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Pat O'connor

Fools of Fortune

Edition 1990
109' - 1990 - Drama, Romance - Dialogue: English
Director: Pat O'connor Composer: Hans Zimmer With: Iain Glen, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Sean T. McClory
A tragic and moving love story set against the turbulent and bloody background of recent Irish history. lreland, 1920. In an idyllic rural home the landed Quinton family live in peaceful serenity, a happy young couple raising three boisterous children. But outside their enchanted circle a savage war Is going on as Irish Republicans fight the British Army in the name of independence and self rule. Unwittingly, the Quitons are drawn into the conflict when one of their employees Is murdered by Republicans on suspicion of spying for the British forces.

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Credits

Director

Pat O'connor

Composer

Hans Zimmer

With

Iain Glen, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Sean T. McClory

Scenario

Michael Hirst, William Trevor

Director of Photography

Jerzy Zielinks

Editor

Michael Bradsell

Producer

Sarah Radclyffe

More information

Dialogue

English

Countries of production

United Kingdom

Year

1990

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