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Director & Cast:
Mark Mahon ... Director
Michael Madsen ... Sean Kelleher
Vinnie Jones ... Smasher O'Driscoll
Patrick Bergin ... Papa Boss
Richard Chamberlain ... Denis O'Leary
Gary Cashman ... Blackie
In the face of death, what man wouldn't risk his own life to save his son's?
Set in contemporary Cork, Strength and Honour tells the story of a young Irish boxer who accidentally kills his friend in the ring.
Following this, he promises his wife that he will never box again. However, when he discovers his only son is dying of the same hereditary heart disorder, which has taken his wife, he is forced to break his promise.
The film was shot in Cork, Ireland and filming took place in the city and county including Kinsale, Rochestown, Passage West and the un-opened maternity ward of the Cork University Hospital as well as new Airport.
The world premiere will take place in Cork next month. The film's stars, Michael Madsen, Vinnie Jones, Richard Chamberlain, Patrick Bergin, Finbar Furey and Gail Fitzpatrick, will attend the screening at the Cork Opera House on November 19, with proceeds going to the Marymount Hospice.
'Strength and Honour' recently won Best Picture at the Boston Film Festival, with star Madsen also honoured with the Best Actor award.
It was the first time in the festival's history that a single film received the Best Picture and Best Actor awards.
The film is expected to be released in the United States on December 7, 2007. (Date subject to change). For more info please visit the the official site!
Immerse yourself in one of cinema's most influential pieces, as you relive Reservoir Dogs with Tarantino's trademark style, violence and wit
The plot unfolds in a non-chronological order, switching between different events as you get the chance to play each iconic gangster
Psycho/Professional Rating system - Play styles are monitored and ratings calculated on your moralistic choices
Includes hostage taking, manipulation and police opposition - the professional way to contain civilians without resorting to lethal force
Bullet Festival - Manage your character's adrenaline levels to unleash devastating ?crowd control' techniques
Reservoir Dogs follows the progress and planning of the famed diamond heist while filling in some of the cliffhanger questions from the film. The game remains faithful to the original movie, with gamers able to play all the key characters, including the infamous Mr Blonde. Find out what happened to Mr. Blue and Mr. Brown, where Mr. Pink hid the diamonds, what happened at the actual heist itself and much more. The game also features the full and original soundtrack from the movie - those super sounds of the seventies. High-speed driving action includes chase and escape. Full original soundtrack from the film, plus the voice and likeness of Michael Madsen as Mr. Blonde
Reservoir Dogs: 15th Anniversary Edition -Two-disc set includes a newly remastered anamorphic widescreen transfer,Dolby Digital 5.1 EX and DTS-ES 6.1 tracks.
Bonus materials include select scene audio commentary, deleted scenes, a "Pulp Factoids Viewer" featuring insider info about the film and sources of inspiration, a "Playing It Fast and Loose" documentary studying the impact and ripple effect of the film, "Profiling the Reservoir Dogs" (a perspective of the criminal minds of the film's characters) and "Tipping Guide" (proper tipping etiquette Reservoir Dogs style) featurettes, K Billy's Sounds of the 70s and vintage interviews with Quentin Tarantino and others. The packaging comes in a limited edition matchbook case with a photo gallery, along with an outer metal case in the shape of a gasoline can. Retail is $19.98.
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From the Publisher:
Signs of Life contains new poetry selections from Michael Madsen. 13 Hands will be releasing several other Madsen books over the next two years. -13 Hands Publications
Also Available: Complete Poetic Works of Michael Madsen: Vol. 1
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