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Home Is the Hero (1959)

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A man returns to his Irish town after being in jail for five years for murder. His friends try to help him fit in again, but he refuses and secludes himself from the world. Only a pretty girl and his crippled son can still reach him.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Walter Macken ...
Paddo O'Reilly
Eileen Crowe ...
Daylia O'Reilly
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Willie O'Reilly
Joan O'Hara ...
Josie O'Reilly
Maire O'Donnell ...
Maura Green
Harry Brogan ...
Dovetail
Maire Keane ...
Bid
Philip O'Flynn ...
Trapper
Pat Layde ...
Mr. Green
Eddie Golden ...
Mr. Shannon
John Hoey ...
Finnegan
Michael C. Hennessy ...
Manchester Monaghan
Michael O'Brian ...
1st Pub Customer
Dermot Kelly ...
2nd Pub Customer
Geoffrey Golden ...
O'Conner
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A man returns to his Irish town after being in jail for five years for murder. His friends try to help him fit in again, but he refuses and secludes himself from the world. Only a pretty girl and his crippled son can still reach him.

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11 July 1960 (Denmark)  »

Also Known As:

Der Goliath von Galway  »

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Only film of the 1950s to feature the entire Irish Abbey Theatre Company. See more »

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