Knuckle

Filmmaker Ian Palmer offers a fascinating glimpse at a stubbornly proud Irish sub-culture while simultaneously detailing the ways that a single act of violence can erupt into all out war in Knuckle, a compelling and occasionally disturbing documentary shot over the course of 12 years and covering too many conflicts to count. It all began in 1997, when...read more

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Knuckle
An epic 12-year journey into the brutal and secretive world of Irish Traveler bare-knuckle fighting. This film follows a history of violent feuding be (more…)
Knuckle - Trailer
01:20 — James Quinn McDonagh and Paddy Joyce are related by blood and separated by a feud that dates back generations. As the heads of rival families, they tr (more…)
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02:14 — James Quinn McDonagh and Paddy Joyce are related by blood and separated by a feud that dates back generations. As the heads of rival families, they tr (more…)
Knuckle - Official Trailer
02:17 — James Quinn McDonagh and Paddy "The Lurcher" Joyce. Names that demand attention. Men related by blood but separated by a feud that dates back generati (more…)
Knuckle
Meet James Quinn Mcdonagh and Paddy 'The Lurcher' Joyce. Related by blood and separated by a feud that dates back generations. As the heads of rival f (more…)
Trailer
01:21 — Trailer for Knuckle. An epic 12-year journey into in the world of an Irish Traveller community, KNUCKLE takes us inside their brutal, secretive and e (more…)

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  • Released: 2010
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Filmmaker Ian Palmer offers a fascinating glimpse at a stubbornly proud Irish sub-culture while simultaneously detailing the ways that a single act of violence can erupt into all out war in Knuckle, a compelling and occasionally disturbing documentary shot… (more)

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