Hunger (2008)


The story of Bobby Sands, the IRA member who led the 1981 hunger strike in which Republican prisoners tried to win political status. It dramatises events in the Maze prison in the six weeks prior to Sands’ death.

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Movie Score: 7.3/10 from 545 votes
Release Date: 2008-05-15
Status: Released
Run time: 96 min / 1:36
Production Studio : Blast! Films
Production Country: United Kingdom
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Hunger Casts

Michael Fassbender
as Bobby Sands
Stuart Graham
as Ray Lohan
Liam Cunningham
as Priest
Helena Bereen
as Raymond's Mother
Laine Megaw
as Raymond's Wife
Brian Milligan
as Davey Gillen
Liam McMahon
as Gerry Campbell
Karen Hassan
as Gerry's Girlfriend
Frank McCusker
as The Governor
Lalor Roddy
as William
Des McAleer
as Mr Sands
Helen Madden
as Mrs. Sands
Paddy Jenkins
as Hitman
Geoff Gatt
as Bearded Man
Rory Mullen
as Priest
Ben Peel
as Riot Prison Officer Stephen Graves
B.J. Hogg
as Loyalist Orderly
Billy Clarke
as Chief MO
Ciaran Flynn
as 12 Year Old Bobby

Hunger Crew

Camera Sean Bobbitt Director of Photography
Directing Steve McQueen Director
Writing Enda Walsh Writer
Writing Steve McQueen Writer
Editing Joe Walker Editor
Production Robin Gutch Producer
Production Laura Hastings-Smith Producer
Sound Leo Abrahams Music
Sound David Holmes Music
Art Tom McCullagh Production Design
Art Brendan Rankin Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Anushia Nieradzik Costume Design
Costume & Make-Up Jacqueline Fowler Makeup Designer
Costume & Make-Up Cheryl Hill Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Judith Laverty Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Maria Moore Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Alison Rainey Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Robyn Wheeler Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Sian Wilson Makeup Artist
Sound Richard Davey Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Paul Davies Sound Designer
Sound Ronan Hill Sound Mixer
Sound Mervyn Moore Sound Mixer