Runaway Features and Press On Features have announced the release date of their latest feature “Essex Boys Retribution”, a London and Essex based crime thriller. Paul Tanter penned and directed the film, with Simon Phillips producing. The film follows on from Tanter and Phillips’ “The Fall of the Essex Boys”, with a fictionalised account of events 18 years on after the famed Range Rover killings.
Phillips said “After the success of The Fall of the Essex boys, which has sold 90,000 units to date, we’ve continued the story and I am pleased that Paul has delivered an even more exciting, darkly funny and sharper film. I’m very excited that Metrodome have scheduled a Christmas release. The interest in this story means Essex Boys Retribution is THE crime drama to be getting this December.”
The film stars Ian Virgo (Rise of the Footsoldier), Alex Ismail (Attack the Block), Ryan Winsley (The Fall of the Essex Boys), and Kyle Summercorn (Turnout) with Lorraine Stanley (London to Brighton), Vas Blackwood (Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrels) and Billy Murray (The Rise and Fall of a White Collar Hooligan) all supporting.
Patrick Maxwell, Anthony Maxwell and Billy Murray are executive producing the feature, released on December 23rd.