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In the Name of the Father (1993)

133 min - Drama - 12 December 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.

Director:  Jim Sheridan

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Storyline

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.


Collections: Jim Sheridan

Genres: Drama

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Country:   United Kingdom Ireland
Language:  English
Release Date:  12 December 1993

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Company Credits

Production Companies:  Hell's Kitchen Films, Universal Pictures

Technical Specs

Runtime:  2 h 13 min

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