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  1. Maxine Peake to take part in parliament protest to mark 800th anniversary of Magna CartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... sealed by King John. Thompson - nominated for an Academy Award for her role as a lawyer in In the Name of the Father, about the Guildford Four wrongly convicted over the 1974 IRA pub bombings - backed the rival summit instead. She said: "It actually ...

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  2. Recount! Oscar Voters Today Would Make 'Brokeback Mountain' Best Picture Over 'Crash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... he Oscar she won at age 11 for her supporting role in The Piano . She still beats Emma Thompson in In the Name of the Father , Holly Hunter in The Firm , Rosie Perez in Fearless and Winona Ryder in The Age of Innocence .

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  3. Emma Thompson in Talks to Play 'Mrs Potts' in Live-Action Beauty and the BeastRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the films HOWARDS END and SENSE AND SENSIBILITY, and was nominated for THE REMAINS OF THE DAY and IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER. Among her other notable film credits are the HARRY POTTER series, SAVING MR. BANKS, LOVE ACTUALLY, ANGELS IN AMERICA, NANNY ...

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  4. 'Supernatural's' Mark Sheppard on Crowley's ongoing mommy issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Zap2it.com

    ... a Los Angeles stage production that earned him several awards. A featured role in the 1993 film "In the Name of the Father" soon followed, as did a guest role on Season 1 of "The X-Files," the first of many fantasy and sci-fi TV gigs. "It's a ...

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  5. 'Zero Motivation': An art film by and about womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | The Jewish Journal

    When filmmaker Talya Lavie was growing up in the 1980s, Israel had only one television channel. Lavie got her initial film education watching the same movies over and over again: Among her favorites were Federico Fellini's "The Nights of Cabiria" and Jim Sheridan's drama "In the Name of the Father," about the Irish Republican Army - and the entire "Monty Python" oeuvre.

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  6. Pet Project: NewtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Click2Houston

    ... KNOW THAT NUKE DID JUST FINE THIS MORNING. SHE DID GREAT OF SHE'S BEEN SITTING HERE QUIETLY AND IN THE NAME OF THE FATHER, THE SON, AND THE HOLY SPIRIT SWEET LITTLE DOG. AND YOU'RE EXPECTING NUKE TO STAY AROUND THIS SIZE, SO IF YOU'RE LOOKING FOR A ...

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  7. Blu-ray and widescreen debuts are upgrades for vintage-movie releasesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Deseret News

    ... which are effectively chronicled by first-time director Jim Sheridan (who would go on to helm "In the Name of the Father" and "In America," among others). Put this one on your don't-miss list. (Shout!/Blu-ray, 1982, PG, in German with English ...

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  8. On this day: January 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2013 | ClickOnDetroit

    Postlethwaite earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for "In the Name of the Father" in 1994.

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  9. 55 mph speed limit sign on rural roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | KION 46

    Postlethwaite earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for "In the Name of the Father" in 1994.

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  10. Happy Birthday To Pleasantville's Terence 'Terry' GeorgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Pleasantville Daily Voice

    ... for two Academy Awards: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium (1993, "In the Name of the Father"), and Best Writing, Original Screenplay (2004, "Hotel Rwanda"). On Feb. 26, 2012, he received an Academy Awards in the Live ...

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  11. Fathers are status quo, children are changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | The Daily Star

    THE 1993 movie "In the Name of the Father" was based on the true story of four people, who were wrongly convicted of the 1974 IRA's Guildford pub bombings that killed four off-duty British soldiers and a civilian. The son Gerry Conlon, played by Daniel Day-Lewis, makes it his fight to prove that his father Giuseppe wasn't guilty as charged.

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  12. Law & Order Star Saffron Burrows Reveals Secret Wedding: I Married My Girlfriend...16 Months AgoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2014 | E! Online

    ... by a fashion photographer in Covent Garden. She made her feature film debut in Jim Sheridan 's In the Name of the Father . In addition to Law & Order , she has appeared on television on Boston Legal and most recently on Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. She ...

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  13. Emma Thompson to be honored at the British Independent Film AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | UPI

    Actress and screenwriter Emma Thompson is to be presented with the Richard Harris Award at next month's Moet British Independent Film Awards ceremony at Old Billingsgate in London. Thompson, 55, is best known for her roles in Saving Mr. Banks , Brave , Nanny McPhee , the Harry Potter franchise, Love Actually , Sense and Sensibility , The Remains of the Day and In the Name of the Father .

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  14. Emma Thompson to receive film honourRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | BBC News

    ... for best actress. She also has Oscar nominations for her acting work in The Remains of the Day and In the Name of the Father, both in 1994. Thompson made her feature film debut opposite Jeff Goldblum in the 1988 comedy The Tall Guy. Her many other ...

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  15. Daniel Day-Lewis Knighted by Prince William at Buckingham PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | People

    ... artist Christy Brown in My Left Foot . After two more nominations - for 1993's prison drama In the Name of the Father and 2002's Martin Scorsese-directed Gangs of New York - his next statuette would come in 2008 for playing an ominous oil man in ...

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  16. Sir Daniel Day-Lewis Knighted By WilliamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | LBC 97.3

    ... Be Blood. Other high-profile roles include playing Guildford Four member Gerry Conlon in the film In The Name Of The Father, an adopted native American in The Last Of The Mohicans and a brutal butcher in Martin Scorsese's Gangs Of New York. Sir ...

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  17. Daniel Day-Lewis knighted at Buckingham Palace: Oscar-winning actor becomes a SirRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Independent

    ... Abraham Lincoln . He was also Oscar-nominated for his performances in Gangs of New York and In the Name of the Father . Day-Lewis is known for his method approach to acting, adopting extreme measures in order to get into the role. When he was ...

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  18. Arise Sir Daniel - Day-Lewis knighted in London by the Duke of CambridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Independent.ie

    ... Lincoln in 2012. Other high-profile roles include Guildford Four member Gerry Conlon in the film In The Name Of The Father, an adopted native American in The Last Of The Mohicans and a brutal butcher in Martin Scorsese's Gangs Of New York. Sir ...

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  19. Daniel Day-Lewis has won three OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    ... in 2012. Other high-profile roles include playing Guildford Four member Gerry Conlon in the film In The Name Of The Father, an adopted native American in The Last Of The Mohicans and a brutal butcher in Martin Scorsese's Gangs Of New York. Sir ...

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  20. '71 review - nail-biting action thriller set during the TroublesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Business News

    ... Demange was probably influenced by the Gerry Conlon riot scene at the beginning of Jim Sheridan's In the Name of the Father (1993) and, of course, Paul Greengrass's superlative Bloody Sunday (2002). But, despite its downbeat ending, and perhaps as a ...

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