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  • Deacon Brodie (1997)
  • TV Movie | 90 min | Crime, Drama
Deacon Brodie (1997)
TV Movie | 90 min | Crime, Drama

Set in eighteenth century Edinburgh, Scotland, and based on the life of one of the most notorious people in Scotland's history. Deacon Brodie (Sir Billy Connolly) holds the keys to the city, and, coincidentally, is the most successful ...See moreSet in eighteenth century Edinburgh, Scotland, and based on the life of one of the most notorious people in Scotland's history. Deacon Brodie (Sir Billy Connolly) holds the keys to the city, and, coincidentally, is the most successful burglar. When his gallows design is rejected by the council, he faces financial ruin and so sets about a huge robbery. However, this goes wrong and he faces death by his own invention. Written by Thomas McEwan See less
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15 cast members
Name Known for
Billy Connolly
Deacon Brodie Deacon Brodie   See fewer
Simon Donald
Andrew Ainslie Andrew Ainslie   See fewer
Al Anderson
Captain of The Guard Captain of The Guard   See fewer
Ewen Bremner
Louis the apprentice Louis the apprentice   See fewer
Mark Chapman
Mcready Mcready   See fewer
Lorcan Cranitch
George Smith George Smith   See fewer
Sally Dexter
Ginny Watt Ginny Watt   See fewer
Russell Hunter
Procurator Fiscal Procurator Fiscal   See fewer
Jacqueline King
Nursing Assistant Nursing Assistant   See fewer
Patrick Malahide
Bailie Creech Bailie Creech   See fewer
Catherine McCormack
Annie Grant Annie Grant   See fewer
Peter McNamara
Humphrey Moore Humphrey Moore   See fewer
Alex Norton
Alisdair Gilzean Alisdair Gilzean   See fewer
Siobhan Redmond
Jean Brodie Jean Brodie   See fewer
Dirk Robertson
John Kinnear John Kinnear   See fewer
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