The Wind That Shakes the Barley
Amazon Instant Video
|Genres||Military & War, Drama|
|Starring||Cillian Murphy, Liam Cunningham|
|Supporting actors||Liam Cunningham, Orla Fitzgerald, Mary O'Riordan, Mary Murphy, Laurence Barry, Damien Kearney, Frank Bourke, Myles Horgan, Martin Lucey, Aidan O'Hare, Shane Casey, John Crean, Máirtín de Cógáin, Keith Dunphy, Kieran Hegarty, Gerard Kearney, Shane Nott, Kevin O'Brien|
|MPAA rating||NR (Not Rated)|
|Captions and subtitles||English Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
Very well done with great acting.
A very well made and unsentimental look at the post-WWI Irish revolt against British rule and the civil war that followed the formation of the Irish Free State.
The accents could be a bit difficult to understand sometimes, but it is after all an Irish movie, so it makes sense, and only made it more lovely.
We were not familiar with the struggle for Irish independence. The film was very well done and provided an opportunity to better understand the difficulties (even within families)... Read morePublished 23 days ago by Susan Sardina
Depressing story about an Irishman who gives his life for nothing. Best thing is the scenery. Informational, but not a fun ride.Published 1 month ago by Ed Sanabia
I feel like the subject matter had great potential, yet every scene seemed either incomplete or hard to follow/connect to the overall themes of the movie. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Alex
This is a outstanding story about the "troubles" between the Irish and England. A compelling story which will make you think.Published 1 month ago by Larry L, Rubendall
Compelling story. Not sure how historically accurate it is...but that doesn't matter. Close enough. The essence of the movie captured the Irish spirit. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jim Rice
An exceptional well acted movie about such a troublesome time in Irish history. . Beautifully filmed in a beautiful country. Highly recommend it.Published 1 month ago by JBH
Loved this movie. It was sad to see a sibling killing his brother...after all they had gone through. Great storyline.Published 2 months ago by Green Mapache
If violence doesn't bother you, this could possibly be a good movie. I personally had to stop watching it a few minutes in. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Shari B