Layer Cake

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When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...

  1. J.J. Connolly

    Novel, Screenplay

  2. Matthew Vaughn


Top Billed Cast

  1. Daniel Craig

    Daniel Craig


  2. Colm Meaney

    Colm Meaney


  3. George Harris

    George Harris


  4. Sally Hawkins

    Sally Hawkins


  5. Kenneth Cranham

    Kenneth Cranham

    Jimmy Price

  6. Jamie Foreman

    Jamie Foreman


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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget $6,500,000.00

Revenue $11,850,214.00


Release Information

  • May 13, 2005
    R, Theatrical



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A review by John Chard

By John Chard

I'm not a gangster, just a businessman. And my commodity happens to be cocaine.

With a considerable amount of cash saved from his, ahem, dealings. A London drug dealer is all set to retire abroad and start a new life. However his mob boss Jimmy Price has two jobs for him to do immediately...

Layer Cake is directed by Matthew Vaughn. Vaughn is more well known as Guy Ritchie's producer on his early British gangster genre forays. Suffice to say he had some insight into what made those films {Snatch et al} hugely popular with the watching British public. How pleasing it is then to say that Va... read the rest.

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