Kill the Irishman [videorecording] / Anchor Bay Films presents ; a Code Entertainment production ; a Dundee Entertainment production
Blu-rays | Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment | 2011 | [Blu-ray version ; widescreen version.]
Available at Adult Blu-ray-Feature Film (Call number: BLU-RAY K DRAMA)
Beverly Hills, CA : Distributed by Anchor Bay Entertainment, 2011.
[Blu-ray version ; widescreen version.]
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Blu-ray; Dolby True HD 5.1 ; requires Blu-ray player.
In English, with optional subtitles in English (SDH) or Spanish.
Ray Stevenson, Vincent D'onofrio, Val Kilmer, Christopher Walken, Paul Sorvino, Linda Cardellini.
Producers, Al Corley, Bart Rosenblatt and Eugene Musso ; screenplay, Jonathan Hensleigh and Jeremy Walters ; director, Jonathan Hensleigh ; music, Patrick Cassidy ; editor, Douglas Crise ; director of photography, Karl Walter Lindenlaub.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2011.
Based on the book To kill the Irishman by Rick Porrello.
Special features: documentary "Danny Greene: the rise and fall of the Irishman ; never-before-seen crime scenes footage ; exclusive interviews with FBI agents and mobsters.
MPAA rating: R; for strong violence, language and some sexual content/nudity.
Over the summer of 1976, thirty-six bombs detonate in the heart of Cleveland while a turf war rages between Irish mobster Danny Greene and the Italian mafia. Chronicles Greene's heroic rise from a tough Cleveland neighborhood to become an enforcer in the local mob. Turning the tables on loan shark Shondor Birns and allying himself with gangster John Nardi, Greene stops taking orders from the mafia and pursues his own power.
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