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Lightweight caper flick loosely based on the life of Irish thief Martin Cahill was shot in 1998 but only recently received limited runs abroad. Spacey is Michael Lynch, a self-styled blue collar criminal who enjoys high-profile heists and making the local cops look bad. When he steals a Caravaggio painting worth $45 million, he gets caught up with the IRA and an obsessive cop (Dillane) bent on catching him. Passes the time pleasantly enough, with a jovial performance by Spacey, but John Boorman's "The General" tells this story better.

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Available on Running time 90 minutes. Originally from Irish, British.

Cast and Crew

Genres
Dublin, Heists: Art, Ireland
Screenplay
Gerard Stembridge
Cast
Kevin Spacey, Linda Fiorentino, Helen Baxendale, Stephen (Dillon) Dillane, Peter Mullan, Patrick Malahide, Gerard McSorley, Colin Farrell
Cinematography
Andrew Dunn
Director
Thaddeus O'Sullivan
Music
Damon Albarn

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