Borstal Boy

2000 ‧ Drama/Romance ‧ 1h 33m
6.8/10 · IMDb 45% · Rotten Tomatoes 47% · Metacritic
Brendan Behan, a 16-year-old Republican, is going on a bombing mission from Ireland to Liverpool during the second World War. His mission is thwarted when he is apprehended, charged and imprisoned in Borstal, a reform institution for young...
Initial release: March 1, 2000
Director: Peter Sheridan
Story by: Brendan Behan
Box office: 87,400 USD
Budget: 100,000 USD

Borstal Boy is a 1958 autobiographical book by Brendan Behan. The story depicts a young, fervently idealistic Behan, who loses his naïveté over the three years ... Author: Brendan Behan Publisher: Hutchinson Pages: 342 pp (first edition) Genre: Drama
Borstal Boy is a 2000 romantic drama film directed by Peter Sheridan, based on the 1958 autobiographical novel of the same name by Brendan Behan. Based on: Borstal Boy; by Brendan Behan Produced by: Jim Sheridan; Pat Moylan Music by: Stephen McKeon Starring: Shawn Hatosy; Danny Dyer; Lee Ingleby; Michael York

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Borstal Boy. (93)IMDb 6.81h 31min200118+. A sixteen year-old IRA foot soldier is imprisoned for a failed terrorist mission and is forced to live with "the enemy.". Borstal Boy: Shawn Hatosy, Danny Dyer, Eamon Glancy, Ian McElhinney, Patricia Leventon, Dennis Conway, John O'Toole, Luke Hayden, Lee ...
Mar 29, 2002 · Borstal Boy. Irish novelist and playwright Brendan Behan, a self-described " drinker with a writing problem," finally succumbed to the ...
Brendan Behan's famous memoir about his troubled youth formed the basis of this drama. Brendan (Shawn Hatosy) is a 16-year-old boy from Ireland who ...