Shadow Dancer (2012)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller

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Set in 1990s Belfast, an active member of the IRA becomes an informant for MI5 in order to protect her son's welfare.



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Screenwriter and author of the original novel Tom Bradby appears as himself in news footage early in the movie, although he is credited on screen as Patrick Clacy. Bradby is a news reporter for ITN who was stationed in Northern Ireland during the period in ... ...


Kate Fletcher: Is this just because she has a pretty face?


In the police station Windows 95 (released in 1995) is shown several times on computer monitors. The movie is set in 1993.


Plot Summary

Synopsis (WARNING: Spoilers)


Drama | Thriller


Release Date:

24 August 2012



Country of Origin

UK, Ireland

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$319,337 (UK) (24 August 2012)


$99,134 (USA) (28 July 2013)

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