- 2h 17min
- Directed by: Daniel Espinosa
- Written by: Richard Price/Tom Rob Smith
- Cast: Tom Hardy, Joel Kinnaman, Noomi Rapace, Gary Oldman
- UK release: 17 April 2015
- Website: www.child44film.com
Leo (Hardy) is a military policeman in the Stalin-era Soviet Union, tasked with investigating a series of child killings that are unacknowledged by the state. Hardy and Rapace lead an excellent cast, and although it packs in a little too much it's a pleasingly pulpy thriller.
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Child 4413 Apr 2015
Tom Hardy is at the centre of an ambitious thriller from Daniel Espinosa
'There can be no murder in paradise.' That's the intriguing backbone of both Tom Rob Smith’s 2008 bestseller and this solid adaptation from Daniel Espinosa (Safe House, Easy Money), which casts Tom Hardy as Leo Demidov, a battle-hardened member of the…
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