In the Name of the Father

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A petty thief in strife-torn 1970s Belfast, Gerry Conlon’s main interests are getting drunk and partying, much to the dismay of his quiet, frail father, Giuseppe.
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A petty thief in strife-torn 1970s Belfast, Gerry Conlon’s main interests are getting drunk and partying, much to the dismay of his quiet, frail father, Giuseppe.

Original Release

12/27/1993

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Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis Gerry Conlon
Emma Thompson Gareth Peirce
Pete Postlethwaite Giuseppe Conlon
John Lynch Paul Hill
Beatie Edney Carole Richardson
Mark Sheppard Paddy Armstrong
Martin Murphy Detective
Alison Crosbie Girl in Pub
Philip King Guildford Soldier
Nye Heron IRA Man 1
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Jim Sheridan

Writers

Gerry Conlon, Jim Sheridan, Terry George

Cast

Daniel Day-Lewis Gerry Conlon
Emma Thompson Gareth Peirce
Pete Postlethwaite Giuseppe Conlon
John Lynch Paul Hill
Beatie Edney Carole Richardson
Mark Sheppard Paddy Armstrong
Martin Murphy Detective
Alison Crosbie Girl in Pub
Philip King Guildford Soldier
Nye Heron IRA Man 1
Anthony Brophy Danny
Frankie McCafferty Tommo
Paul Warriner Soldier
Julian Walsh Soldier
Stuart Wolfenden Soldier (as Stuart Wolvenden)
Jo Connor Bin Lady
Karen Carlisle Female Rioter
Fiona Daly IRA Woman
Marie Jones Sarah Conlon
Saffron Burrows Girl in Commune

Producers

Gabriel Byrne Executive Producer
Terry George Executive Producer
Jim Sheridan Producer
Terry George Producer
Gabriel Byrne Producer
Arthur Lappin Producer
Nye Heron Producer

Editors

Gerry Hambling

1994 Oscar Best Picture Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Actor in a Leading Role Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Actor in a Supporting Role Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Actress in a Supporting Role Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Director Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material Previously Produced or Published Nominated
1994 Oscar Best Film Editing Nominated
1994 Golden Globe Best Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1994 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama Nominated
1994 Golden Globe Best Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture Nominated
1994 Golden Globe Best Original Song - Motion Picture Nominated
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