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In the name of the father

Author: Daniel Day-LewisTerry GeorgeJohn LynchPete PostlethwaiteCorin RedgraveAll authors
Publisher: Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Video, [1998]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Chinese
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Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Film adaptations
Drama films
Film and video adaptations
Named Person: Gerry Conlon; Gerry Conlon; Gerry Conlon
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Day-Lewis; Terry George; John Lynch; Pete Postlethwaite; Corin Redgrave; Jim Sheridan; Emma Thompson; Gerry Conlon; Hell's Kitchen Productions.; Universal Pictures (Firm); Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0783227906 9780783227900
OCLC Number: 862937405
Language Note: In English with English, Spanish, Portuguese, Japanese, Korean, Thai and Chinese subtitles.
Notes: Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights.
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
Credits: Director of photography, Peter Biziou ; production designer, Caroline Amies ; editor, Gerry Hambling ; music, Trevor Jones ; original songs by Bono, Gavin Friday, Maurice Seezer.
Cast: Daniel Day-Lewis, Pete Postlethwaite, Emma Thompson, John Lynch, Corin Redgrave.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R.
Description: 1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Yi fu zhi ming.
Responsibility: Universal Pictures presents a Hell's Kitchen/Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan.

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Fact-based film about Gerry Conlon, a young Irish punk who is caught in the wrong place at the wrong time and forced to confess to a terrorist bombing. He and his father, along with friends of Gerry, are found guilty and sentenced to life in prison. There, his father shows his true strength, and Gerry works to prove their innocence and clear his father's name.

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