The Guard (2011)
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The Guard (2011)

Genre
Thriller, Comedy
Release Date
July 29, 2011
Studio
Sony Pictures Classics
Official Site
http://www.sonyclassics.com/theguard/
Genre
Thriller, Comedy
Release Date
July 29, 2011
MPAA Rating
R
Duration
96 minute(s)
Production Budget
-
Studio
Sony Pictures Classics
Official Site
http://www.sonyclassics.com/theguard/
Director
John Michael McDonagh
Producer
Chris Clark, Flora Fernandez Marengo, Ed Guiney, Andrew Lowe
Screenwriter
John Michael McDonagh
Starring
  • Brendan Gleeson as Brendan Dowd
  • Don Cheadle as Juicy Burgers Worker
  • Mark Strong as Second TV Producer
  • Liam Cunningham
  • Fionnuala Flanagan
  • David Wilmot
  • Rory Keenan
  • Pat Shortt
  • Katarina Cas

"The Guard" is a comedic, fish out of water tale of murder, blackmail, drug trafficking and rural police corruption, and the two cops who must join forces to take on an international drug-smuggling gang, an unorthodox Irish policeman and a straitlaced FBI agent.