Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)

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Drama set in Northern Ireland. In 1975, seventeen-year-old Alistair is assigned to kill a young local, and carries out the task which is witnessed by the victim's younger brother, Joe. Thirty years later, Alistair has left prison and, repenting his earlier actions, has become a well known expert on political conflicts. Joe, however, is bitter and resents Alistair's standing in the world. The two are brought together on a television programme with unexpected results.

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