The Informer

1935

John Ford
Director

Early Film Noir from Ford concerning the adventures of Gypo Nolan, a lug who informs on his buddy to the British. Heavy on the guilt, light on the Irish struggle - and not helped by the fact that Gypo is such a plonker. Gorgeous cinematography and score.


6th June 2006
DVD



91 mins
1.33:1




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Victor McLaglen
Gypo Nolan
Heather Angel
Mary McPhillip
Preston Foster
Dan Gallagher
Margot Grahame
Kate Madden
Wallace Ford
Frankie McPhillip
Una O'Connor
Mrs. McPhillip
J.M. Kerrigan
Terry
Joe Sawyer
Bartley Mulholland
Neil Fitzgerald
Tommy Connor
Donald Meek
Peter Mulligan
D'Arcy Corrigan
The Blind Man
Leo McCabe
Donahue
Steve Pendleton
Dennis Daly
Francis Ford
Flynn
May Boley
Aunt Betty
Grizelda Hervey
English Girl
Denis O'Dea
Street Singer
Barlowe Borland
Man
Eddy Chandler
House Patron
Earle Foxe
British Officer
Frank Hagney
Policeman
Robert Homans
Detractor
Frank Moran
McCabe (Bouncer)
Bob Perry
Bartender
Pat Somerset
British Officer
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