The Boondock Saints

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The Boondock Saints is a 1999 American vigilante action thriller film written and directed by Troy Duffy.wikipedia
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Sean Patrick Flanery

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The film stars Sean Patrick Flanery and Norman Reedus as fraternal twins, Connor and Murphy MacManus, who become vigilantes after killing two members of the Russian Mafia in self defense.
He is known for playing Connor MacManus in The Boondock Saints (1999) and its sequel The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009), Greg Stillson in the USA Network television series The Dead Zone, Jeremy "Powder" Reed in Powder (1995), Indiana Jones in the ABC television series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, as well as Bobby Dagen in Saw: The Final Chapter (2010).

Norman Reedus

The film stars Sean Patrick Flanery and Norman Reedus as fraternal twins, Connor and Murphy MacManus, who become vigilantes after killing two members of the Russian Mafia in self defense.
He is known for starring in the popular AMC horror drama series The Walking Dead as Daryl Dixon and in the film The Boondock Saints (1999) and its sequel The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009) as Murphy MacManus.

Troy Duffy

The Boondock Saints is a 1999 American vigilante action thriller film written and directed by Troy Duffy.
He has directed two films, The Boondock Saints, and its sequel, The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day.

Willem Dafoe

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After both experience an epiphany, the brothers, together with their friend "Funny Man" (David Della Rocco), set out to rid their home city of Boston of crime and evil, all the while being pursued by FBI Special Agent Paul Smecker (Willem Dafoe).
He starred in the critically panned erotic thriller Body of Evidence (1993) and then co-starred in Clear and Present Danger (1994), The English Patient (1996), Speed 2: Cruise Control (1997), and The Boondock Saints (1999).

David Della Rocco

After both experience an epiphany, the brothers, together with their friend "Funny Man" (David Della Rocco), set out to rid their home city of Boston of crime and evil, all the while being pursued by FBI Special Agent Paul Smecker (Willem Dafoe).
David Dale Della Rocco (born May 4, 1952) is an American comedian and actor best known for his supporting role in the 1999 film The Boondock Saints.

The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day

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The movie was followed by a 2009 sequel, The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, and a third film was in development as of 2015.
The film serves as a sequel to the 1999 film The Boondock Saints.

Billy Connolly

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The director also wanted to cast Billy Connolly and Kenneth Branagh in the film, with Branagh playing FBI Agent Paul Smecker.
As an actor, Connolly has appeared in such films as Indecent Proposal (1993), Pocahontas (1995), Muppet Treasure Island (1996), Mrs Brown (1997) – for which he was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, The Boondock Saints (1999), The Last Samurai (2003), Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events (2004), The X-Files: I Want to Believe (2008), Brave (2012), and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014).

Vigilante film

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The Boondock Saints is a 1999 American vigilante action thriller film written and directed by Troy Duffy.

Gerard Parkes

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He is known for playing "Doc" on the HBO television series Fraggle Rock and the bartender in the film The Boondock Saints and its sequel The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day.

Ron Jeremy

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He also appeared in the 1999 film The Boondock Saints, played a bartender in 2002's Spun and acted in 2003's cult film Zombiegeddon.

Overnight

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The documentary Overnight, which chronicled Duffy's "rags-to-riches-to-rags" story, showed that the script was worth $300,000, and the film itself was originally given a $15 million budget by Miramax's Harvey Weinstein.
The film details the rise and stumble of filmmaker and musician Troy Duffy, the writer-director of The Boondock Saints, and was filmed at his request.

Murder of Kitty Genovese

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In Boston, two Irish American twin brothers, Connor and Murphy MacManus, attend Mass, where the priest mentions the fate of Kitty Genovese.

Sergio Di Zio

Film appearances include Ron Howard's Cinderella Man, Boondock Saints, Flash of Genius, and the Independent Spirit Awards winning The Lookout, playing Deputy Ted.

Carlo Rota

Rota had a recurring role on the TV series La Femme Nikita as the smarmy, green-listed terrorist informant, Mick Schtoppel; later revealed to be Mr. Jones, a high-ranking member of Section. In the 1999 movie The Boondock Saints, Rota starred as crime boss Giuseppe "Papa Joe" Yakavetta.

Franchise Pictures

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The independent studio Franchise Pictures sought to finance the project once other elements were in place.
However a few of their films (The Boondock Saints, Heist and The Whole Nine Yards for example) have garnered a strong cult following.

Boston Police Department

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The Boston Police Department has been portrayed in several prominent motion pictures including Patriots Day, Gone Baby Gone, Mystic River, The Departed, Edge of Darkness, Blown Away, The Brinks Job, That's My Boy, R.I.P.D., The Heat, What's The Worst That Could Happen?, The Boondock Saints, Surrogates, and The Town.

Elie Samaha

He produced The Boondock Saints (1999), Battlefield Earth (2000) and Spartan (2004).

Chris Brinker

Chris Brinker (December 17, 1970 – February 8, 2013) was an American film producer and director, known for his work in the film The Boondock Saints (1999), and also as an actor in a small role in that film.

Jeff Danna

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Koehler also praised the tech personnel: "This uneven exercise in pacing and cutting is abetted by an eclectic score by Jeff Danna and whiz lensing by Adam Kane. Other tech credits fire bull's-eyes."
director Brett Morgen, including "The Kid Stays in The Picture," "Chicago 10," and, most recently, the Kurt Cobain biopic "Montage of Heck"; "Closing the Ring" for director Richard Attenborough; and the cult classic "The Boondock Saints," among others.

Indican Pictures

Indican Pictures has distributed such films as The Boondock Saints, A Green Story, The Girl Next Door, Hybrid, Kill Me, Deadly, Unsullied, The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez Man Underground, This Last Lonely Place, A Beginner's Guide to Snuff, Emoticon ;), The Grace of Jake, W.M.D. and Never.

Adam Kane

Since the 1990s, Kane has amassed cinematography credits for the films Hail Caesar, The Boondock Saints, The Man, Skinwalkers and a number of other films.

Lloyd Segan

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Segan’s other feature film credits include 2007's Bickford Shmeckler's Cool Ideas, a college-set comedy starring Patrick Fugit and Olivia Wilde; New Line Cinema's Bones, a hip-hop horror film starring Snoop Dogg; New Line's The Bachelor, starring Chris O’Donnell and Renée Zellweger; the controversial cult hit The Boondock Saints, and its follow-up The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day, starring Willem Dafoe; Showtime’s Emmy-nominated film, Hendrix, based on the life of Jimi Hendrix; the Eric Schaeffer comedy Wirey Spindell; Universal Studios' thriller Judgment Night, starring Emilio Estevez, Cuba Gooding Jr., Denis Leary and Stephen Dorff; MGM’s action-drama Blown Away with Jeff Bridges and Tommy Lee Jones; and the HBO movie Crossworlds.