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1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Gypo Nolan (Victor McLaglen) is a former Irish Republican Army man who drowns his sorrows in the bottle. He's desperate to escape his bleak Dublin life and start over in America with his girlfriend (Margot Grahame). So when British authorities advertise a reward for information about his best friend, current IRA member Frankie (Wallace Ford), Gypo cooperates. Now Gypo can buy two tickets on a boat bound for the States, but can he escape the overwhelming guilt he feels for betraying his buddy?

Cast: Victor McLaglen , Heather Angel , Preston Foster , Margot Grahame , Wallace Ford , Una O'Connor , Joe Sawyer ,

Director: John Ford

Genres: Drama

Distributor: RKO Radio Pictures

The Informer (1935)

Release Date: May 1st, 1935|1 hr. 31 min.

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  • August 08, 2009 Akivale
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    Victor McLaglen was beyond amazing as Gypo Nolan, strong-as a bull but unfortunately no smarter. If you want to know about Ireland at the turn of the century portrayed in the dark atmospheric shadows only John Ford could conjure up, watch this gem! Even with (by our current standards) the mushy heavenly choir at the end, this is one of the all-time classics. A must!!

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