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Borstal Boy

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
Brendan Behan, a 16-year-old Republican, is going on a bombing mission from Ireland to Liverpool during the second World War. His mission is thwarted when he is apprehended, charged and imprisoned in Borstal, a reform institution for young offenders in East Anglia, England. At Borstal, Brendan is forced to live face-to-face with those he perceived as the enemy, a confrontation that reveals a deep inner conflict in the young Brendan and forces a self-examination that is revealing.

Cast: Shawn Hatosy , Danny Dyer , Michael York , Lee Ingleby , Robin Laing , Eva Birthistle ,

Director: Peter Sheridan

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Strand Releasing

Borstal Boy (2000)

Release Date: March 1st, 2002|1 hr. 33 min.

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