The Grass Arena (1992) Movie Details

The Grass Arena
Gillies MacKinnon
BBC Films
1 hr 30 mins
Rating: 4.0/10 from 194 users

The Grass Arena Movie Cast

Mark Rylance
as John Healy
Pete Postlethwaite
as The Dipper
Lynsey Baxter
as Madalena
Marian McLoughlin
as Mrs. Healy
Billy Boyle
as Mr. Healy

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Screenplay : Frank Deasy

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The Grass Arena is based on the autobiography of John Healy. Raised in an strongly religious family, with an abusive father, John soon learns that he has to defend himself. Growing into adulthood he takes up boxing, but soon falls victim to alcoholism. His boxing career over, John takes to the Grass Arena (the park) where he lives with other alcoholics. Prison time introduces him to a new and unexpected path.

The Grass Arena

The Grass Arena is a 1992 English Film stars Gillies MacKinnon , Frank Deasy , Mark Rylance , Pete Postlethwaite , Lynsey Baxter , Marian McLoughlin , Billy Boyle , directed by Gillies MacKinnon & music by .