When the Sky Falls Poster

Release Date: 2000

DVD Release Date: July 24th, 2001

R|1 hr 48 min

Plot Summary
Investigative journalist Sinead Hamilton (Joan Allen) lives in a deteriorating Dublin infested with crime, drugs and corruption. Hamilton risks her life to expose the ruthless drug trade that is holding the city captive, as well as its possible connections to the Irish Republican Army. Her scathing articles win the public's attention, but they also make her the target of an infuriated criminal underworld and a crooked police force. Both will do everything they can to stop her.

Cast: Joan Allen, Patrick Bergin, Liam Cunningham, Kevin R. McNally, Jimmy Smallhorne, Jason Barry, Gerard Flynn, Pete Postlethwaite

Director: John Mackenzie

Genres: Crime drama

Keywords: Gripping, Son, Inspiring, Sacrifice, Pursuit, 1990s, Husband