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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

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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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First film to be shot at Ireland's Ardmore Studios (Dublin). See more »

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