Year Released: 2001
Staring: Vinnie Jones, David Kelly, David Hemmings, Ralph Brown
Director: Barry Skolnick
A football star jailed for assault leads a group of inmates in a match against prison guards.
1 Tiny Reviews
"1-0 to the Mean Machine. Mean Machine is an English reworking of Robert Aldrich's 1974 beefcake Burt Reynolds starrer, The Longest Yard. Substituting Gridiron for Soccer, director Barry Skolnick, along with his roll call of British "faces", is only aiming for one market. That of the footie worshipping clan that primarily resides within the United Kingdom. Very much a long way from competing on the same playing field as Aldrich's superior movie, Mean Machine does have enough about it to "