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The Boxer


[[Performer~P111165~Jim Sheridan~jimsheridan]] ([[Feature~V123216~In the Name of the Father~inthenameofthefather]]) directed this drama about a Belfast boxer, filmed with Dublin locations substituting for Belfast. Released after his 14-year prison sentence for IRA activities, 32-year-old Danny Flynn ([[Performer~P17559~Daniel Day-Lewis~danieldaylewis]]) returns to his old neighborhood and sees former-flame Maggie ([[Performer~P221329~Emily Watson~emilywatson]]), who has an unhappy marriage and now raises...more

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