Starred Up

(2013)

Overview

19-year-old Eric, arrogant and ultra-violent, is prematurely transferred to the same adult prison facility as his estranged father. As his explosive temper quickly finds him enemies in both prison authorities and fellow inmates — and his already volatile relationship with his father is pushed past breaking point — Eric is approached by a volunteer psychotherapist, who runs an anger management group for prisoners. Torn between gang politics, prison corruption, and a glimmer of something better, Eric finds himself in a fight for his own life, unsure if his own father is there to protect him or join in punishing him.

  1. Jonathan Asser

    Screenplay

  2. David Mackenzie

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Jack O'Connell

    Jack O'Connell

    Eric Love

  2. Ben Mendelsohn

    Ben Mendelsohn

    Neville Love

  3. Rupert Friend

    Rupert Friend

    Oliver Baumer

  4. David Ajala

    David Ajala

    Tyrone

  5. Peter Ferdinando

    Peter Ferdinando

    Spencer

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Starred Up
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Status Released

Release Information

  • August 30, 2013
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • August 26, 2014
    R
    Digital

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget -

Revenue $54,915.00

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