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awards & nominations

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The Guard Movie Poster

The Guard

A vulgar Irish cop (Brendan Gleeson) and a straight-laced American FBI agent (Don Cheadle) uncover police corruption among the former's superiors...

Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
 Movie Poster

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2010)
Nominated
Leading Actor
In Bruges Movie Poster

In Bruges

After a particularly difficult job, hit men Ray (Colin Farrell) and Ken (Brendan Gleeson) head to Belgium to hide out until things cool down....

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (2009)
Nominated
Supporting Actor

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