In the Name of the Father (1993)

Drama

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.

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Release Date: 1993-12-12
Status: Released
Run time: 133 min / 2:13
Production Studio : Hell's Kitchen Films, Universal Pictures
Production Countries: United Kingdom, Ireland

Casts

Daniel Day-Lewis
as Gerry Conlon
Pete Postlethwaite
as Giuseppe Conlon
Emma Thompson
as Gareth Peirce
John Lynch
as Paul Hill
Corin Redgrave
as Robert Dixon
Beatie Edney
as Carole Richardson
John Benfield
as Chief PO Barker
Paterson Joseph
as Benbay
Marie Jones
as Sarah Conlon
Gerard McSorley
as Detective Pavis
Frank Harper
as Ronnie Smalls
Mark Sheppard
as Paddy Armstrong
Don Baker
as Joe McAndrew
Martin Murphy
as Detective
Alison Crosbie
as Girl in Pub
Philip King
as Guildford Soldier
Nye Heron
as IRA Man 1
Anthony Brophy
as Danny
Frankie McCafferty
as Tommo
Paul Warriner
as Soldier
Julian Walsh
as Soldier
Stuart Wolfenden
as Soldier
Jo Connor
as Bin Lady
Karen Carlisle
as Female Rioter
Fiona Daly
as IRA Woman
Saffron Burrows
as Girl in Commune
Jamie Harris
as Deptford Jim
Britta Smith
as Annie Maguire
Stanley Townsend
as Hooker's Driver
Tim Perrin
as Detective
Tony Denham
as Detective
Rob Spendlove
as Detective
Phil Davis
as Detective
Richard Graham
as Detective
Oliver Maguire
as Detective
Rachael Dowling
as Policewoman
Tina Kellegher
as Policewoman
Ronan Wilmot
as Paddy Maguire
Alistair Findlay
as Forensic Scientist
Peter Howitt
as Remand Prison Officer
Sean Lawlor
as Remand Prison Officer
Brian de Salvo
as Remand Prison Officer
Luke Hayden
as Remand Prison Officer
Aiden Grennell
as Trial Judge
Daniel Massey
as Prosecutor
Bosco Hogan
as Defense Counsel
Dave Duffy
as Prison Officer
Mal Whyte
as Cockney Prisoner
Marcus Lynch
as Cockney Prisoner
Jer O'Leary
as Prisoner John O'Brien
Paul O'Grady
as Prisoner
Terry O'Neill
as Prisoner
Malcolm Tierney
as Home Office Official
Peter Sheridan
as Priest
Alan Barry
as Archivist Jenkins
Jonathan Ryan
as Scottish Governor
Tom Wilkinson
as Appeal Prosecutor
Denys Hawthorne
as Appeal Judge
Maclean Burke
as Young Vincent Maguire

Crew

Directing Jim Sheridan Director
Writing Jim Sheridan Screenplay
Production Jim Sheridan Producer
Sound Trevor Jones Original Music Composer
Camera Peter Biziou Director of Photography
Editing Gerry Hambling Editor
Art Caroline Amies Production Design
Crew Peter Biziou Cinematography
Writing Terry George Screenplay
Production Gabriel Byrne Executive Producer
Production Nuala Moiselle Casting
Production Patsy Pollock Casting
Art Rick Butler Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Joan Bergin Costume Design
Production Mary Alleguen Production Manager
Visual Effects Kent Houston Visual Effects
Crew Bill Weston Stunts Coordinator
Crew Patrick Condren Stunts
Costume & Make-Up Anne Dunne Hairstylist
Art Russ Bailey Construction Coordinator
Sound Ron Davis Sound Editor
Sound Kieran Horgan Sound mixer
Crew Gerry Johnston Special Effects
Crew Alan Walsh Stunts
Lighting Louis Conroy Gaffer
Lighting Noel Cullen Electrician
Camera Jonathan Hession Still Photographer
Camera John Murphy Grip
Camera Des Whelan Camera Operator
Crew James Hickey Legal Services
Art Grania O'Shannon Location Scout
Lighting Peter Bloor Lighting Technician
Directing Gerry Toomey Assistant Director
Costume & Make-Up Orla Carrol Hairstylist
Costume & Make-Up Sue Wain Costume Supervisor
Writing Gerry Conlon Book
Production Terry George Co-Executive Producer
Production Nye Heron Associate Producer
Production Arthur Lappin Co-Producer
Costume & Make-Up Toni Delaney Makeup Artist
Production Kathy Sykes Production Manager
Camera Martin Body Camera Operator
Production Beverley Keogh Casting
Production Frank Moiselle Casting
Crew Marlon Brando Thanks
Crew Francis Ford Coppola Thanks
Crew Al Pacino Thanks
Crew Susan Jacobs Thanks
Crew George A. Fleming Thanks
Directing Jean Bourne Script Supervisor
Editing Peter Hunt Color Timer
Visual Effects Joss Williams Special Effects Supervisor
Directing Simon Moseley Assistant Director
Production Christian McWilliams Location Manager