R | | Drama
A young I.R.A. member is forced to turn informant on his comrades, when he is caught in an assassination attempt on a judge.
During filming in Ireland, the working title "Johnny Loves Suzie" was used so as not to attract the attention of any terrorist groups. However, it hardly could obscure the fact that armored vehicles and armed police and soldiers were featured in the film.
But if he's on the floor?
DCI Rennie: Then we pick him up again!
Det. Astley: And what if he can't stand up?
DCI Rennie: Then we find a different way to prop him up!
In one scene, the Union Flag is upside down.