The Devil's Own (1997)

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Thriller. An IRA man travels to New York where, going by the name of Rory, he plans to buy some stinger missiles and sail them back to Ireland with his friend Martin, in order to shoot down British helicopters. An IRA-friendly judge arranges for Rory to stay at the home of honest policeman and family man Tom, who knows nothing of their political sympathies. When Rory's schedule changes to the arms dealer's dismay, the latter sends thugs to Tom's house, and soon Tom works out Rory's true identity. Rory tries to get his weapons and take them back to Ireland anyway, and Tom tries to stop him.

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