Montana (UK, 98)
Directed by: Mo Ali
Written by: Jeremy Sheldon, Peter Lowe
Cast: Lars Mikkelsen, Mckell David, Ashley Walters, Adam Deacon
Dmitri is a Balkan ex-special forces soldier who has come to London hell-bent on bloody vengeance for the murder of his family. In a chance encounter, Dmitri saves Montana – a street smart kid – from a gangland execution; eliminating his would-be murderers with ruthless detachment.
Bound together by a shared need for revenge, the boy is mentored by Dmitri in the dark arts of assassination and in so doing, learns the true meaning of friendship, honor and respect…it transpires that Montana is a natural. And he’s very, very angry.