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Convenience. Image shows from L to R: Ajay (Ray Panthaki), Shaan (Adeel Akhtar). Copyright: Urban Way Productions.


2015 British comedy film. Stars Ray Panthaki, Adeel Akhtar, Vicky McClure, Anthony Head, Tony Way and Verne Troyer.


Two friends in debt to Russian strip club owners attempt to rob a convenience store; only to find themselves having to work there all night

Ray Panthaki, Adeel Akhtar, Vicky McClure, Anthony Head, Tony Way and Verne Troyer
Simon Fantauzzo
Keri Collins
Ray Panthaki

Directed by BAFTA winning Keri Collins, produced by Ray Panthaki, written by Simon Fantauzzo and starring Vicky McClure, Adeel Akhtar, Ray Panthaki, Anthony Head and Verne Troyer, the buddy comedy heist movie follows two convenience store robbers who screw up the crime and end up working there for the rest of the night.

Ajay and Shann are two hapless friends who need to find money to pay a debt inadvertently owed to some Russian strip club owners. Unfortunately after taking the staff hostage, they realise the safe won't open until 6am. Desperate and with their lives on the line, they decide they must work there all night to avoid anyone raising the alarm before they get their money. However, as they struggle to deal with the feisty Levi, the police, a suicidal businessman, a dwarf cowboy, and a variety of odd characters that frequent the store through the night; the friends' plot begins to unravel and they are faced with either being arrested by the authorities or killed by the Russians.

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