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Director Ken Loach is best known for making ultra-realistic films about Britain's social problems. Hidden Agenda adds an interesting twist: it has the same feel as his other films - many scenes could easily come from a documentary instead of a fictional film - but it's also a tense conspiracy thriller. Two American human rights activists arrive in Belfast at the height of Northern Ireland's Troubles (a 30-year conflict over the constitutional status of Northern Ireland) and stumble across all kinds of dark dealings, which reach every part of the Britain's security forces and the government.
Powerful drama based on the true story of Gerry Conlan, an Irish man who spent 14 years in prison for a deadly terrorist pub bombing he didn't commit.
14+ years 133 mins
Drama following the hunger strike of Provisional IRA members, centring on Bobby Sands. A tense and relentless meditation on brutality.
16+ years 92 mins
Intelligent thriller exploring the corrupt and complicated politics of the oil industry, starring George Clooney and Matt Damonn.
14+ years 126 mins
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