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It Was an Accident

2000 1h 36m Comedy Drama List
Reviews 0% Audience Score 100+ Ratings
When he's released from prison, Nicky Burkett (Chiwetel Ejiofor) commits himself to a crime-free life. Despite his best efforts, he's dragged back into illicit activity when he intervenes in a robbery. He unintentionally starts a feud between two rival gangs, one headed by Mickey Cousins (Max Beesley), who ordered the robbery, the other by Rameez (Sidh Solanki). The gangsters try to rope Nicky into their illicit deeds, while he tries to pursue a policeman's daughter, Noreen (Thandie Newton). Read More Read Less

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Empire Magazine Rated: 2/5 Jan 22, 2002 Full Review Michael Thomson BBC.com Rated: 2/5 Jan 22, 2002 Full Review Read all reviews

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Audience Member It's set & was filmed in Walthamstow. If it wasn't for that not worth watching at all. Rated 1 out of 5 stars 01/22/23 Full Review Read all reviews
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Synopsis When he's released from prison, Nicky Burkett (Chiwetel Ejiofor) commits himself to a crime-free life. Despite his best efforts, he's dragged back into illicit activity when he intervenes in a robbery. He unintentionally starts a feud between two rival gangs, one headed by Mickey Cousins (Max Beesley), who ordered the robbery, the other by Rameez (Sidh Solanki). The gangsters try to rope Nicky into their illicit deeds, while he tries to pursue a policeman's daughter, Noreen (Thandie Newton).
Director
Metin Hüseyin
Producer
Paul Goodman
Production Co
Miramax
Genre
Comedy, Drama
Original Language
English
Runtime
1h 36m
Sound Mix
Surround