Jacky legendary detective Regan (Ray Winstone) and his loyal partner George Carter (Ben Drew) are a couple of cops fight crime with old school methods. Armed and dangerous, Brigade members “Flying” have their unique way of operating which gives results without exception. When notified of the robbery of a bank and the old enemy of Regan out again head into the underworld of London, the detective will do anything to resolve the situation, even if it means disregarding orders from his boss, Guv (Damian Lewis ), a guy who joked.
The Sweeney is a thriller full of adrenaline directed by Nick Love (Outlaw) from a screenplay written by John Hodge (Trainspotting), winner of BAFTA, and features a cast which also includes Hayley Atwell (Captain America) and Steven Mackintosh (Underworld: Rise of the Lycans The).
Inspired by the ITV television series, entitled THE SWEENEY, the film brings to the screen a modern vision of London police brigade members called “Flying Squad”.