Hunger

One doubts that any feature film could more maturely, passionately, or elegantly evoke the madness and confusion at the heart of the early '80s IRA conflict than Irish director Steve McQueen's harrowing docudrama Hunger. The film unfurls in 1981, around the tail end of the IRA prisoners' "no wash" strike against the Brits, and dramatizes the martyrdom of...read more

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Hunger - Trailer 1
01:33 — In 1981 Bobby Sands leads a hunger strike in Northern Ireland's Maze Prison.
Hunger - Trailer
01:28 — HUNGER is Turner-prize winning artist Steve McQueen's first feature film, winner of the Camera d'Or at Cannes 2008 (as well as a slew of other awards (more…)
Hunger - Official Trailer
01:17 — Five strangers awaken to find themselves trapped in an underground dungeon. They soon realize they are the subjects of one man's sadistic experiment t (more…)
Hunger - Official Trailer
01:33 — HUNGER is Turner-prize winning artist Steve McQueen's first feature film, winner of the Camera d'Or at Cannes 2008 (as well as a slew of other awards (more…)

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  • Released: 2008
  • Rating: NR
  • Review: One doubts that any feature film could more maturely, passionately, or elegantly evoke the madness and confusion at the heart of the early '80s IRA conflict than Irish director Steve McQueen's harrowing docudrama Hunger. The film unfurls in 1981, around th… (more)

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