Exciting British version of fight club built around European Football.
Frodo Baggins + Fight Club + Cockney Slang + Football = a pretty gnarly movie.
over 6 years
Best movie I've ever watched. I don't know what it is but I know every line by heart.
almost 7 years
I'm forever blowing bubbles,
Pretty bubbles in the air
Green Street is a 2005 British/American independent drama film about football hooliganism in England. It was directed by Lexi Alexander and stars Elijah Wood and Charlie Hunnam. In the United States and Australia, the film is called Green Street Hooligans, while in the United Kingdom it has the title Green Street after initially being called Hooligans. In other countries, it is called Football Hooligans or just Hooligans. In the film, an American college student (Matt Buckner — played by Elijah Wood) falls in with a violent West Ham football firm (the Green Street Elite) run by his brother-in-law and is morally transformed by their commitment to each other. The story and screenplay were developed by former hooligan turned author Dougie Brimson.
Throughout the film, the Green Street Elite fight other "firms" such as Tottenham Hotspur's Yid Army, Birmingham City's Zulus, Manchester United's Red Army and Millwall's Bushwackers.
A sequel called Green Street 2: Stand Your Ground, was...