Release date6 November 2009 (2009-11-06) WriterMichele Nuzzo, Penny Woolcock (screenplay) DirectorsPenny Woolcock, Michele Nuzzo CastLady Leshurr, Dylan Duffus, Yohance Watson, Ohran Whyte Similar moviesRelated Penny Woolcock movies
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1 Day is a 2009 British crime film about gangs and their communities in inner city Birmingham. The story follows Flash as he attempts to get £100,000 to his boss Angel in less than 24 hours or face certain death. The film is street-cast and features no professional actors.
Flash (Dylan Duffus) receives a phone call from Angel (Yohance Watson) announcing that he's being released early from prison and wants the £500,000 he's left Flash for safekeeping. Flash is £100,000 short of the full amount and is pushed for time. Flash is forced to strike a deal with Evil (Duncan Tobias) who more than lives up to his name. The movie follows Flash's race against time as he is pursued by a rival gang called The Zampa Boys as Flash is part of OSC (Old Street Crew). He is also pressured by his three irate baby mothers and his grandmother.
Dylan Duffus as Flash
Duncan Tobias as Evil
Yohance Watson as Angel
Ohran Whyte as Pest
Monica Ffrench as Nanny
Lady Leshurr as Shakia
Chris Wilson as Prison Officer
Malik MD7 as. El Presidente
The film has received a mixed reception amongst film critics.
In Birmingham it was withdrawn from the Odeon Cinemas chain, on the advice of the West Midlands Police. The West Midlands Police say they did not give such a statement.