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Five Minutes of Heaven


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Powerful award-winning drama, starring Liam Neeson and James Nesbitt, that explores aspects of Northern Ireland's troubled past. In 1975 the murder of Catholic teenager Jim by 17-year-old Alistair, a member of the Ulster Volunteer Force, is witnessed by Jim's younger brother Joe. Thirty-three years later Joe and Alistair come face to face.
Writer Guy Hibbert ; Producer Eoin O'Callaghan
Director Oliver Hirschbiegel Time for change: p12; Moment of the week: p55; James Nesbitt photo gallery: [web address removed]


Unknown: Liam Neeson
Unknown: James Nesbitt
Unknown: Guy Hibbert
Producer: Eoin O'Callaghan
Director: Oliver Hirschbiegel
Unknown: James Nesbitt
Alistair: Liam Neeson
Joe: James Nesbitt
Vika: Anamaria Marlnca
Young Alistair: Mark Davison
Young Joe: Kevin O'Neill
Andy: Dlarmuld Noyes
Stuart: Matthew McElhinney
Dave: Conor MacNeill
Alistair's dad: Paul Garrett
Alistair's mum: Niamh Cusack
Jim: Gerard Jordan
Joe's mum: Paula McFetridge
Joe's dad: Gerry Doherty
Michael: Richard Dormer
Sharon: Pauline Hutton
Sarah: Andrea Irvine
Fiona: Katy Gleadhill
Cathy: Juliet Crawford
David: Jonathan Harden
Liam: Daniel McClean
Katie: Emma Nell
Stephanie: Stella McCusker
Kirsty: Amber O'Doherty
Susan: Carol Moore
Joe's chauffeur: Barry McEvoy
Alistair's chauffeur: Richard Orr
Sound recordist: Paul Kennedy
Landlord: Lalor Roddy
Former UVF commander: Louis Rolston
Brother Dan: Luke O'Reilly
Brother John: Luke McEvoy
Sister: Aoibheann Biddle
Sister: Ruth Mathewson

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