The Limey

The Limey

  • 1999
  • R
  • 89 min
  • USA
  • crime, drama, mystery

An extremely volatile and dangerous Englishman goes to Los Angeles to find the man he considers responsible for his daughter's death.

Director: Steven Soderbergh

Writer: Lem Dobbs

Stars: Terence Stamp, Lesley Ann Warren, Luis Guzmán, Barry Newman, Joe Dallesandro

Crafted with eccentric moodiness and style by Steven Soderbergh, The Limey is also a gritty neo-noir showcase for the talent of leading man Terence Stamp.

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  • Steven Soderbergh
    Steven Soderbergh
    Steven Andrew Soderbergh ( born January 14, 1963) is an American film producer, screenwriter, cinematographer, editor, and an Academy Award-winning film director. He is best known for directing commercial Hollywood films like Erin Brockovich, Traffic, and Ocean's Eleven, but he has also directed smaller less conventional and commercialized works such as Sex, Lies, and Videotape, Schizopolis,...

Main Cast


Tagline: Vengeance knows no boundaries.

Motion Picture Rating: R

Genres: crime, drama, mystery, thriller

Keywords: prison, release from prison, suitcase, record producer, investigation, daughter, loss, revenge, stakeout, ex-con, warehouse, hired killer, narcotics, motel room, neo-noir, 1960s

Categories: revenge, prison, actress, motel room, neo noir, car chase, wealth


Producer: John Hardy, Scott Kramer

Editor: Sarah Flack

Casting: Debra Zane

Director of photography: Edward Lachman

Original music composer: Cliff Martinez

Costume design: Louise Frogley

Production design: Gary Frutkoff

Details and Technical Specs

Runtime: 89 min

Country: USA

Language: English

Sound Mix: DTS, Dolby Digital, SDDS

Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1

Color: Color