Michael Collins

Michael Collins (1996)

Ireland, 1916. His Dreams Inspired Hope. His Words Ignited Passion. His Courage Forged A Nation's Destiny.

  • Genre: Drama, Thriller, History
  • Release Date: 1996-10-25
  • User Rating: 6.9/10 from 206 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 12min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: Geffen Pictures
  • Production Country: Ireland, United Kingdom
  • Director:
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Michael Collins plays a crucial role in the establishment of the Irish Free State in the 1920s, but becomes vilified by those hoping to create a completely independent Irish republic.

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  • Liam Neeson

    as Michael Collins
  • Aidan Quinn

    as Harry Roland
  • Stephen Rea

    as Ned Broy
  • Alan Rickman

    as Eamon de Valera
  • Julia Roberts

    as Kitty Kiernan
  • Ian Hart

    as Joe O`Reilly
  • Brendan Gleeson

    as Liam Tobin
  • Stuart Graham

    as Tom Cullen
  • Sean McGinley

    as Smith
  • Charles Dance

    as Soames
  • Tom Murphy

    as Vinny Byrne
  • Martin Murphy

    as Captain Lee-Wilson
  • Jer O'Leary

    as Thomas Clarke
  • Michael Dwyer

    as James Connolly
  • Gerard McSorley

    as Cathal Brugha
  • Owen Roe

    as Arthur Griffith
  • Aidan Kelly

    as Gresham Hotel Bellboy
  • Jonathan Rhys Meyers

    as Collin's Assassin
  • Gary Whelan

    as Hoey
  • Ian McElhinney

    as Belfast Detective
  • Frank Laverty

    as Sean McKeoin
  • Frank O'Sullivan

    as Kavanagh
  • Paul Hickey

    as Dublin Castle Solider
  • Owen O'Neill

    as Rory O'Connor
  • Liam De Staic

    as Austin Stack
  • Paul Bennett

    as Cosgrave
  • Luke Hayden

    as McCrae
  • Gary Lydon

    as Squad Youth #1
  • David Wilmot

    as Squad Youth #2
  • Joe Hanley

    as Squad Man #1
  • Colm Coogan

    as Squad Man #2
  • Laura Brennan

    as Rosie
  • Peter O'Brien

    as Pianist
  • Alan Stanford

    as Vice Consul McCready
  • Denis Conway

    as Republican #1
  • Don Wycherley

    as Republican #2
  • Paraic Breathnach

    as Santry the Blacksmith
  • Brian 'Joker' Mulvey

    as Croke Park Hurler
  • Malcolm Douglas

    as Officer in Park
  • Martin Phillips

    as Officer in Bed
  • Aisling O'Sullivan

    as Girl in Bed
  • Mal Whyte

    as Officer in Bath
Production Stephen Woolley Producer
Directing Neil Jordan Director
Camera Chris Menges Director of Photography
Sound Elliot Goldenthal Original Music Composer
Editing J. Patrick Duffner Editor
Writing Neil Jordan Screenplay
Art Anthony Pratt Production Design
Art Arden Gantly Production Design
Art Jonathan McKinstry Production Design
Art Cliff Robinson Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Sandy Powell Costume Design
Sound Kieran Horgan Production Sound Mixer
Editing Tony Lawson Editor
Art Josie MacAvin Production Design
Art Malcolm Middleton Production Design
Sound Stephen McLaughlin Scoring Mixer
Sound Matthias Gohl Music Arranger
Sound Matthias Gohl Music Producer