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Calvary-KA Rating 4 out of 5


  • John Michael McDonagh


  • Brendan Gleason
  • Chris O'Dowd
  • Kelly Reilly
  • Aiden Gillen
  • Isaach de BankolĂ©
  • Dylan Moran


Irish Catholic priest Brendan Gleeson is told by a mystery man during Confession that he is going to be killed in precisely one week. His would-be assassin explains that his death is revenge for abuse as a child...and it would be far better to murder a "good priest". For the next seven days he is forced to soak up vicious abuse from his parishioners, including supercilious squire Dylan Moran and wife-beating butcher Chris O'Dowd, as his appointment with fate looms. Director John Michael McDonagh follows the superlative The Guard with a harder, bleaker tale that still manages to pack a comedic punch.

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