Edwin Boyd: Citizen Gangster
- May 11, 2012 - Limited
DVD: August 28, 2012
1h 45m | Drama
The story of notorious Canadian bank robber Edwin Boyd (Scott Speedman), beginning with his return from duty in the Second World War. Dismayed by public indifference toward veterans, humiliated by his inability to provide for his children and his wife Doreen (Kelly Reilly), and seeing only disappointment in the face of his policeman father (Brian Cox), Eddie resorts to unlawful activity.
What starts as small time bank robberies, evolves over timeand with experienceinto a career that turns Boyd into postwar Toronto's public enemy number one.
Canadian Connection: Filmed in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario. Most of the cast members are Canadian.
|Cast:||Scott Speedman, Kelly Reilly, Kevin Durand, Joseph Cross, William Mapother, Brendan Fletcher, Charlotte Sullivan, Brian Cox|
|Inspiration:||Edwin Alonzo Boyd|