OUT OF DEPTH

By Simon MARSHALL

COLLECTIVE FILMS LTD - as PROD

Thriller - Completed 2000

A tragic story of misguided good intentions, of family love and of the personal hopes and fears that lay behind several gangland killings.

    • Year of production
    • 2000
    • Genres
    • Thriller
    • Countries
    • UNITED KINGDOM
    • Languages
    • ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 0.3 - 0.6 M$
    • Duration
    • 94 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Simon MARSHALL
    • Writer(s)
    • Simon MARSHALL
    • EIDR 10.5240/60BE-FA0A-35BF-E29C-BBBB-9
    • Producer(s)
    • Stephen CRANNY (Steon Films)
    • Synopsis
    • Based on a true story from the1980’s, Out Of Depth, is a hard-hitting expose of the South London underworld. Starring Sean Maguire (Eastenders, Meet The Spartans, Krod Mansoon), Rita Tushingham (A Taste of Honey, Doctor Zhivago) and Isla Fisher (The Wedding Crashers, Shopaholic), this is the debut feature from promising writer/director Simon Marshall.......Paul Nixon (Sean Maguire), has grown up with the poverty and violence that is part and parcel of life in certain parts of South London. Now in his twenties, Paul has a job in the media and an ‘it-girl’, girlfriend, Sarah (Josephine Butler). He is on his way up. When his Mother (Rita Tushingham) is attacked however, instinct tells Paul that he must take revenge, but when the professional villain he hires to carry out the beating asks for a favour in return, Paul is sucked into a life of drugs, violence and death.
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