A movie for every day of the year – a good one. 24 October. The Full Monty, director Peter Cattaneo, writer Simon Beaufoy. World’s first football club formed, 1857
It’s not big, but it is clever, Guy Ritchie’s film about London gangsters and Russian mobsters getting in a lather about a painting is an exercise in straight-faced hard-boiled laughs.
Though not a perfect film by any means, this story about violent pill-dealing mafia wannabes has bags of flavour. It’s based on the Rettendon Range Rover murders