Manions of America

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  • 1981
  • 1 Season
  • 7.1  (207)

In this sweeping tale of passion, tragedy and triumph, the O'Manion family escapes the hardships of Ireland's Great Famine in search of a better life across the Atlantic. Over the course of three decades, Rory O'Manion (Pierce Brosnan) rises to prominence manufacturing gunpowder in America and becomes a successful Philadelphia businessman and Union Army Officer during the Civil War, before returning to the aid of his war-torn homeland.

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Part 3
3. Part 3
October 1, 1981
It is now 1863 and when Rory returns from fighting in the Civil War he is convinced to help rebel friends in Ireland by donating supplies that will help fuel an Irish uprising against the British.
Part 2
2. Part 2
September 30, 1981
Philadelphia, 1848. After taking odd jobs, Rory's bravery and determination help him find a permanent job at Rachel's uncle's gunpowder mill.
Part 1
1. Part 1
September 29, 1981
Hot-headed and rebellious farmer, Rory O'Manion (Pierce Brosnan), has become increasingly fed up with his meager existence in British-controlled Ireland during the Great Potato Famine of the 19th century.
The Manions Of America
The Manions Of America

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In this sweeping tale of passion, tragedy and triumph, the O'Manion family escapes the hardships of Ireland's Great Famine in search of a better life across the Atlantic. Over the course of three decades, Rory O'Manion (Pierce Brosnan) rises to prominence manufacturing gunpowder in America and becomes a successful Philadelphia businessman and Union Army Officer during the Civil War, before returning to the aid of his war-torn homeland.

  • Premiere Date
    September 29, 1981
  • IMDB Rating
    7.1  (207)