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Ascendancy (1983)

Connie is a member of the British landowning "Ascendancy" in Ireland after WWI. Through a chance friendship with a British soldier, she learns how sheltered she has been, and chooses to ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Julie Covington Julie Covington ... Connie Wintour
Ian Charleson ... Lt. Ryder
John Phillips ... Wintour
Susan Engel Susan Engel ... Nurse
Philip Locke ... Dr. Strickland
Kieran Montague Kieran Montague ... Dr. Kelson
Rynagh O'Grady ... Rose
Philomena McDonagh Philomena McDonagh ... Mary
Michael McKnight Michael McKnight ... Vesey
Jeremy Sinden Jeremy Sinden ... Darcy
Walter McMonagle Walter McMonagle ... Dawson
Shay Gorman Shay Gorman ... Keir
Liam O'Callaghan Liam O'Callaghan ... Sir Edward Carson
Joe McPartland Joe McPartland ... Butler
Tony Rohr ... Chauffeur
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Storyline

Connie is a member of the British landowning "Ascendancy" in Ireland after WWI. Through a chance friendship with a British soldier, she learns how sheltered she has been, and chooses to ally herself, in her own way, with the struggle for Irish independence. Written by Cleo <frede005@maroon.tc.umn.edu>

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 1983 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

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1.75 : 1
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Award: Jury Prize at Quimper's Semaine du Cinéma Anglais (France, March 1985). See more »

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