Into the West1992
Released in the USA on September 17 of 1993, "Into the West" (also known as "Weiße Zauberpferd, Das", "Tir-na-nog", "É vietato portare cavalli in città") is a Family/Adventure film directed by Mike Newell . Gabriel Byrne and Ellen Barkin are starring, alongside Ciarán Fitzgerald, David Kelly, Johnny Murphy and Colm Meaney.
Accused of a crime they didn't commit, two city kids and a magical horse are about to become the coolest outlaws ever to ride Into The West.
Who directed "Into the West":
Into the West was directed by Mike Newell, an English director, and producer.
Before directing Into the West, Mike Newell had directed Amazing Grace and Chuck, released in 1987, The Good Father (1985), Dance with a Stranger (1985), Bad Blood (1981), The Awakening (1980). Since, he directed Enchanted April, released in 1992, Four Weddings and a Funeral (1994), An Awfully Big Adventure (1995), Donnie Brasco (1997), Pushing Tin (1999), and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005).
When was "Into the West" released:
Into the West was initially released on Friday, September 17, 1993, in the United States. Also released on this day were The Age of Innocence (dir. Martin Scorsese), Frauds (dir. Stephan Elliott), Showdown (dir. Leo Fong and Robert Radler), and Striking Distance (dir. Rowdy Herrington). This was twenty-five (25) years ago.
It has been released on Wednesday, March 09, 1994 in France; Thursday, April 01, 1993 in Germany and on Thursday, March 25, 1993 in Australia.
What is the cast of "Into the West":
At the casting of Into the West we find Gabriel Byrne, previously seen in Miller's Crossing (1990) and A Soldier's Tale (1988); Ellen Barkin (Sea of Love (1989), Johnny Handsome (1989)); Ciarán Fitzgerald (The Informant (1997), The Boxer (1997)) [ more... ]
- Phelim Drew and Johnny Murphy, Ray McBride, Owen O'Gorman, Mark O'Regan can also be seen in Angela's Ashes, released in 1999.
- Johnny Murphy, Colm Meaney, Owen O'Gorman, Mark O'Regan and Phelim Drew also appeared in The Commitments, released in 1991.
- John Kavanagh, Brendan Gleeson and Anita Reeves also appeared together in The Butcher Boy, released in 1997.
- Anita Reeves and Johnny Murphy, John Kavanagh also appeared in Fools of Fortune, released in 1990.
What is the Storyline of "Into the West":
Into the West is a film about two young boys, Tito (Conroy) and Ossie (Fitzgerald), whose father (Byrne) was "King of the Travellers" until his wife, Mary, dies during the birth of their second son, Ossie. The boys' grandfather (David Kelly) is an old story-telling Traveller, who regales the children with Irish folk-tales and legends. When he is followed by a beautiful white horse called Tír na nÓg (meaning "Land of Eternal Youth" in Irish), from the sea to Dublin, where the boys and their father now [...]
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