Genre: Biography \ Drama Age Rating: R Rating: 8.1
 In the Name of the Father (1993) (View More Info)
IMDB User Ratings: 8.1 (146447 votes)
In the Name of the Father 1993 Cover
DirectorJim SheridanMusicTrevor Jones
Year 1993Runtime 2 Hour 13 Minutes
Country Ireland, UKProduction Gabriel Byrne Terry George Nye Heron
IMDB Rating 8.1Language English
Genre Biography, Drama CastAlison Crosbie , Daniel Day-Lewis , Philip King
Young Belfastian Gerry Conlon admits that he was in London at the time of the incident. He also admits that he is not a model citizen, having committed a petty robbery while in London. He does however profess his innocence when it comes to the bombing of the Guildford Pub in London in 1974, the event which killed several people inside. A self-professed non-political person, he and his three co-accused, dubbed the Guildford Four, are thought to be provisional members of the IRA. Their self-professed innocence is despite each having signed a statement of guilt which they claim were signed under duress. Their case includes having provable alibis for the time frame of the bombing. And eventually, Joe McAndrew, a known IRA member, admits to the bombing. Dubbed the Maguire Seven, seven others, primarily members of Gerry's extended family including his father Giuseppe, are accused of being accessories to the bombing. Following on the work initiated by Giuseppe, Gerry works on a campaign to ...

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