added: Tue, Jan 22nd '13
A domestic trailer has been released online for the British crime thriller "The Sweeney" starring Ray Winstone as Jack Regan, an old school street detective who leads an elite team of specially trained officers to take down London's most wanted criminals. In this latest mission, Regan must put a stop to a band of ruthless bank robbers who is led by his former enemy, even if it means he must go above the law to get his man.
"The Sweeney" also stars Ben Drew, Hayley Atwell, Steven Mackintosh and Damian Lewis, and is set to open in theaters and VOD on March 1st.
Tearing up the streets of London, THE SWEENEY is a stylish, exhilarating action thriller proving sometimes you have to act like a criminal to catch a criminal. Armed and dangerous, the Sweeney Flying Squad are old school crime fighters enforcing the law. Led by legendary detective Jack Regan (Ray Winstone) and his loyal partner George Carter (Ben Drew), they have their own unique way of operating and always get results. With a bank heist in progress and his old enemy making a reappearance on the London crime scene, Regan will do whatever it takes to get the job done, even defying orders from his no-nonsense boss (Damian Lewis).
directed by Nick Love
starring Ray Winstone, Ben Drew, Damian Lewis, Hayley Atwell, Steven Mackintosh
release date March 1, 2013