Screwed Reviews

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June 1, 2011
Reg Traviss's overlong thriller spews out clichs from the off.
August 14, 2018
No matter how hard it tries, Screwed can't escape the shadows of the very best prison dramas it's trying to emulate.
June 5, 2011
Everything is too extreme. But there's a core of honesty here.
June 3, 2011
Screwed may be based on the true-life experiences of former prison guard Ronnie Thompson but it seems to serve up every available clich from the handbook of tough nut British prison dramas.
June 3, 2011
Watchable collection of prison movie clichs, enlivened by strong performances and pacey direction.
June 3, 2011
June 3, 2011
Here we get everything nasty piled up like a great bag of detritus, and hardly a hint of anything positive at all.
June 3, 2011
It's all been done before, and done better, but its look at how prison warders are failed by the system demands our attention.
June 3, 2011
The filmmakers lose their bottle about 45 minutes in.
June 2, 2011
Noel Clarke shines as a cocky prisoner, and the film's best scenes are those in which he goes eyeball to eyeball with D'Arcy's greenhorn guard.
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