Sergeant Gerry Boyle is a small-town Irish cop with a confrontational personality, a subversive sense of humor, a dying mother, a fondness for prostitutes, and absolutely no interest whatsoever in the international cocaine-smuggling ring that has brought straight-laced FBI agent Wendell Everett to his door. Written by
The FBI are about to discover that things work a little different around here.
Motion Picture Rating
Rated R for pervasive language, some violence, drug material and sexual content
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7 July 2011 (Ireland)
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Opening Weekend: $76,834
(29 July 2011)
(3 February 2012)
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Aspect Ratio: 2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?
Liam Cunningham's character is, presumably, named after Francis Sheehy-Skeffington, an Irish feminist and republican murdered following the Easter Rising of 1916. See more
Sgt Boyle wears sergeant's chevrons on his uniform sleeve but wears the shoulder boards of a regular Garda (officer). See more
Who was up there firing that cannon?
Sergeant Gerry Boyle
The FBI lad, probably hadn't had this much fun since they burned all those kids up in Waco.
The Humours of Glin
Performed by Liam Clancy, Pat Clancy and Tommy Makem See more