Tom hardy bronson

A young man who was sentenced to seven years in prison for robbing a post office ends up spending three decades in solitary confinement. During this time, his own personality is supplanted by his alter-ego, Charles Bronson.

Bronson is a 2008 British biographical crime film directed by Danish director Nicolas Winding Refn, who also wrote with Brock Norman Brock.The film stars Tom Hardy as Michael Peterson, known from 1987 as Charles Bronson.The film follows the life of this prisoner, considered Britain’s most violent criminal, who has been responsible for a dozen or so cases of hostage taking while incarcerated.

In Bronson it is clear that celebrated director Nicolas Winding Refn does his best to enliven Charles Bronson‘s monotonous journey through life, from fight to fight, from prison to prison, from cell to cell. This is achieved with an inspired soundtrack that turns mundane moments and absurd situations into epic and comical events, as well as Tom Hardy‘s impressive performance, having undergone …

It’s hard to believe that Tom Hardy and Michael Peterson – alias Charles Bronson – became good friends. Peterson as Hardy portrays him has next to no redeeming features; Britain’s most famous prisoner is a psychopath through and through, a man whose ostensible charisma is simply a ploy to justify his irrepressible desire to inflict violence on others. In ‘Bronson‘, Peterson is manipulative but …

Tom Hardy talks about his meeting with Charles Bronson in an interview from 2009.

Bronson was impressed with how Hardy managed to get as muscular as he was and how well he could mimic his own personality and voice. Bronson stated that he believes Hardy was the only person who could play him. Filmography Film. Year Title Role Notes 2001 Black Hawk Down: Lance Twombly Credited as Thomas Hardy 2002 Deserter: Pascal Dupont Star Trek: Nemesis: Shinzon 2003 The Reckoning: Straw …