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Get Carter: A Jack-obean Revenge Tragedy

  It’s hard to believe that Get Carter, a Jacobean (Jack-obean?) revenge tragedy dressed up in grim, northern gangster style, is over 40 years old. It is arguably the greatest British gangster film ever made, certainly one of the best, regardless of genre. It is chock full of memorable lines, performances, and gritty, bitter violence, leavened by […]