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The Dawning (1988)

PG
97 min | Drama, Romance, Thriller

An I.R.A. gunman (Sir Anthony Hopkins) on the run from the government. He meets up with an idealistic young woman (Rebecca Pidgeon) and attempts to win her support for his cause.
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Jennifer Johnston (novel "The Old Jest") | Moira Williams
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Updated Aug 31, 1988

Release date
Apr 1989 (United States)
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15 cast members
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Anthony Hopkins
Cassius / Angus Barrie Cassius / Angus Barrie   See fewer
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Rebecca Pidgeon
Nancy Gulliver Nancy Gulliver   See fewer
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Jean Simmons
Aunt Mary Aunt Mary   See fewer
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Trevor Howard
Grandfather Grandfather   See fewer
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Hugh Grant
Harry Harry   See fewer
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John Rogan
Mr. Carroll Mr. Carroll   See fewer
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Joan O'Hara
Maurya Maurya   See fewer
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Charmian May
Celia Brabazon Celia Brabazon   See fewer
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Ann Way
George Brabazon George Brabazon   See fewer
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Mark O'Regan
Joe Mulhare Joe Mulhare   See fewer
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Brendan Laird
Tommy Roche Tommy Roche   See fewer
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Adrian Dunbar
Capt. Rankin Capt. Rankin   See fewer
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Geoffrey Greenhill
Cpl. Tweedie Cpl. Tweedie   See fewer
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Ratings Breakdown

5.9 / 10 | 332 votes