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Plot, Details & Awards

In Bruges

Rated R for strong bloody violence, pervasive language and some drug use.

R In Theaters 02/8/2008 , 107min.
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Plot & Details

Having just carried out a particularly difficult hit in London, two hitmen seek shelter in Bruges, Belgium, only to find their views on life and death permanently altered by their interactions with the locals, the tourists, and a film crew. Colin Farrell, Brendan Gleeson, and Ralph Fiennes star in an action comedy from director Martin McDonagh.

Awards

Academy Awards

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Best Original Screenplay Martin McDonagh Nominated

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best British Film Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Editing Jon Gregory Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Supporting Actor Brendan Gleeson Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Original Screenplay Martin McDonagh Nominated

Golden Globes

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Picture - Musical or Comedy Nominated
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy Brendan Gleeson Nominated
2008 Hollywood Foreign Press Association Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy Colin Farrell Won

American Cinema Editors Guild

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 American Cinema Editors Guild Best Edited Feature - Comedy or Musical Jon Gregory Nominated

Boston Society of Film Critics

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Boston Society of Film Critics Best New Filmmaker Martin McDonagh Won

British Academy of Film and Television Arts

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best British Film Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Editing Jon Gregory Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Supporting Actor Brendan Gleeson Nominated
2008 British Academy of Film and Television Arts Best Original Screenplay Martin McDonagh Nominated

Chicago Film Critics Association

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association Most Promising Filmmaker Martin McDonagh Nominated
2008 Chicago Film Critics Association Best Original Screenplay Martin McDonagh Nominated

Detroit Film Critics Society

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Detroit Film Critics Society Best Newcomer Martin McDonagh Won

Florida Film Critics

Year Award CategoryCast & Crew Result
2008 Florida Film Critics Breakthrough Filmmaker Martin McDonagh Won

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