In The Home The Guard
★★★★★ One of the best films of the year, and anyone who missed its all too brief theatrical run is advised to remedy their mistake ASAPTravis Johnson – Filmink
★★★★★ Among the most purely entertaining films of the yearKim Newman – Empire
drop-dead sarcastic dialogue that is wickedly comic and unapologetically profaneKenneth Turan – Los Angeles Times
Three drug-dealers are planning to land half a billion dollars' worth of cocaine off the west coast of Ireland. The only men standing in their way are straight-laced FBI Agent Wendell Everett and Gerry Boyle, an unconventional, hard-living and over-the-hill Galway Guard with a dying mother, a fondness for prostitutes and a heightened sense of the absurd.
- Brendan Gleeson
- Don Cheadle
- Mark Strong
- Liam Cunningham
- Director: John Michael McDonagh
- Writer: John Michael McDonagh
- Producers: Chris Clark,
- **** "Gleeson is marvelous... smart, witty... thoroughly entertaining and exceptionally well acted"
- David Stratton, At the Movies
- Margaret Pomeranz, At the Movies
- **** "uproariously funny"
- Sydney Morning Herald
- "The cinematic equivalent of a shot of fine single malt"
- Hollywood Reporter