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Release Date: October 11, 1996Running Time: 132 mins.
MPAA Rating: RBox Office: $11,085,316.00
Genre: Biopic, Drama, Historical, Period, Romance

Cast:

Liam Neeson

Ian Hart

Julia Roberts

Aidan Quinn

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Summary:
Michael Collins came of age in the early 20th century, when a monumental history of oppression and bloodshed had divided Ireland and its people, making hatred and distrust a national heritage and a way of life. In 1916, in what became known as the Easter Uprising, Irish revolutionaries surrendered after a six-day standoff at Dublin's General Post Office to the overwhelming military power of the British forces. Many followers, including Michael Collins and his close friend Harry Boland, were imprisoned. Upon their release, they found themselves the new leaders of the Irish independence movement. Collins' efforts to create a free and peaceful country, like the epic history of Ireland itself, w... Full Summary >>