Shiner is a 2000 crime film written by Scott Cherry and directed by John Irvin and starring Michael Caine and Martin Landau. It was shot in London.


The story centers on Billy "Shiner" Simpson a boxing promoter banned from legitimate fights until he finds a promising start in his son Eddie. The night of the fight sees Eddie killed, and Simpson suspects rival Frank Spedding. Billy seeks revenge, only to grow mad as his suspicions draw closer to home.

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    director John Irvin
    editor Ian Crafford
    genre action crime
    keywords ban box boxing promoter kill
    musicBy Paul Grabowsky
    producer Barry Townsley Geoffrey Reeve
    publisher Miramax
    recordedAt London