The General

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The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill. Pulling off a series of daring robberies that stunned 1980's Ireland attracts unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, the UVF and even some of his own gang.

The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill. Pulling off a series of daring robberies that stunned 1980's Ireland attracts unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, the UVF and even some of his own gang.

Original Release

05/01/1998

US Release

12/18/1998

Cast

Directors

John Boorman

Writers

John Boorman, Paul Williams

Cast

Adrian Dunbar Noel Curley
Angeline Ball Tina
Jon Voight Inspector Ned Kenny
Brendan Gleeson Martin Cahill
Sean McGinley Gary
Maria Doyle Kennedy Frances
Eanna MacLiam Jimmy
Tom Murphy Willie Byrne
Paul Hickey Anthony
Tommy O'Neill Paddy
John O'Toole Shea
Ciarán Fitzgerald Tommy
Ned Dennehy Gay
Vinny Murphy Harry
Roxanna Nic Liam Orla
Pat Laffan Police Sgt. Patrick Higgins / Sgt. Patrick Higgins / Police Sergeant Patrick Higgins
Eamonn Owens Young Martin Cahill
Colleen O'Neill Patricia
Maebh Gorby Sylvie
Frank Melia Lawless

Producers

Kieran Corrigan Executive Producer
Betsy Davis Executive Producer
P.J. Pettiette Executive Producer
James Flynn Executive Producer
John Boorman Producer

Editors

Ron Davis

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