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The Guard (2011)The Guard (2011)

The Guard (2011)

Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

7.9

movie

Ireland, UK

English, Irish

2011

John Michael McDonagh

Brendan Gleeson, Darren Healy, David Pearse

96 min

Synopsis

When a small-town Irish cop with a crass personality is partnered with a straight-laced FBI agent to bust an international drug-trafficking ring, they must settle their differences in order to take down a dangerous gang.

Our Take

7.9
Abtein Foghi

The Guard played by Brendan Gleeson is a new character in cinema that appeals to the funny bone inside all of us. A character like this can make any movie lovable. It also features Don Cheadle playing an FBI agent who is in town to solve a crime under Gleeson’s jurisdiction. An overall great movie with great writing. Please note, for those who have a hard time understanding different accents, subtitles are advised.

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