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Maze Prison in Northern Ireland, 1981. The infamous H-Blocks is where Irish republican prisoners are on the Blanket and No-Wash protest. It is a living hell for both prisoner and prison officer as the H-Block leader, Bobby Sands, pursues various tactics to help his fellow republicans re-establish their political status.
In order to create real change, Bobby leads a Hunger Strike to protest for special category status for republican prisoners.
Starring Michael Fassbender, Stuart Graham, Helena Bereen, Larry Cowan, Liam Cunningham
Directed by Steve McQueen
Running Time - 1:36
Genre - Drama
Opened in Theaters - Friday, December 5th, 2008
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