Hennessy Poster

Release Date: 1975

PG|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
Former Irish Republican Army member Niall Hennessy (Rod Steiger) lives in Belfast, Ireland, with his wife and daughter amid the ongoing Irish-British conflict. Though he still knows people in the IRA, including fugitive leader Tobin (Eric Porter), Niall has given up his violent ways. One day his family is caught in a chaotic street shootout and killed by British forces. Overwhelmed with rage and hunted by a Scotland Yard inspector, Niall heads to London to exact his deadly revenge.

Cast: Rod Steiger, Lee Remick, Richard Johnson, Trevor Howard, Peter Egan, Eric Porter, Ian Hogg, Stanley Lebor

Director: Don Sharp

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: American Internat'l Pics

Keywords: Revenge, 1970s, Daughter, House, London, Dark, Escape, Wife, Tense, Pursuit