Character:

Det. Sgt. Benwell

Writer:
Jeff Pope, Terry Winsor

Director: 
Terry Winsor

Producers:
Robin Paxton, Jeff Pope

Production Company:
London Weekend Television

Additional Cast:
Sean Bean, Trevor Byfield, Larry Lamb, George Jackos, Sharon Maiden, Brian Croucher, David Cardy

Status:
Available to purchase or rent

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Based on actual events. A low-level thug looking to turn heads in the London underworld, Mickey McAvoy rounds up a fearless crew of criminals in preparation for the perfect heist.


When the crew makes an unexpected discovery in the course of the crime and loyalties start to shift, the police pick up on a flaw in the plan and start to put the pressure on the one person who can blow the whole investigation wide open.


  • Update on the real life robbery on which this film is based.

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