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A Sense of Freedom (1979)

81 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

The life and imprisonment of Glasgow hard man and gangster Jimmy Boyle.
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Writers
Peter McDougall | Jimmy Boyle (book "A Sense of Freedom")
Cinematographer
Chris Menges (lighting cameraman)
Production Designer
Geoff Nixon (as Jeff Nixon)
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Status
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Updated Feb 17, 1981

Release date
Oct 18, 1985 (United States)

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47 cast members
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David Hayman
Jimmy Boyle Jimmy Boyle   See fewer
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Jake D'Arcy
Robbie Robbie   See fewer
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Sean Scanlan
Jackie (as Sean Scanlon) Jackie (as Sean Scanlon)   See fewer
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Alex Norton
Malkie Malkie   See fewer
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Roy Hanlon
Chief Officer Chief Officer   See fewer
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Martin Black
Bobbie Dugan Bobbie Dugan   See fewer
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Fulton Mackay
Inspector Davidson Inspector Davidson   See fewer
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Hector Nicol
Uncle Jody Uncle Jody   See fewer
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Lesley Mackie
Malkie's Wife Malkie's Wife   See fewer
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Kate Gardiner
Boyle's Mother Boyle's Mother   See fewer
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Jan Wilson
Mrs. Docherty Mrs. Docherty   See fewer
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Jimmy Martin
Mr. Docherty Mr. Docherty   See fewer
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Billy Jeffrey
Archie Archie   See fewer
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Myra Forsyth
Mrs. Johnson Mrs. Johnson   See fewer
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Scott Douglas
Desk Sergeant Desk Sergeant   See fewer
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James Macdonald
Sergeant Sergeant   See fewer
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Jim Boyce
Sergeant Bobbie Sergeant Bobbie   See fewer
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Bruce McKenzie
Hospital Doctor Hospital Doctor   See fewer
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Vince Cunningham
News Vendor News Vendor   See fewer
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Dave Anderson
Tam (as David Anderson) Tam (as David Anderson)   See fewer
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Anne Myatt
Tam's Wife Tam's Wife   See fewer
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John Stahl
Det. Sergeant Williamson Det. Sergeant Williamson   See fewer
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Jim Byars
P.C. Green P.C. Green   See fewer
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Monica Brady
Sheila Sheila   See fewer
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George Morgan
Priest Priest   See fewer
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Jimmy Yuill
Dunkie Dunkie   See fewer
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Billy Riddoch
Fisherman (as Bill Riddoch) Fisherman (as Bill Riddoch)   See fewer
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Paul Kermack
Prison Doctor Prison Doctor   See fewer
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Gerry Slevin
Prison Governor Prison Governor   See fewer
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Ron Paterson
Prison Governor Prison Governor   See fewer
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Hugh Martin
Prison Governor Prison Governor   See fewer
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Ken Drury
Prison Warder Prison Warder   See fewer
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Farrell Sheridan
Prison Warder Prison Warder   See fewer
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Bill Armour
Prison Warder (as William Armour) Prison Warder (as William Armour)   See fewer
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P.H. Moriarty
Prison Warder Prison Warder   See fewer
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Jackie Farrell
Prison Warder Prison Warder   See fewer
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Jeff Norton
Prison Warder Prison Warder   See fewer
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John McGlynn
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Gordon Taylor
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7 / 10 | 404 votes