The Long Good Friday1980

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The Long Good Friday
Directed by:
John Mackenzie

"The Long Good Friday" (also known as "Giorno del venerdì santo, Il", "Rififi am Karfreitag") is a Crime/Drama/Thriller film directed by John Mackenzie, released in the USA on April 02 of 1982 , starring Paul Freeman, Leo Dolan, Kevin McNally, Patti Love, P.H. Moriarty and Derek Thompson.

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Who is the director of "The Long Good Friday":

The Long Good Friday was directed by John Mackenzie, a British director, and actor.

Before directing The Long Good Friday, John Mackenzie had directed A Sense of Freedom, released in 1979, Made (1972), One Brief Summer (1970). Since, he directed The Honorary Consul, released in 1983, The Innocent (1985), The Fourth Protocol (1987), Benny Lynch (2005).

What was the release date of "The Long Good Friday":

The Long Good Friday was initially released on Friday, April 02, 1982, in the United States. Other films released on Friday, April 02, 1982 are Cat People (dir. Paul Schrader), A Little Sex (dir. Bruce Paltrow), and Some Kind of Hero (dir. Michael Pressman). This was thirty-seven (37) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, November 05, 1980 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, October 19, 1983 in France and on Thursday, January 22, 1987 in Germany.

What is the casting of "The Long Good Friday":

At the casting of The Long Good Friday we find Paul Freeman, previously seen in ; Leo Dolan (The Thirty Nine Steps (1978)); Kevin McNally (The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)) [ more... ]

  • Paul Kember and Charles Cork, Brian Hall also worked together in McVicar, released in 1980.
  • Charles Cork and Alan Ford also appeared in Snatch, released in 2000.
  • Bryan Marshall and Kevin McNally also appeared in The Spy Who Loved Me, released in 1977.
  • Kevin McNally and Bob Hoskins have both also be seen in Spice World, released in 1997.

What is the Storyline of "The Long Good Friday":

The film's protagonist is Harold Shand (Bob Hoskins), an old-fashioned 1960s-style London gangster who in the late 1970s is aspiring to become a legitimate businessman, albeit with the financial support of the American Mafia, with a plan to redevelop the then-disused London Docklands as a venue for a future Olympic Games. The storyline weaves together events and concerns of the late 1970s, including low-level political and police corruption, Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) gun-running, the [...]

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