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The Boxer

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Drama
Director: Jim Sheridan

Rising teen boxer and Belfast native Danny Flynn was imprisoned for 14 years after getting involved with the Irish Republican Army. Newly freed from jail in his early 30s, Danny returns home and attempts to put his life back together. Reopening his neighborhood gym and reconnecting with his lost love, Maggie, now a single mother while her husband is in prison, Danny battles against his former IRA compadres, including the militant Harry .

Cast :

  • Daniel Day-Lewis
  • Danny Flynn
  • Emily Watson
  • Maggie
  • Brian Cox
  • Joe Hamill
  • Ken Stott
  • Ike Weir
  • Gerard McSorley
  • Harry
  • Eleanor Methven
  • Patsy
  • Ciaran Fitzgerald
  • Liam
  • David McBlain
  • Sean
  • Damien Denny
  • Eddie Carroll
  • Clayon Stewart
  • Akim
  • Kenneth Cranham
  • Matt MaGuire
Producers :
Arthur Lappin , Jim Sheridan
Writers :

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