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The Rising of the Moon

The Rising of the Moon(1957)

Also Known As: Three Leaves of the Shamrock |

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Brief Synopsis

Three stories examine the lives of the Irish living under British oppression.

Cast & Crew

John Ford Director
Denis O Dea The Police Sergeant [Michael O'Hara]
Eileen Crowe His wife
Frank Lawton A British officer [Major]
Dennis Brennan A Black & Tan officer
David Marlowe A Black & Tan officer
Joseph O Dea The warden
Doreen Madden A nun [Sr. Matthias]
Maureen Cusack A nun [Sr. Mary Grace, also known as Peggy O'Donnell]
Donal Donnelly Sean Curran [also known as Jimmy Walsh]
Maurice Good Constable
Maureen Delany Old woman
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  World premiere in Dublin: early Jun 1957; New York opening: 9 Jul 1957; Los Angeles opening: 17 Jul 1957
Release Date:  1957 Production Date:  [1.85:1]
A Four Provinces Production
EBXX; AFI*
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono Production Co:  Four Provinces Production, Ltd.
Duration(mins):  80-81 Country:  Ireland, Great Britain and United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  not available    

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  • Enjoyable stories

    Gibbs 2014-03-18

    Enjoyable short stories. Well acted. Watching the three stories is nice way to spend an afternoon. I have seen twice and I am not sure which of the three... MORE>

  • An Old Style Irish Minstrel Show

    Kieran 2013-03-20

    This b&w 1950s movie definitely shows its age. Loaded with the unruly 'Stage Irish' characters once so well-known to Vaudeville audiences,... MORE>

  • Rising of the Moon, A Definite 3-Star Movie

    David Sharpe 2013-03-19

    It's been two days since I saw "The Rising of the Moon" shown Sunday on TCM, and I'm still under the magical spell of that delightful... MORE>