Mean Machine (2001)

Mean Machine (2001) is a Comedy, Drama, Sport film directed by Barry Skolnick – Disgraced ex-England captain (Danny ‘Mean Machine’ Meehan) is thrown in jail for assaulting two police officers. Whilst in jail, he doesn’t recieve any favours because of his celebrity status in the outside world. He is out numbered and many prisoners constantly barrage him with insults for letting down his country in a crucial World Cup game. He keeps his head down and has the opportunity to forget everything and change the lives of the prisoners. These prisoners have the chance to put one over the evil guards. The prisoners are lead by Danny and the whole of the prison, guards aside, are behind them. Game on. IMDB


Directed By – Barry Skolnick

Genre – Comedy, Drama, Sport

Cast – Vinnie Jones , Vas Blackwood , David Kelly , David Hemmings , Jason Flemyng , Sally Phillips , Ralph Brown , Geoff Bell , David Cropman , Robbie Gee , John Forgeham , Danny Dyer , Jason Statham , David Reid , Martin Wimbush

In Theaters – 26 December 2001

Duration – 99 Minutes

MPAA Rating : R

Taglines : It’s Not Just About Football, It’s About Pride Inside!

Story Writers: Paul W.S. Anderson

Country: UK , USA

Language: English

Production Company : Andrew Day , Charlie Fletcher , Chris Baker , Tracy Keenan Wynn