Kill The Irishman

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"The man the mob couldn't kill."
  • R
  • 2011
  • 1 hr 46 min
  • 7.1  (46,367)
  • 50

Kill the Irishman is a crime-oriented drama based on the real-life exploits of Irish-American mobster Danny Greene. Greene grows up in Cleveland, Ohio in an extremely poor family. He works hard and eventually becomes a member of the longshoreman’s union. Greene ends up workings his way up to President of the union where he becomes entangled with mob activities. His personality is so tough that he becomes an enforcer, helping promote many of the mafia’s illegal activities. Eventually he decides to leave the mob because he wants all the money and power for himself. He ends up screwing over a powerful local loan shark whom everybody else is afraid of. Many of Greene’s neighbors begin to call him Robin Hood because of the how he fights all the powerful people and keeps an eye out on people in his neighborhood. Greene actually believes that he is ancient Celtic warrior who has been reborn in the 1970’s. Greene also gets into a fight over who controls Cleveland and over money owed to the loan shark with the New York mob and him battling back and forth. There are numerous car bombs set off across the city of Cleveland. Greene survives numerous assassination attempts and even comes back at the mob, killing many Mafia figures. Greene’s crimes catch up with him and he ends up getting arrested and charged with corruptions. He obviously does not want to go to jail so he decides to become an FBI informant. Greene gives the FBI so much information that he ends up helping to bring down organized crime across the United States. The film is narrated by a police officer who was involved in capturing many of the Mafia leaders during this time and the film incorporates news footage of the real Danny Greene.

Kill The Irishman
Kill The Irishman
Kill The Irishman

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Kill the Irishman (Clean Trailer)
Kill the Irishman (Clean Trailer)

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Kill the Irishman is a crime-oriented drama based on the real-life exploits of Irish-American mobster Danny Greene. Greene grows up in Cleveland, Ohio in an extremely poor family. He works hard and eventually becomes a member of the longshoreman’s union. Greene ends up workings his way up to President of the union where he becomes entangled with mob activities. His personality is so tough that he becomes an enforcer, helping promote many of the mafia’s illegal activities. Eventually he decides to leave the mob because he wants all the money and power for himself. He ends up screwing over a powerful local loan shark whom everybody else is afraid of. Many of Greene’s neighbors begin to call him Robin Hood because of the how he fights all the powerful people and keeps an eye out on people in his neighborhood. Greene actually believes that he is ancient Celtic warrior who has been reborn in the 1970’s.

Greene also gets into a fight over who controls Cleveland and over money owed to the loan shark with the New York mob and him battling back and forth. There are numerous car bombs set off across the city of Cleveland. Greene survives numerous assassination attempts and even comes back at the mob, killing many Mafia figures. Greene’s crimes catch up with him and he ends up getting arrested and charged with corruptions. He obviously does not want to go to jail so he decides to become an FBI informant.

Greene gives the FBI so much information that he ends up helping to bring down organized crime across the United States. The film is narrated by a police officer who was involved in capturing many of the Mafia leaders during this time and the film incorporates news footage of the real Danny Greene.

Kill The Irishman is a 2011 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 46 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.1 and a MetaScore of 50.

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  • Release Date
    2011
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 46 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (46,367)
  • Metascore
    50