The Sweeney Movie

Act like a criminal to catch a criminal

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Who's Involved:

Ray Winstone, Damian Lewis, Hayley Atwell, Allen Leech, John Hodge, Steven Mackintosh, Felix Vossen, Christopher Simon, Nick Love

Release Date:

Friday, March 1, 2013 (Limited)

Rating: R

Runtime: 1 hr, 52 m

Plot: What's the story about?

Tearing up the streets of London, The Sweeney is an 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, 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).

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Crew: Who's making The Sweeney

A look at the The Sweeney behind-the-scenes crew and production team.


Nick Love


Christopher Simon
Felix Vossen

Production Company

Embargo Films

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Production: What we know about The Sweeney

Key Facts

  1. Based on the 70's UK TV show.

Filming Timeline

On or about November 7, 2012, the film was in Completed status.

On or about February 17, 2012, the film was in Post-Production status.

The Sweeney Release Date: When was it released?

The Sweeney was released in 2013 on Friday, March 1, 2013 (Limited release). There were 16 other movies released on the same date, including Jack the Giant Slayer, The Last Exorcism Part 2 and 21 and Over.

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

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