Some Mother's Son (1996) 1996
Amazon Instant Video
|Starring||Helen Mirren, Fionnula Flanagan|
|Supporting actors||Aidan Gillen, David O'Hara, John Lynch, Tom Hollander, Tim Woodward, Ciarán Hinds, Geraldine O'Rawe, Gerard McSorley, Dan Gordon, Grainne Delany, Ciarán Fitzgerald, Robert Lang, Stephen Hogan, Peter Howitt, Bosco Hogan, Jimmy Keogh, John Kavanagh, Oliver Maguire|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Rental rights||24 hour viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
I love learning about what happens to people just like me in other countries.
Film did a good job of showing a mother's conflicted feelings toward her son's use of violence and sacrifice for a greater cause.
My wife loves this movie and once we changed over from tape to DVD it was years before we were able to watch this movie again.
Realistic depiction of Irish life in the north. The harsh treatment of the rebels in prison and the British attempt to break the Irish spirit is depicted honestly and forthrightly... Read morePublished 6 days ago by C. J. Hayes
Based on a true story (an IRA hunger strike that claimed the lives of ten young men), this film is historically and artistically gripping. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Nola Erhardt
Film did a good job of showing a mother's conflicted feelings toward her son's use of violence and sacrifice for a greater cause.Published 5 months ago by ArnoldXX
Some Mothers Son is a thinly disguised piece of IRA propaganda, celebrating the IRA hunger strikers. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Stuart
I had seen this movie some years back and purchased it to share with my nieces. They had no idea about the hunger strikes!
Helen Mirren was wonderful. Read more
Odd that a film as well done and as moving as this one took so long to come out on DVD. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Marc McElligott
Great movie to learn what really happens between the Irish and the British in Ireland's fight for freedom from British rule. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Tony
This movie was very well acted and absorbing. A very difficult story and, unfortunately, true - shows the many injustices in this life.Published 16 months ago by gloria h