Shadow Dancer

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Release Date: Thursday, 11 October 2012.
Starring Clive Owen, Andrea Riseborough, Gillian Anderson.
Directed by James Marsh.
Classification: M (Mature themes, violence and coarse language ), 99 mins.
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Country: UK, Ireland.

Colette McVeigh: widow, mother, terrorist. A woman who has lived the Republican cause for all her 29 years. A woman whose brothers are both heavily involved at the senior levels in the IRA, whose husband was killed by the British security forces. A woman who is now an informer for MI5.

Arrested in an aborted bombing attempt in London, Colette is given two choices: talk and see her children again, or stay silent and spend the rest of her life watching them grow up from behind the bars of a prison cell.

Based on Tom Bradby’s novel.