A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Meet the little family of gangsters who call themselves â€œPeaky Blindersâ€, â€“ post-war criminal syndicate, to lay their hands all â€“ from bookmakers and racketeering to bank robberies. The series takes place in Birmingham in 1919, the Tommy Shelbyâ€™s family manages the surrounding slums, where lawless, and former soldiers, revolutionaries and criminals are fighting for survival. Tommyâ€™s leadership is threatened when a cop comes to Birmingham from Belfast to purge the city from crime, and there is a beautiful mystery woman that holds a dangerous secret. Named for their practise of sewing razor blades into the peaks of their caps, the Peaky Blinders make their money from off track betting, protection and robbery.Read more »
After the First World War Birmingham is on the decline, the chaos reigns everywhere. In search of luck the town is flooded by the former soldiers and revolutionaries. But these are gangsters who establish the rules of the game. Among them shows up the gang of â€œPeaky Blindersâ€ with the lead of terrible ambitious award-winning of ex-serviceman Thomas Shelby. His brothers Arthur and John and their crime accomplices are busy with illegal betting houses, muggings, protection racketeering of vendors. Thomas is willing to do greater things. When he finds out about the disappearance of weapons from armament depot he realizes that this is a chance to crank it up a notch in the criminal world of the town. He is aware of the fact that the revolutionaries-communists and insurgents from Irish liberation army are interested much in weapons. From Belfast to Birmingham the chief inspector Chester Campbell is directed in order to clean up the streets of the town from bandits and return the weapons to the state. Meanwhile Thomas gets acquainted with beauty Grace at the bar who steals his heart.Read more »
For the Great Britain, 1919 was a year of learning and progression and desperation. Residents of England, tired from the economic problems that their comprehended. They much exhausted from the martial law that seemed to never stop. The English think about a quiet and peaceful life which would bring them pleasure. The country is full of gangs, the soldiers which had returned from the front line and the newly elected revolutionaries. They also are trying to defend their right to life. The protagonist of the picture Thomas Shelby is the owner of his own business. Peaky Blinders is the most cruel, the most fearless and serious lads which is engaged in illegal proliferation of weapons, arranges robberies and committs crimes. In the visors of hats placed the blade. These hats worn by the representatives of the gang. So this lads got such name. It has become an important sign for them. Thomas does not intend to cover up his pride. He intends to reach maximum heights and nothing will stop him. Prime Minister of Northern Ireland, Winston Churchill sent his chief of police to England that he regulated the crime problems. This appearance can destroy the gang plans. However, the appearance of the police is not the only alleged trap. Charming woman named Grace Burgess who conceals her past may also affect to the next steps of this gang. We encourage you to watch this episode because it conveys an indescribable feelings. The author was able to create an atmosphere of falling. He showed the city of Birmingham as is not just a city but a real fortress where tired from debauchery of the events people do not live they just survive.Read more »