Rise of the Footsoldier

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Released 2007

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2007
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Rise of the Footsoldier is a 2007 English crime movie that tells the life story of a notorious gang member Carlton Leach (Ricci Harnett). The film follows Leach from his younger days as a footsoldier of the Inter City Firm (ICF), an infamous gang who rampaged their way through England in the late 1980s and early 1990s victimizing soccer fans from opposing teams. Rise of the Footsoldier covers three decades of Leach's life starting with his football hooliganism, then his career as a night club bouncer and finally his involvement in the criminal aspects of the early rave scene where he begins selling various drugs including cocaine, ecstasy and heroin. Ultimately, Leach becomes recognized as one of the most feared and respected criminals in all of England at the time. The film reaches it's dramatic conclusion when Turkish thugs start closing in on Leach's gang intending to put a brutal end to their reign of terror, but who will be victorious?moreless

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