John Lynch

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Lynch (born 26 December 1961) is an Irish actor from Northern Ireland.

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Evelyn (2002)

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Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment, and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children—Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice—make it clear to the authorities this is an untenable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Sophie Vavasseur  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Julianna Margulies

Desmond Doyle is devastated when his wife abandons their family on the day after Christmas. His unemployment, and the fact that there is no woman in the house to care for the children—Evelyn, Dermot and Maurice—make it clear to the authorities this is an untenable ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Bruce Beresford
CAST:  Pierce Brosnan  •  Sophie Vavasseur  •  Aidan Quinn  •  Julianna Margulies

Black Death (2010)

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As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are charged by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Smith
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Carice van Houten  •  Kimberley Nixon

As the plague decimates medieval Europe, rumours circulate of a village immune from the plague. There is talk of a necromancer who leads the village and is able to raise the dead. A fearsome knight joined by a cohort of soldiers and a young monk are charged by the ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Christopher Smith
CAST:  Sean Bean  •  Eddie Redmayne  •  Carice van Houten  •  Kimberley Nixon

Edward II (1991)

England, 14th century. King Edward II falls in love with Piers Gaveston, a young man of humble origins, whom he honors with favors and titles of nobility. The cold and jealous Queen Isabella conspires with the evil Mortimer to get rid of Gaveston, overthrow her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  John Lynch  •  Steven Waddington  •  Andrew Tiernan  •  Nigel Terry

England, 14th century. King Edward II falls in love with Piers Gaveston, a young man of humble origins, whom he honors with favors and titles of nobility. The cold and jealous Queen Isabella conspires with the evil Mortimer to get rid of Gaveston, overthrow her ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Derek Jarman
CAST:  John Lynch  •  Steven Waddington  •  Andrew Tiernan  •  Nigel Terry

Hardware (1990)

Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a bizarre Christmas present ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Stanley
CAST:  Dylan McDermott  •  Stacey Travis  •  William Hootkins  •  Carl McCoy

Mark 13 is a government-built killing machine programmed with artificial intelligence, able to repair and recharge itself from any energy source. Through a series of coincidences, the cyborg's head ends up in the home of a sculptress as a bizarre Christmas present ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Stanley
CAST:  Dylan McDermott  •  Stacey Travis  •  William Hootkins  •  Carl McCoy

In the Name of the Father (1993)

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A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are coerced by British police into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Emma Thompson  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  John Lynch

A small time thief from Belfast, Gerry Conlon, is falsely implicated in the IRA bombing of a pub that kills several people while he is in London. He and his four friends are coerced by British police into confessing their guilt. Gerry's father and other relatives ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jim Sheridan
CAST:  Daniel Day-Lewis  •  Emma Thompson  •  Pete Postlethwaite  •  John Lynch

In Tranzit (2007)

Nazi POWs suspected of heinous acts are locked up in a Soviet women's prison run by vengeful female guards. To weed out the guilty, the innocent must pay. Can supposed enemies turn into great loves? Based on a true post-World War II story, this drama stars Thomas ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Roberts
CAST:  Daniel Brühl  •  Vera Farmiga  •  John Lynch  •  Thomas Kretschmann

Nazi POWs suspected of heinous acts are locked up in a Soviet women's prison run by vengeful female guards. To weed out the guilty, the innocent must pay. Can supposed enemies turn into great loves? Based on a true post-World War II story, this drama stars Thomas ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Roberts
CAST:  Daniel Brühl  •  Vera Farmiga  •  John Lynch  •  Thomas Kretschmann

Princess Caraboo (1994)

Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her dialect, it is understood that the woman is a princess from a far away land. She is then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Austin
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Kevin Kline  •  Stephen Rea

Bristol, England, early 19th century. A beautiful young stranger who speaks a weird language is tried for the crime of begging. But when a man claims that he can translate her dialect, it is understood that the woman is a princess from a far away land. She is then ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Michael Austin
CAST:  Jim Broadbent  •  Phoebe Cates  •  Kevin Kline  •  Stephen Rea

Sliding Doors (1998)

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London publicist Helen, effortlessly slides between parallel storylines that show what happens when she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. All come into focus as the two stories ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Howitt
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  John Hannah  •  John Lynch  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn

London publicist Helen, effortlessly slides between parallel storylines that show what happens when she does or does not catch a train back to her apartment. Love. Romantic entanglements. Deception. Trust. Friendship. Comedy. All come into focus as the two stories ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Howitt
CAST:  Gwyneth Paltrow  •  John Hannah  •  John Lynch  •  Jeanne Tripplehorn

The Secret Garden (1993)

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A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, she begins exploring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Kate Maberly  •  Heydon Prowse  •  Andrew Knott  •  Maggie Smith

A young British girl born and reared in India loses her neglectful parents in an earthquake. She is returned to England to live at her uncle's castle. Her uncle is very distant due to the loss of his wife ten years before. Neglected once again, she begins exploring ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Agnieszka Holland
CAST:  Kate Maberly  •  Heydon Prowse  •  Andrew Knott  •  Maggie Smith

This Is the Sea (1997)

The film is set in Northern Ireland shortly after 1994 cease-fire. Hazel is a Protestant and Malachy a Catholic. Romance between them is threatened by Rohan (leader in militant underground and pal of Malachy's brother Padhar), who wants Malachy to be recruited and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Ross McDade  •  Richard Harris  •  Gabriel Byrne

