The Boxer (1997) movie
The Boxer (1997) movie
     

The Boxer 1997

GENRES: drama, romance, sport SUBGENRES: political drama, romantic drama
DIRECTOR: Jim Sheridan STARRING: Daniel Day-Lewis, Daragh Donnelly, Frank Coughlan
AWARDS: Nominated for 3 Golden Globes COUNTRY: USA, Ireland RUNTIME: 113 minutes RATED: R
Young Danny Flynn is released from prison after 14 years after "taking the rap" for the IRA and tries to rebuild his life in his old Belfast neighborhood.

Synopsis

Love is always worth fighting for.

Nineteen-year-old Danny Flynn is imprisoned for his involvement with the I.R.A. in Belfast. He leaves behind his family and his sixteen-year-old girlfriend, Maggie Hamill. Fourteen years later, Danny is released from prison and returns to his old working class neighborhood to resume his life as a boxer.

Movie data

Nominated for 3 Golden Globes

RELEASED:
1998.01.09
RUNTIME:
113 minutes
COUNTRY:
USA, Ireland

Starring of The Boxer

Daniel Day-Lewis, Daragh Donnelly, Frank Coughlan

Genres

Political Drama, Romantic Drama

GENRES:
ATTRIBUTE:
high artistic quality
FLAGS:
questionable for children
MPAA RATING:
R Mature Audiences - Ages 17+ Recommended

Crew

Directed by Jim Sheridan

DIRECTOR:
WRITER:
Jim Sheridan, Terry George

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