Netflix Viewers Blown Away By Violent British Revenge Thriller

The gritty British crime film Bull has dropped on Netflix and viewers have been blown away by its ending
Credit: Netflix

A gritty British crime film has dropped on Netflix and viewers have been blown away by its ending. 

If you’re a fan of action then 2023 is the year for you, as plenty of fast-paced and violent movies have been receiving rave reviews.

Recently, everyone has been talking about Sisu, a brutal Nazi-killing movie that was produced by the same studio as John Wick.

But this modern-day action film may be even more up your street.

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The movie, titled Bull, follows a gangster enforcer (played by Neil Maskell) who manages to survive an attempt on his life.

After spending ten years away, the title character gets revenge on his former gang while also tracking down his estranged son.

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The synopsis reads: “Ten years after he was last seen, a vicious mob enforcer returns home to find his son and methodically track down the gang that double-crossed him.

“His quest for revenge soon leads to a savage showdown between his wife and her mob boss father.”

Viewers have had a lot to say about the ending of Bull. Credit: Netflix

Written and directed by Paul Andrew Williams, Bull was released during the pandemic in 2021 but it’s only just been added to Netflix.

Despite having gone under the radar since its release, it’s managed to climb to the top spot on the streaming platform.

When the movie was initially released, it earned rave reviews from critics and also earned a whopping 93% Rotten Tomatoes score.

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And now it’s also being talked about on social media, where people have a lot to say about the ending.

Bull on Netflix… thank me later,” one person tweeted.

Another added: “Anyone watched Bull on Netflix? Watched it last night and really enjoyed it until the ending.”

Somebody else wrote: “Anyone who likes revenge films… Bull on Netflix is rather good. 93% on Rotten Tomatoes… Reminded of the great Dead Man’s Shoes.”

Bull has jumped to the top spot on Netflix since debuting on the streaming platform. Credit: Netflix

A fourth person commented: “Just watched Bull on Netflix. Fantastic British revenge film with great acting from Neil Maskell with a good cast.

“Bit gory but I do love a revenge film. Not going to say any more but if you get a chance, watch it.”

“‘Just watched Bull on Netflix. It’s mad. Nobody will see the ending coming,” said another.

While someone else penned: “Don’t know how a brutal revenge flick starring Neil Maskell got past me two years ago, but fortunately Bull is #1 on Netflix now.”

Bull is currently available to stream on Netflix. 

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Written by Aimee Walker

Aimee is a senior content editor at IGV who specialises in finding the best original stories, trending topics and entertainment news. She graduated from Birmingham City University with a degree in Media and Communications.