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Barbaric Genius (2011)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 25 May 2012 (Ireland)
The remarkable story of John Healy's rise from wino and street thief to chess master and award-winning author.

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Paul Duane
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Credited cast:
Frank Boyle Frank Boyle ... Himself
Dick Fitzgerald Dick Fitzgerald ... Himself
John Healy John Healy ... Himself
Megan Larkin Megan Larkin ... Herself
Robert McCrum Robert McCrum ... Himself
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The remarkable story of John Healy's rise from wino and street thief to chess master and award-winning author.

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The story of one remarkable man's journey from street mugger and wino to chess champion and award-winning author, and how a single act brought him crashing down again.

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Not Rated
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Ireland | USA | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

25 May 2012 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

John Healy: After Oblivion See more »

Filming Locations:

London, England, UK

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€65,000 (estimated)
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Alternate Versions

Shorter TV version with a different voiceover aired on Irish TV, January 2011, under the title John Healy - You Have Been Warned See more »

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