The Informer

(1935)

Overview

Gypo Nolan is a former Irish Republican Army man who drowns his sorrows in the bottle. He's desperate to escape his bleak Dublin life and start over in America with his girlfriend. So when British authorities advertise a reward for information about his best friend, current IRA member Frankie, Gypo cooperates. Now Gypo can buy two tickets on a boat bound for the States, but can he escape the overwhelming guilt he feels for betraying his buddy?

  1. John Ford

    Director

  2. Dudley Nichols

    Screenplay

  3. Liam O'Flaherty

    Story

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 9, 1935
    Premiere

    Meaning

  • May 9, 1935
    Theatrical

    Meaning

  • May 10, 1935
    Theatrical

    Meaning

  • May 24, 1935
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 31m

Budget $243,000.00

Revenue $950,000.00

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