Some Mother's Son (1996) movie
Some Mother's Son (1996) movie
     

Some Mother's Son 1996

GENRES: drama, history SUBGENRES: political drama, psychological drama
DIRECTOR: Terry George STARRING: Helen Mirren, Fionnula Flanagan, Aidan Gillen
AWARDS: 4 wins & 1 nomination COUNTRY: Ireland, USA RUNTIME: 112 minutes RATED: R
Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as ...

Synopsis

Between love and loyalty... Between life and death... Lies a choice no mother should have to make.

Based on the true story of the 1981 hunger strike in a British prison, in which IRA prisoner Bobby Sands led a protest against the treatment of IRA prisoners as criminals rather than as prisoners of war. The film focuses on the mothers of two of the strikers, and their struggle to save the lives of their sons.

Movie data

4 wins & 1 nomination

RELEASED:
1996.12.25
RUNTIME:
112 minutes
COUNTRY:
Ireland, USA

Starring of Some Mother's Son

Helen Mirren, Fionnula Flanagan, Aidan Gillen

Genres

Political Drama, Psychological Drama

GENRES:
FLAGS:
adult situations, questionable for children
MPAA RATING:
R

Crew

Directed by Terry George

DIRECTOR:
WRITER:
Terry George, Jim Sheridan

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