In the Name of the Father

(DVD - 1998 )
Average Rating: 4 stars out of 5.
In the Name of the Father

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Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name.
Statement of Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents a Jim Sheridan film ; screenplay by Terry George & Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan
Title: In the name of the father
Publisher: Universal City, CA :, Universal Studios Home Video,, [1998]
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (R) (133 min.) :,sd., col. ;,4 3/4 in.
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Report This Dec 03, 2013
  • btmslt rated this: 4 stars out of 5.

A well acted, all to erie film.

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  • 2101kol rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

Daniel Day-Lewis gives another good performance in this drama about the people wrongfully convicted in the Guilford Pub bombings.


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  • cali_kiwi rated this: 3.5 stars out of 5.

cali_kiwi thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over


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