The Outsider

(1980)
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Overview

Michael Flaherty (Craig Wasson), an American Vietnam veteran of Irish descent, returns to Belfast to join the cause of his grandfather, Seamus (Sterling Hayden). Soon he finds that he is not as welcomed in his home country as he imagined he would be. Even worse, he's the target of an IRA assassination plot designed to make the British forces look bad in order to elicit financial support from wealthy Americans.

  1. Tony Luraschi

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Craig Wasson

    Craig Wasson

    Michael Flaherty

  2. Sterling Hayden

    Sterling Hayden

    Seamus Flaherty

  3. Patricia Quinn

    Patricia Quinn

    Siobhan

  4. Niall O'Brien

    Niall O'Brien

    Emmett Donovan

  5. T.P. McKenna

    T.P. McKenna

    John Russell

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The Outsider

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Status Released

Release Information

  • June 2, 1980
    R
    Theatrical

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    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language English

Runtime 2h 8m

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