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Scapegoat (2009)

This is the fascinating true life story of one of Ireland's most famous unsolved murders. It is the tale of how an innocent man was found guilty but insane of the brutal homicide of a young... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Stuart Graham ... Dr. Rossiter Lewis
Martin McCann ... Iain Hay Gordon
Ian McElhinney ... H. A. McVeigh QC
Patrick FitzSymons ... Albert Walmsley (as Patrick Fitzsymons)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Patrick Buchanan ... John Steele
Richard Clements ... Desmond Curran
Maggie Cronin ... Doris Curran
Niall Cusack Niall Cusack ... Lancelot Curran
Brian Devlin Brian Devlin ... Superintendent Capstick
Richard Dormer ... Narrator (voice)
Michael Fieldhouse Michael Fieldhouse ... Nr, Steele Snr
Allan Gildea ... Defence Barrister
Karen Hassan ... Patricia Curran
Susie Kelly Susie Kelly ... Hill's Mother in Law
Noel McGee Noel McGee ... Malcolm Davison (as Noel Magee)
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This is the fascinating true life story of one of Ireland's most famous unsolved murders. It is the tale of how an innocent man was found guilty but insane of the brutal homicide of a young woman from a very prominent family. Told in superb period detail, Scapegoat contains a combustible mix of sex, class, bogus respectability and dark domestic secrets.

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Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

TV-14
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 October 2009 (UK) See more »

Filming Locations:

Northern Ireland, UK

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Budget:

GBP200,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1 / (high definition)
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