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Neds (2011)

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Domestic Box Office $0Details
International Box Office $248Details
Worldwide Box Office $248
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Acclaimed actor/writer/director Peter Mullan returns to the gritty terrain of 1970s Glasgow with his third directorial feature, NEDS. John McGill is on the brink of adolescence with a promising academic future. At school he lives in the shadow of his expelled older brother Benny's less than stellar reputation, making teachers suspicious of what type of potential he has. His home life consists of a violent, drunken father and a repressed mother. Surrounded by bullies and NEDS, John, with no support system, takes to the savage life of the streets with a vengeance. As with Mullan's previous films, he brings a raw intensity to the screen. This piercing authenticity comes from Mullan's attention to detail - from the Glaswegian accents to the period clothes and homes. The intense performances - from a mostly unknown cast, led by rare find Conor McCarron as John - heighten the authenticity. In his screen debut, McCarron effortlessly taps into John's inner complexity as he transitions through his rough downward spiral. NEDS is a hard-hitting coming-of-age drama wrapped inside a gripping period piece that still resonates today.


Rotten Tomatoes
Critics FreshAudience Upright
94% - Fresh
71% - Upright

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Movie Details

Domestic Releases: May 13th, 2011 (Limited) by TriBeca Films
International Releases: November 29th, 2012 (Wide) (Portugal)
Running Time: 124 minutes
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Keywords: Coming of Age, Dysfunctional Family, Addiction, Gangs, High School Hell, Bullies
Source:Original Screenplay
Production Method:Live Action
Creative Type:Historical Fiction
Production Companies: Fidelite, Studio Urania
Production Countries: France,
United Kingdom


   John McGill
   Young John McGill
Louise Goodall   
Marianna Palka   
Peter Mullan   
Gary Lewis   

Production and Technical Credits

Producer    Alain De La Mata
Producer    Marc Missonnier
Producer    Olivier Delbosc
Co-Producer    Conchita Airoldi
Co-Producer    Lucinda VanRie
Co-Producer    Peter Mullan
Cinematographer    Roman Osin
Production Designer    Mark Leese
Editor    Colin Monie
Composer    Craig Armstrong

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Box Office Summary Per Territory

Territory Release
Box Office
Portugal 11/29/2012 $248 1 1 1 $248 12/12/2015
International Total$248 12/12/2015

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