Filth Movie

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Filth - movie still

Who's Involved:

James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Imogen Poots, Jim Broadbent, Emun Elliott, Eddie Marsan, Jon S. Baird, Iain De Caestecker, Joanne Froggatt

Release Date:

Friday, May 30, 2014 (Limited)


Runtime: 1 hr, 37 m
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Follows Detective Sergeant Bruce Robertson, a scheming, manipulative, misanthropic man who spends his time indulging in drugs, alcohol, sexually abusive relationships, and 'the games' – cruel plots and systematic bullying of his coworkers and friends. While working on the murder case of a Japanese student, he starts coming unhinged, slowly losing his grip on reality and suffering from a series of increasingly severe hallucinations as he desperately tries to hold his life together.

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Who stars in Filth: Cast List

... Bruce Robertson

"The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby: Her" , "X-Men: Dark Phoenix"  

... Amanda Drummond

"The Father" , "Filth"  

... Ray Lennox

"Tom Clancy's Without Remorse" , "Snow Piercer"  

... Ocky

"Overlord" , "In Fear"  

... Peter Inglis

"Old" , "Tell It to the Bees"  

... Mary

"Downton Abbey" , "Mary Shelley"  

... Bladesey

"Wrath of Man" , "The Virtuoso"  

... Dr. Rossi

"Six Minutes To Midnight" , "A Boy Called Christmas"  

Who's making Filth: Crew List

A look at the Filth behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Jon S. Baird last directed Stan & Ollie and Filth. The film's writer Jon S. Baird last wrote Filth.


Jon S. Baird

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Watch: Filth Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about Filth?

Key Facts

  1. Based on a novel by Irvine Welsh.

Filming Timeline

  1. November 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. Magnolia Pictures is eyeing a spring 2014 theatrical release.

Filth Release Date: When was the film released?

Filth was released in 2014 on Friday, May 30, 2014 (Limited release). There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including A Million Ways to Die in the West, Maleficent and The Grand Seduction.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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