Accelerator (1999)


Johnny T is on the run from the paramilitaries in Belfast and goes to Dublin in search of some peace and tranquility. While there, he flirts with Louise, the girlfriend of his old adversary, Whacker, and a scrap ensues, only to be sorted out by the ultimate contest - Johnny T's Belfast gang will take on Whacker's friends in a fierce car race from Belfast to Dublin. They break into a car park, knock out the security guard. Six cars are stolen and the race is on...

Awards Best Actor for Stuart Sinclair Blyth, Cherbourg-Octeville Festival, 2001
Best Film, Cherbourg-Octeville Festival, 2001
Production Company: Grand Pictures
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Production Company: Two For the Show
Producer: Michael Garland (Executive Producer: Paul Donovan)
Designer: Ned McLoughlin
Editing: Peter Boyle
Photography: Seamus Deasy
Director: Vinny Murphy
Format: 35mm Colour
Locations: Dublin
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