Director Philip RidleyYear 2010Genre(s) Horror, Suspense
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Jamie is a young guy trying to make his way in a place that seems to be against him, the birthmark on his face has left him fearful of the outside world, especially on the streets of East End London which are ruled by gangs and violence. Increasingly the press have taken note of the gang who are now wearing demon masks. When Jamie's mother is brutally attacked and killed Jamie makes a link the rest of the world is yet to catch on to. The gangs aren't wearing masks, they're real demons. Now a vigilante Jamie seeks vengeance for the death of his mother, but trying to see clearly through the real life nightmare he's faced with is a bigger problem and more tempting path than he had ever imagined.
Starring: Jim Sturgess, Timothy Spall, Eddie Marsan, Noel Clarke, Luke Treadaway, Clemence Poesy and Joseph Mawle
Written & Directed by Philip Ridley