Piggy
Piggy (2012)

A London man seeks to avenge his brother's murder with the help of a masked vigilante, but finds his life spiraling into chaos when he starts to question his violent mentor's motivations. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

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Cath Clarke
Time Out

A dime-a-dozen, not entirely terrible London thriller.

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Lisa Giles-Keddie
Real.com

The general topic is too titillating in execution to fully influence any worthy debate into the effects of isolating grief...

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Amon Warmann
Little White Lies

Too dull, too often.

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Jeremy Heilman
MovieMartyr.com

It's a shame that so much talent and energy is placed in the service of a story that feels like it has been told far too many times before.

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Jason Best
Movie Talk

From the clunky dialogue and dreary voice-over narration, it sounds as though director Kieron Hawkes has swallowed a GCSE psychology textbook and regurgitated gobbets of half-digested psychobabble all over the screenplay.

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Jonathan Crocker
Total Film

Fluidly lensed and unsettling for an hour, writer/director Kieron Hawkes' debut thins out badly in the final third, leaving the charismatic Anderson to prop it up.

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Philip French
Observer [UK]

Capable but monotonous, it ends with a predictable twist that has a distinguished literary lineage.

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Henry Barnes
Guardian

It's a British rite-of-passage crime thriller, because it opens with a closeup of the protagonist's face and a voiceover that says "That's me".

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Eve Barlow
Empire Magazine

A nasty Brit thriller that achieves the impossible and has you actually pining for Danny Dyer.

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