Bank Job, The (2008, Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows)
Poster for the movie "The Bank Job"
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Bank Job, The (2008, Jason Statham, Saffron Burrows)


Roger Donaldson's bank heist conspiracy-thriller - scripted by Dick Clement and Ian La Frenais - stars Jason Statham as the leader of a gang of thieves who bite off more than they can chew.

When car dealer and one-time crook Terry Leather (Statham) is approached by his old flame Martine Love (Saffron Burrows) with a proposition that would put his money worries behind him for good, he jumps at the chance. Leather quickly assembles a team which digs a tunnel directly into a London bank's vault. But what he hasn't been told is that, in addition to the money, he'll also be stealing a safety box containing material that, if it saw the light of day, would be extremely damaging to the royal family.

Another box they take holds further dramatic revelations concerning establishment figures. So it's not long before Leather and the gang are pursued by the police, MI5 and various thugs, all keen to get their hands on the incendiary information...


Director:  Roger Donaldson
Producer:  Charles Roven, Steve Chasman, Mairi Bett, Aaron Shuster
Original Music Composer:  J. Peter Robinson
Cinematography:  Michael Coulter

Production Details


Collections: Roger Donaldson

Tagline: The true story of a heist gone wrong... in all the right ways.
Genres: Thriller, Crime, Drama

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