Black 47

 SET DURING GREAT FAMINE
 The Berlin Film Festival will also see the premiere of Irish revenge story BLACK 47, set during the Great Famine, in which James Frecheville plays Feeney, an Irish  Ranger who has been fighting for the British Army abroad, but he abandons his post to reunite with his family. Despite experiencing the horrors of war, he is shocked by the famine’s destruction of his homeland and the brutalization of his people and his family. He swears vengeance. His old British Army comrade Hannah (played by Hugo Weaving) is then dispatched to put an end to Feeney’s uprising.

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Hugo Weaving leads the cast of the revenge story movie
Jim Broadbent and Stephen Rea also star in the movie
The movie was based on a story by P.J. Dillon

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