Bent on revenge after learning his brother died under mysterious circumstances, London gangster Jack Carter (Michael Caine) heads to his hometown of Newcastle, England, where he tangles with the local mob boss, a porn star and other colorful characters. Mike Hodges (Croupier, Flash Gordon) directs this classic action-thriller that depicts the grim realities of a brutal criminal world where innocence no longer exists.
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- Mike Hodges
- This movie is
- 1972 BAFTA®
- Best Supporting Actor nominee: Ian Hendry
RRestricted. Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian.
Widescreen 1.85:1, Pan-and-Scan 1.33:1Subtitles
English, FrenchClosed captioned
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital Mono, French: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Color; region 1 encoding; interactive menus; scene access; enhanced for 16x9 TVs; audio commentary by director Mike Hodges and cinematographer Wolfgang Suschitzky; "Caine is Carter" making-of featurette; filmography; theatrical trailer.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it