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.
Tagline: Falsely accused. Wrongly imprisoned. He fought for justice to clear his father’s name.
Cast: Aiden Grennell, Alan Barry, Alison Crosbie, Alistair Findlay, Anthony Brophy, Beatie Edney, Bosco Hogan, Brian de Salvo, Britta Smith, Corin Redgrave, Daniel Day-Lewis, Daniel Massey, Dave Duffy, Denys Hawthorne, Don Baker, Emma Thompson, Fiona Daly, Frank Harper, Frankie McCafferty, Gerard McSorley, Jamie Harris, Jer O’Leary, Jo Connor, John Benfield, John Lynch, Jonathan Ryan, Julian Walsh, Karen Carlisle, Luke Hayden, Mal Whyte, Malcolm Tierney, Marcus Lynch, Marie Jones, Mark Sheppard, Martin Murphy, Nye Heron, Oliver Maguire, Paterson Joseph, Paul O’Grady, Paul Warriner, Pete Postlethwaite, Peter Howitt, Peter Sheridan, Phil Davis, Philip King, Rachael Dowling, Richard Graham, Rob Spendlove, Ronan Wilmot, Saffron Burrows, Sean Lawlor, Stanley Townsend, Stuart Wolfenden, Terry O’Neill, Tim Perrin, Tina Kellegher, Tom Wilkinson, Tony Denham
Director: Gerry Toomey, Jean Bourne, Jim Sheridan, Simon Moseley
Country: Ireland, United Kingdom
Budget: $ 13.000.000,00
Revenue: $ 65.796.862,00