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Informant, The

Informant, The

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Sunday, March 15, 1998 N/A
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  • Season: 1997-98
  • Network: Showtime
  • Genre: Drama
  • Category: Movies
  • Subject Matter: Foreign/Exotic Location, Historical Piece, Suspense/Thriller
  • Based On: Field of Blood written by Gerald Seymour
  • Misc.: Based On Book/Play

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Plot Synopsis

Based on the book ''Field of Blood'' by Gerald Seymour. In 1980's Northern Ireland, a former IRA terrorist is arrested for assassinating a Belfast judge. He finds himself in the hands of a sympathetic British military officer and a hardened Ulster policeman who are both struggling with their own political agendas. Offered immunity from prosecution, if he informs on his superiors, he is faced with making the ultimate decision of endangering his family or life imprisonment.


Production Company:

  • Meyer/Jaffe Prods. IAW Showtime

Production Type:

  • In-House
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