Kidulthood (2008)

This British drama follows a day in the lives of four poor youths living in an impoverished neighborhood in West London, where the pressure and desperation of poverty propels each of them towards the choice between a life of bleakness,… More

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Rated: R
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DVD Release Date: November 11, 2008
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Victoria Segal
New Statesman

For all the filth and fury, Kidulthood is ultimately a moral film - perhaps a bit too moral, if the children's film workshop ending is anything to go by.

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Michael Dequina

Despite being rather graphic and unflinching in its subject matter, there is a genuine humanity toward its characters.

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Ryan Cracknell
Movie Views

The fact is, while Kidulthood tries to be raw and gritty, it's really just a mish-mash of events that's missing characters that you genuinely care for or even begin to understand.

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Dean King
A very good film with some young English actors. I'm not sure if this was a film made for TV but it has that feel to it. It's raw, gritty and brutal… More
Gordon Anderson
Grimly depressing tale of lost innocence which one hopes is grossly exaggerated for dramatic effect.
Film Crazy
I Really enjoyed this movie!! suprising really because i dont normally like movies like this i guess you can compare it to this is england an other london… More
Luke Baldock
Once you get over the ingenious title of this film you can sit back and enjoy watching a a load of scummy shit heads act like twat-ends. The film certainly has… More
Lady D'arbanville
An impressive (almost too realistic in parts) gritty Drama. Noel Clarke wrote and Acted in this film which shows a frightening reality and insight into the… More
Jamie Clarke
Nice British backstreet film, Very gripping and entertaining and quite a shocking ending but very well filmed and some nice acting performances too.