the movie called "SCUM"

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  1. Kenneth4Eva

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    Scum is a disturbing look at a British Borstal's futile attempt at rehabilitating young offenders, the inmates of the Borstal range from adolescent teen to young adult. Most of them (if not all) have little hope in achieving anything in their life, except for just moving from prison to prison for their antisocial crimes. The film focuses of on brutality of a flawed and corrupt system whereby the inmates have no hope of rehabilitation due to the infantile regimes. The film shows how survival through brutality is the only way of getting through the system and even then there is still no sign of release for any of the prisoners. Thankfully in today's Britain, Borstals are inexistent, since they were (as is quite apparent in Scum) deemed unfit for people, due to the despicable infliction of violence and vicious corruption.




    this movie was awesome! great acting by alot of young kids
     
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    yeah top film, shame about the scene in the greenhouse tho. gutted for that lad.....
     
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    yea that scene was the one that prooved its point.
    that scene was acted well. the guy looked only 14 and to act that so well was pretty brutal.
     
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    amazing film and as you lot have said horrible greenhouse scene

    i like the bit where carlton of whatever he is called goes to fight the "leader" if the other wing and says wheres your weapon and twats him round the head with the bar
     
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    Good film yeah, it's been around for years though no?
     
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    theres meant to be 2 versions. one from 1977 and then 1979. it was also made for stage acting before any of the films came out
     
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    When i saw that green house bit i turned to a life of crime to get in
     
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    which ones the version with ray winston
     
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    the 1979 one.
    i want to watch the 1977 version tho

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    actually to tell you the truth i think ray winston could be in both
     
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    Isn't a very young Fat Alan in this as well?
     
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    the guy who plays cat from red dwarf is in it to lol
     
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    The ledgend that is fat Alan.. I think there might be.
     
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    loads of quality british actors in this film.....

    the cockney guy with glasses from this is england as a young kid. phil daniels of Quadrophenia/Parklife video/eastenders fame is in it.....

    loads of young british actors in this movie!
     
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    1977 one was made for TV.

    Ray Winstone is in both of them.
     
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    what tune is the 'im the daddy now, next time ill fucking kill ya" sample used in?
     
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    "This faaackin' tool you dozy black bastard!"

    Quality...
     
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    gotta watch this film, cant believe ive never seen it. probably because it was well before my time
     
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    one of my all time favourites.
    "4737 carling sir, im the daddy of this wing"

    2 snooker balls in a sock is brutal
     
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    My mate used to watch this nearly every damn day when i went round to see him. Great film, its all about the pool balls in a sock scene