The film is set in Northern Ireland shortly after 1994 cease-fire. Hazel is a Protestant and Malachy a Catholic. Romance between them is threatened by Rohan (leader in militant underground and pal of Malachy's brother Padhar), who wants Malachy to be recruited and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Samantha Morton  •  Ross McDade  •  Richard Harris  •  Gabriel Byrne

The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)

10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother was washed out to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Jeni Courtney  •  Eileen Colgan  •  Mick Lally  •  John Lynch

10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother was washed out to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  John Sayles
CAST:  Jeni Courtney  •  Eileen Colgan  •  Mick Lally  •  John Lynch

Alien Hunter (2003)

Government agents find evidence of extraterrestrial life at the South Pole.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Krauss
CAST:  James Spader  •  Janine Eser  •  John Lynch  •  Nikolai Binev

Government agents find evidence of extraterrestrial life at the South Pole.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ron Krauss
CAST:  James Spader  •  Janine Eser  •  John Lynch  •  Nikolai Binev

Nothing Personal (1996)

A raw depiction of the Belfast 'troubles' as savage tribal warfare. Set shortly after the 1975 cease fire, the film focuses on the tribulations of Kenny, Protestant leader of a group of Shankill Road Loyalists, and his one-time friend Liam, a Catholic.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thaddeus O'Sullivan
CAST:  Ian Hart  •  John Lynch  •  James Frain  •  Michael Gambon

A raw depiction of the Belfast 'troubles' as savage tribal warfare. Set shortly after the 1975 cease fire, the film focuses on the tribulations of Kenny, Protestant leader of a group of Shankill Road Loyalists, and his one-time friend Liam, a Catholic.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Thaddeus O'Sullivan
CAST:  Ian Hart  •  John Lynch  •  James Frain  •  Michael Gambon

Puckoon (2002)

Spike Milligan's book about the divided Irish village of Puckoon comes to the big screen.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Ryan
CAST:  Griff Rhys Jones  •  Sean Hughes  •  Elliott Gould  •  Daragh O'Malley

Spike Milligan's book about the divided Irish village of Puckoon comes to the big screen.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terence Ryan
CAST:  Griff Rhys Jones  •  Sean Hughes  •  Elliott Gould  •  Daragh O'Malley

Möbius (2013)

An FSB officer fall in love with his agent, an American woman who works as a trader in a Russian bank.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Rochant
CAST:  Jean Dujardin  •  Cécile de France  •  Tim Roth  •  Émilie Dequenne

An FSB officer fall in love with his agent, an American woman who works as a trader in a Russian bank.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eric Rochant
CAST:  Jean Dujardin  •  Cécile de France  •  Tim Roth  •  Émilie Dequenne

Words Upon the Window Pane (1994)

In 1928 Dublin, during séances concerning Jonathan Swift, the spirits of his former lovers, Stella and Vanessa, emerge to resume their ancient quarrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Ian Richardson  •  Jim Sheridan  •  Geraldine James

In 1928 Dublin, during séances concerning Jonathan Swift, the spirits of his former lovers, Stella and Vanessa, emerge to resume their ancient quarrel.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mary McGuckian
CAST:  Geraldine Chaplin  •  Ian Richardson  •  Jim Sheridan  •  Geraldine James

Mo (2010)

A docudrama about the life of the former UK Secretary of state for Northern Ireland, Mo Mowlam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Martin
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  David Haig  •  Gary Lewis  •  Tony Maudsley

A docudrama about the life of the former UK Secretary of state for Northern Ireland, Mo Mowlam.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Philip Martin
CAST:  Julie Walters  •  David Haig  •  Gary Lewis  •  Tony Maudsley

Ghosted (2011)

‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps him from going under is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Viveiros
CAST:  John Lynch  •  David Schofield  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Parkinson

‘GHOSTED’ tells a story of survival inside a British Prison. Jack a model prisoner, has kept his head down and done his time. After his wife confirms that she is leaving him, on the anniversary of their son’s death, the only thing that keeps him from going under is ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Craig Viveiros
CAST:  John Lynch  •  David Schofield  •  Martin Compston  •  Craig Parkinson

Holy Water (2009)

The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to hijack a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Reeve
CAST:  Adam Astill  •  Angeline Ball  •  John Lynch  •  Cornelius Clarke

The village of Kilcoulins Leap was once a thriving spa town, and was home to a famous Holy Well, but now offers little by way of employment for its people, and its decline seems inexorable. When local Postie, Podger Byrnes, comes up with a plan to hijack a ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Tom Reeve
CAST:  Adam Astill  •  Angeline Ball  •  John Lynch  •  Cornelius Clarke

13Hrs (2010)

Sarah Tyler returns to her troubled family home in the isolated countryside, for a much put-off visit. As a storm rages outside, Sarah, her family and friends shore up for the night, cut off from the outside world. But something comes out of the driving rain and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Isabella Calthorpe  •  Tom Felton  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Joshua Bowman

Sarah Tyler returns to her troubled family home in the isolated countryside, for a much put-off visit. As a storm rages outside, Sarah, her family and friends shore up for the night, cut off from the outside world. But something comes out of the driving rain and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jonathan Glendening
CAST:  Isabella Calthorpe  •  Tom Felton  •  Gemma Atkinson  •  Joshua Bowman
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