#36. In the Name of the Father (1993)


Universal Pictures

– Director: Jim Sheridan

– Stacker score: 90.2

– Metascore: 84

– IMDb user rating: 8.1

– Runtime: 133 minutes

In the Name of the Father” focuses on the real-life drama of an Irishman (Daniel Day-Lewis) falsely accused of murdering four British soldiers on behalf of the IRA. The film captivated audiences and earned a huge cache of award nominations, including seven at the Academy Awards and four at the Golden Globes. The story was taken from Gerry Conlon’s autobiography, “Proved Innocent: The Story of Gerry Conlon of the Guildford Four.”

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