Hunger Poster

Release Date: March 20th, 2009

DVD Release Date: February 16th, 2010

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary
Focusing on the 1981 hunger strikes by Republican prisoners in Northern Ireland. Bobby Sands is one of a group of prisoners who first "took to the blanket" with a "dirty protest" in pursuit of their claims for recognition as political prisoners. Sands then became the first one of the group to embark on a hunger strike that was to end in his death.

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Liam Cunningham, Stuart Graham, Brian Milligan, Liam McMahon, Helena Bereen, Laine Megaw, Lalor Roddy

Director: Steve McQueen

Genres: Drama, Historical drama

Ratings & Reviews

view all
moviefone newsletter
Want more? Signup for our newsletter to get movie and TV show news, exclusive content, the latest trailers, giveaways and much more
By signing up I accept the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy