mike Hodges's (CROUPIER) impossibly cool neo-noir gangster thriller is made. Clive Owen plays Graham, a former top mobster who has since retired to a nomadic life in the woods. His little brother Davey (John Rhys-Davies) meanwhile swaggers through posh parties back in the city, dealing drugs and engaging in freewheeling sex and petty thefts until he's violently sodomized by a white-haired car dealer (Malcolm McDowell). His subsequent suicide brings Graham back into the seedy underworld he left behind on a mission of revenge. Before he can find his brother's rapist though, he has to tangle with the new head bad boy in town (Frank Stott), who thinks Graham's come to take his old spot back.

Much like Simon Fisher Turner's dissonant, avante-jazz score, the film dodges a straight-ahead story and instead breaks out in moody variations in the key of noir. Fatalistic dialogue, extreme masculine anxiety, a cast teeming with eccentrics, desolate streets, gray beaches, darkened elevators, and foreboding alleyways all blend into an atonal crime-jazz poem. The inestimable Charlotte Rampling plays Graham's concerned, and much older, ex-girlfriend. Fans of the more classic

More Plot Descriptions



Watch
trailer




View 7
Photos

         

   Discussion forum for this movie
Thread Replies Last Post
There are no discussion threads for this movie yet...

Start a new discussion about this movie.

 Trailers

Official Trailer

[Quicktime] (Large)

  Submit a trailer link

 Directed by
Mike Hodges
Flash Gordon, Croupier, Get Carter
 Written by
Trevor Preston
Billy the Kid and the Green Baize Vampire
 Cast
Clive Owen
The Bourne Identity, Closer, King Arthur
Charlotte Rampling
Swimming Pool, Angel Heart, Basic Instinct 2
Jonathan Rhys-Meyers
Alexander, Mission: Impossible III, Bend It Like Beckham
Malcolm McDowell
A Clockwork Orange, Star Trek: Generations, I Spy
Sylvia Syms
What a Girl Wants, Shining Through, Shirley Valentine
Jamie Foreman
Elizabeth, Layer Cake, Saving Grace
Ken Stott
King Arthur, Shallow Grave, Plunkett & Macleane
[more]
 Music By
Simon Fisher-Turner
Croupier, Nadja, The Eternal



 Recommended Movies
Movie Title Agree Disagree
Sexy Beast (2000)
Salton Sea, The (2002)
Light Sleeper (1992)
Red Rock West (1992)
Sydney (1996)
Underneath (1995)
Krays, The (1990)

Help us improve these results!
Mark the movies you think are similar by putting a checkmark under 'Agree' and hit Submit. Leave blank those you are not sure about.


Mooviees.com is not the official site for this film.
All editorial views and opinions expressed here are for entertainment purposes only. <>



DVD | Home | BoxOffice | All Celebs | All Movies | Release Schedule | In Production | In Theaters
Coming Soon | Future Movies | Trailers | Scripts | Wallpapers | Directory | Advanced Search | Knihy
Copyright 2002 Mooviees.com All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed in any form. Use of this site signifies your agreement to the terms of use.