In The Name Of The Father

Based on the true story of accused IRA bomber Gerry Conlon, Jim Sheridan's IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER is the powerful saga of an unlikely Irish martyr wrongfully imprisoned by the British government. Sheridan takes a controversial subject and gives it wider appeal by focusing on the family drama of two men who are also political prisoners. In 1974, the...read more

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British Actor Pete Postlethwaite Dies at 64

British actor Pete Postlethwaite, best known for his Oscar-nominated role in 1993 movie In the Name of the Father, has died after a long battle with cancer, reports The Associated Press. He was 64. Look back on the celebrities we lost in 2010 Postlet… Read more

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01:50 — Acclaimed true story of a man's 15 year struggle for justice amidst the turmoil of war-torn Northern Ireland. Nominated for 7 Academy Awards, includin (more…)

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  • Released: 1993
  • Rating: R
  • Review: Based on the true story of accused IRA bomber Gerry Conlon, Jim Sheridan's IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER is the powerful saga of an unlikely Irish martyr wrongfully imprisoned by the British government. Sheridan takes a controversial subject and gives it wider… (more)

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