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Uniform Title In the name of the father (Motion picture)
Title In the name of the father [videorecording] / Universal Pictures presents ; a Hell's Kitchen, Gabriel Byrne production ; screenplay by Terry George and Jim Sheridan ; produced and directed by Jim Sheridan.

Imprint Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, [1998]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library DVD    INT    Available
Description 1 videodisc (2 hr., 13 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1993.
Based on the autobiographical book: Proved innocent / by Gerry Conlon.
Special features: Production notes ; cast & filmmakers' bios ; film highlights.
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.
Summary 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.
System Details DVD, region 1, anamorphic widescreen (1.85:1) presentation ; Dolby Digital surround.
Language English dubbed French dialogue, optional Spanish subtitles ; closed-captioned.
Subject Conlon, Gerry -- Drama.
False imprisonment -- England -- Drama.
Judicial error -- England -- Drama.
Fathers and sons -- Ireland -- Drama.
Prisons -- England -- Drama.
Terrorism -- England -- Guildford -- Drama.
Bombings -- England -- Guildford -- Drama.
Bombing investigation -- England -- Guildford -- Drama.
Genre/Form Melodramas (Motion pictures)
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Added Author Sheridan, Jim, 1949-
George, Terry.
Day-Lewis, Daniel.
Postlethwaite, Pete.
Thompson, Emma.
Lynch, John, 1961-
Redgrave, Corin.
Conlon, Gerry. Proved innocent.
Hell's Kitchen (Firm)
Universal Pictures (Firm)
Universal Studios Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 0783227906
Standard No. 025192024825
Music No. 20248 Universal Home Video

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