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The Guard Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

Confrontational Irish cop Gerry Boyle (Brendan Gleeson) reluctantly teams with uptight FBI agent Wendell Everett (Don Cheadle) to take down a gang of international drug traffickers in this comedy thriller co-starring Mark Strong, Rory Keenan, and Liam Cunningham. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

  • Release date:July 29, 2011

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
British Academy of Film and Television Arts John Michael McDonagh Best Original Screenplay 2011 Nominee
Hollywood Foreign Press Association Brendan Gleeson Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy 2011 Nominee

Cast

Brendan Gleeson
as Gerry Boyle
Don Cheadle
as Wendell Everett
Rory Keenan
as Aidan McBride
Liam Cunningham
as Francis Sheehy-Skeffington
David Wilmot
as Liam O'Leary
Mark Strong
as Clive Cornell
Fionnula Flanagan
as Eileen Boyle
Dominique McElligott
as Aoife O'Carroll
Sarah Greene
as Sinead Mulligan
David Pearse
as Bartley
Laurence Kinlan
as Photographer
Owen Sharpe
as Billy Devaney
Pat Shortt
as Column Hennessey
Mark O'Halloran
as Garda No. 1
Gary Lydon
as Gerry Stanton
Darren Healy
as Jimmy Moody
Dominick Hewitt
as Henchmen
Giedrius Nagys
as Henchmen
Dermot Healy
as Old Farmer

Crew

John Michael McDonagh
Director
Flora Fernandez-Marengo
Producer
Ed Guiney
Producer
Andrew Lowe
Producer
John Michael McDonagh
Screenwriter
Liz Gallacher
Musical Direction/Supervision
Chris Gill
Editor
John Paul Kelly
Production Designer
Lenore Zerman
Executive Producer
Don Cheadle
Executive Producer
Paul Brett
Executive Producer
Ralph Kamp
Executive Producer
Martin McDonagh
Executive Producer
Eimer Ni Mhaoldomhnaigh
Costume Designer
Jina Jay
Casting
Paul Myler
Line Producer
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