In the Name of the Father
  • Status

    released

  • Release date

    december 12, 1993

  • Genre

    drama

  • Country

    United Kingdom, Ireland

  • Director

    Jim Sheridan

  • Budget

    $13,000,000

  • Gross

    $65,796,862

  • Runtime

    2 hours 13 minutes

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In the Name of the Father

In the Name of the Father (1993)

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A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are coerced by British police into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives in London are also implicated in the crime. He spends fifteen years in prison with his father trying to prove his innocence.

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis
Daniel Day-Lewis

Gerry Conlon

Pete Postlethwaite
Pete Postlethwaite

Giuseppe Conlon

Emma Thompson
Emma Thompson

Gareth Peirce

John Lynch
John Lynch

Paul Hill

Corin Redgrave
Corin Redgrave

Robert Dixon

Beatie Edney
Beatie Edney

Carole Richardson

John Benfield
John Benfield

Chief PO Barker

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