The Man Inside
The Man Inside (2012)

Clayton Murdoch carries a terrible darkness inside him. As a boy he was exposed, by his father, to murder and gang culture, With his father now in prison, Clayton struggles to overcome what he was groomed to become, in a city where every… More

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Tom Huddleston
Time Out

A combination of flat scripting and dull camerawork leave 'The Man Inside' languishing in TV-movie hell.

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Donald Clarke
Irish Times

We would say something about "first-round knockout", but then it's not really a boxing picture. So, we won't.

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Robbie Collin
Daily Telegraph (UK)

It is capably assembled but so incessantly, furiously gloomy as to be almost unwatchable.

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David Aldridge
Radio Times

It's so mired in overwrought melodrama that, while it packs a few punches, it fails to deliver the knockout.

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Allan Hunter
Daily Express (UK)

Peter Mullan adds gruff authority and class but there is not much else to commend this effort from writer/director/producer Dan Turner.

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David Jenkins
Little White Lies

Director Dan Turner demonstrates the occasional piece of visual flair, but his storytelling abilities totally shot.

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Derek Malcolm
London Evening Standard

The Man Inside is well made but pushes us towards a kind of hyper-realism that pays decreasing dividends.

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Peter Bradshaw

This is intelligent and ambitious work.

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Matthew Turner

Engaging, well made urban drama with striking camerawork, strong performances and a powerful central theme, though the dialogue wobbles occasionally and there are a couple of embarrassingly bad lines.

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