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In 1921, Irish rebels launch an uprising with the aim of creating an Irish republic, independent of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland. One of the rebellion's leaders and a ... See full summary »
The film takes place in 1921.
Despite the fact that the film takes place in the 1916-1922 era, all of Merle Oberon's clothing and hairstyles are strictly in the contemporary 1936 fashion.
Opening credits prologue: DUBLIN, 1921
A time of Ireland's bitter struggle for freedom from English rule. . . . .
A time of night raids and ambushes, of guerilla warfare against Britisah military occupation. . . . .
A time of horror and heroism, with men of both sides dying bravely for what they believed was right.
This story is not taken from the pages of history. Rather, it is legend inspired by fact and all characters are fictional.