Animal Kingdom meets Heat in this Australian crime thriller
Son of a Gun centers on a notorious Australian criminal and the relationship with his protégé.
Locked up for a minor crime at the age of 19, JR (Brenton Thwaites ) learns the hardships of prison life. In the course of his prison stint, the young criminal finds himself watched by Brendan Lynch (Ewan McGregor), Australia's most notorious felons who soon takes JR under his protection - but it comes at a price.
Son of a Gun is the feature-length directorial debut from Julius Avery's, who won the Cannes Jury Prize for his short film Jerrycan.