Most Voted Titles With Barry McGovern
- Movies or TV
1. Braveheart (1995)
R | 177 min | Action, Biography, Drama
When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, a commoner begins a revolt and leads Scottish warriors against the cruel English tyrant who rules Scotland with an iron fist.
2. Far and Away (1992)
PG-13 | 140 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
A young man (Cruise) leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter (Kidman) after some trouble with her father, and they dream of owning land at the big giveaway in Oklahoma ca. 1893. When ... See full summary »
4. Joe Versus the Volcano (1990)
PG | 102 min | Comedy, Romance
When a hypochondriac learns that he is dying, he accepts an offer to throw himself in a volcano at a tropical island, and along the way there, learns to truly live.
5. Billy Bathgate (1991)
R | 106 min | Action, Crime, Drama
In the year 1935, a teen named Billy Bathgate finds first love while becoming the protégé of fledgling gangster Dutch Schultz.
6. Felicia's Journey (1999)
PG-13 | 116 min | Drama, Thriller
A lonely middle-aged catering manager spends all of his time studying tapes of an eccentric TV chef. Meanwhile, a young woman is making her way from Ireland to find her boy friend, who ... See full summary »
7. The General (1998)
R | 124 min | Biography, Crime, Drama
The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill, who pulled off two daring robberies in Ireland with his team, but attracted unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, ... See full summary »
The Tudors (2007–2010)
In Cold Blood
TV-MA | 53 min | Drama, History, Romance
King Henry VIII, the young and ambitious monarch of England, prepares for war with France but is dissuaded by the diplomatic manipulation of his powerful Lord Chancellor, Cardinal Wolsey, who proposes that the King sponsor a "Treaty of Universal Peace." The harmony of the King's domestic affairs is threatened, however, when he discovers that Elizabeth Blount, the young and beautiful ... See full summary »
11. The Informant (1997)
R | 105 min | Drama
A young IRA member is forced to turn informant on his comrades when he is caught in an assassination attempt on a judge.
12. The Disappearance of Finbar (1996)
105 min | Drama, Mystery
Finbar and Danny are close childhood friends who live in a depressing neighbourhood in an Irish town. Finbar gets the chance to play soccer in an international soccer team abroad but can't ... See full summary »
13. Driftwood (1997)
R | 100 min | Thriller
When Sarah walks alone along the desolate beach one day she find an unconscious man, who has been brought to land by the waves. When he awakens he doesn't remember anything. He has no name ... See full summary »
The Tudors (2007–2010)
54 min | Drama, History, Romance
Henry and his court look to sign the treaty with France, though tempers of both kings flare up at the summit. Meanwhile, Henry takes on a new mistress named Mary Boleyn, though he soon tires of her and Mary's sister, Anne, is summoned to the court.
15. Miracle at Midnight (1998 TV Movie)
90 min | Drama
A family trying to help their neighbors escape the Nazi's becomes part of a historic event in Danish history.
17. Gift of the Magi (2010 TV Movie)
85 min | Drama
Newly wed true lovers Jim and Della Young can barely afford moving into to their new apartment, especially when the second-hand car breaks down. They agree not to buy Chrismas presents that... See full summary »
19. Xposé (2007– )
30 min | Music, News, Talk-Show
A daily look at celebrity life in Ireland, Hollywood and beyond - covering all the big home events including the top awards ceremonies, film premieres, rock and pop concerts, fashion shows ... See full summary »
21. Check the Gate: Putting Beckett on Film (2003 Video)
52 min | Documentary
Follows the "Beckett on Film" project, which produced film adaptations of Samuel Beckett's nineteen plays.
23. The Governor (1995–1996)
60 min | Crime, Drama
Helen Hewitt is first woman put in charge of Barfield, a maximum security prison that had been nearly destroyed by a disastrous riot. Despite being greeted with open hostility by inmates ... See full summary »
When a Child Is Born
Just a few days away from giving birth, Niamh seems to be handling the situation far better than Ambrose is. And at the church a sweating statue has everyone, except for Father Clifford, believing in miracles.
Stardust in Your Eyes
With Peter and Assumpta gone, everyone is rushed off their feet. Father MacAnally must serve both Cilldargan and BallyK, Niamh struggles to retain even the regulars at the pub while ... See full summary »
33. The Spike (1978– )
Jerome O'Mahony finds life challenging when he becomes acting principal of St. Aidan's Post-Primary School in a working class part of Dublin. The school's tough reputation has earned it the nickname of "The Spike".
36. Forgiveness (III) (2006)
8 min | Short, Drama, History
In 1922, Erskine Childers is to face execution for assisting an armed rebellion against the Irish free state. In his final hours, he instructs his son to carry out his final wish.