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Captain Boycott (1947)

 -  Drama | History  -  1948 (Austria)
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Rousing historical drama stars Stewart Granger as the leader of a group of late 19th-century Irish farmers who rebel against the cruel tactics of the local earl's landlord, whose name became synonymous with their treatment of him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Hugh Davin
Kathleen Ryan ...
Anne Killain
Cecil Parker ...
Capt. Charles C. Boycott
Mervyn Johns ...
Watty Connell
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Father McKeogh
Noel Purcell ...
Daniel McGinty
Niall MacGinnis ...
Mark Killain
Maureen Delaney ...
Mrs. Davin
Eddie Byrne ...
Sean Kerin
Liam Gaffney ...
Michael Fagan
Liam Redmond ...
Martin Egan
Edward Lexy ...
Sgt. Dempsey
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Bernadette O'Farrell ...
Mrs. Fagan
Harry Webster ...
Robert Hogan
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Rousing historical drama stars Stewart Granger as the leader of a group of late 19th-century Irish farmers who rebel against the cruel tactics of the local earl's landlord, whose name became synonymous with their treatment of him.

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Drama | History

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1948 (Austria)  »

Also Known As:

Capitão Boycott  »

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(Western Electric Recording)

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1.37 : 1
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Stuntman Paddy Ryan was paid approximately 40 pounds for doing one day's work on this movie, according to an article in Picture Post, 15 March 1947. See more »

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Heights of Alma
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Traditional
Arranged by William Alwyn
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The 34 Year Old Stewart Granger
4 November 2003 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This was the film that caught the eye of Hollywood. The Americans saw a tall, dark and fairly handsome man that could lead their movies.

The best thing that happened to Granger in the 1940's was being teamed up with James Mason as his nemesis. Granger was the protagonist and Mason was the sinister antagonist whom we had sympathy for.


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