Daylight Robbery
Daylight Robbery (2008)

Using the chaos of the World Cup competition as their cover, a crew of crackerjack bank robbers scheme to steal millions of pounds in used bank notes from a London bank before the cold hard cash is incinerated as scheduled. After checking… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 29, 2008
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Critic Score: 22% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews

Consensus: This poorly executed brit crime caper wants to be a Guy Ritchie film, but ends up more like an extended Eastenders episode.

David Jenkins
Time Out

Daylight Robbery...the exact expression that you're likely to utter if you pay for a ticket to see this utter garbage.

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Josh Winning
Total Film

Tonally it stumbles between laddish laughs and straight thrills, with the result that Leonti doesn't quite get away with it.

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Cath Clarke
Guardian

Daylight Robbery has the away day, the-sun-shines-outside-of-Walford feel of an Enders special. All told, a bit of a Regi Blinker.

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Matthew Turner
ViewLondon

While nicely acted and never less than watchable, Daylight Robbery is ultimately disappointing thanks to unsympathetic characters, some dodgy direction and a stifling lack of tension.

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Tim Evans
Sky Movies

Tonally askew, comedically misjudged and drearily thuggish, this can be filed with any number of post-Lock, Stock caper comedies where psychopaths are portrayed as lovable geezers.

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Kevin Maher
Times [UK]

It makes Guy Ritchie look like Godard.

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Derek Malcolm
This is London

This small-budget heist movie, though hardly very original, is at least made with complete professionalism.

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Tim Robey
Daily Telegraph

Imagine a sort of Dog's Dinner Afternoon.

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Saxon Bullock
Film4

A promising idea is let down by weak storytelling in this well-played but lacklustre Brit crime thriller.

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Flixster Audience Score: 45% Flixster User Reviews
Roy Gutteridge
This small-budget heist movie, though hardly very original, is at least made with complete professionalism.
Naughtia Nahazhina
This movie is about a group of British football fans who plan a big bank robbery. They want to rob a bank and use the World Cup as their coverup. They… More
Barry Lappin
Belter of a heist movie, well paced, quality writing and a great twist...made all the better by the fact that its a true story....