|Brendan Gleeson||Martin Cahill|
|Adrian Dunbar||Noel Curley|
|Maria Doyle Kennedy||Frances|
|Jon Voight||Inspector Ned Kenny|
|Tom Murphy||Willie Byrne|
|Eamonn Owens||Young Martin Cahill|
This fact-based film begins with the murder of Martin Cahill, one of Ireland's most infamous and violent criminals. Dying, Cahill reflects on his life -- being raised on the hardscrabble streets of Dublin, his years in reform school, learning to steal at an early age and rising from petty thief to powerful crime boss known for his brazen armed robberies. And throughout, tenacious policeman Ned Kenny dedicatedly pursuing him.