A true story of an American woman caught up in the struggle for Irish independence.




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Cast overview, first billed only:
Linda Amendola ...
Alexis Shannon
Mark Newell ...
Sean McGinnis
Aidan Parkinson ...
Damien Ryan
Paddy McClure
Carmel O'Reilly ...
Belle McCreesh
Luke Seavers ...
SAS Major
Richard Alger ...
Seamus O'Connor
Damien Flynn ...
Steven McDonnel
Patrick English ...
Harry Farley
Mike Purcell ...
Teddy Devlin
Wayne Macumber ...
Billy Connor
James Conway ...
Kevin Whitehall
Sid Quilty ...
UFF Commander
Tim Gilmore ...
UFF Soldier #1
Chris Burke ...
UFF Soldier #2


A true story about a young American woman caught up in the bloody struggle for Irish independence. Alexis Shannon is recruited into the IRA by a handsome gunrunner who is actually an undercover agent working for Great Britain. When the IRA is tipped off that it has been infiltrated, Alexis must blow up a police station to prove her allegiance to the cause and is then forced to hide from the terrorists who attempt to kill her. Angry and abandoned, Alexis is finally smuggled back to the United States. Written by Bren M.

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A land at war, a woman in love, an innocence betrayed




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28 March 1996 (Norway)  »

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Terrible Terrorist Trash
23 December 2004 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

A terrible, awful, amateurish, attempt at making a movie. It has not one redeeming thing in the 80 long minutes it runs for. The acting, the directing, the dreadful storyline, the appalling script. This film should be used in film schools as an example of how not to do it.

How does such rubbish get made. I guess that a glance at the credits shows it was made on a very low budget with possibly amateur actors and crew. I read the write up on this board before I watched it and expected better. Unfortunately, while there are many great films that are still unobtainable on DVD there are thousands of real turkeys.

This site is normally a reasonable guide to lesser known movies but unfortunately sometimes there is not enough information.

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