"Belfast" is a 2021 coming of age comedy-drama film directed by Kenneth Branagh.
The starring cast includes Judi Dench as "Granny", Jamie Dornan as "Pa", Ciarán Hinds as "Pop", Jude Hill as Buddy, Colin Morgan as Billy Clanton, Caitríona Balfe as "Ma", Lara McDonnell as Moira, Lewis McAskie as Will, Gerard Horan as Mackie, Conor MacNeill as McLaury and others.

Here are "Belfast" movie trailer, plot summary, full cast and characters, release date, streaming services and everything we know so far.


Is there a trailer for Belfast movie?

Focus Features on Wednesday, October 20, 2021 released the trailer for "Belfast" you can watch here:
BELFAST - Official Trailer #2 - Only in Theaters November 12.

Plot summary

What is Belfast movie plot?

Here is a short review of "Belfast" movie plot summary.

A semi-autobiographical film which chronicles the life of a working class family and their young son's childhood during The Troubles in Belfast, Northern Ireland from August 1969 to early 1970.


Who plays who in the Belfast movie cast?

Here is the full cast and characters of "Belfast" movie. Actors and actresses are sorted mostly in credits order.

Judi Dench  as "Granny" Buddy's grandmother
Jamie Dornan  as "Pa" Buddy's father
Ciarán Hinds  as "Pop" Buddy's grandfather
Jude Hill  as Buddy
Colin Morgan  as Billy Clanton
Caitríona Balfe  as "Ma" Buddy's mother
Lara McDonnell  as Moira
Lewis McAskie  as Will
Gerard Horan  as Mackie
Conor MacNeill  as McLaury
Turlough Convery  as Minister
Josie Walker  as Auntie Violet
Victor Alli  as Soldier
Olive Tennant  as Catherine
Freya Yates  as Cousin Frances
Nessa Eriksson  as Cousin Vanessa
Charlie Barnard  as Cousin Charlie
Frankie Hastings  as Auntie Mary
Máiréad Tyers  as Auntie Eileen
Caolan McCarthy  as Uncle Sammie
Ian Dunnett Jnr  as Uncle Tony
Michael Maloney  as Frankie West
Chris McCurry  as Mr. Stewart
Rachel Feeney  as Mrs Ford
Elly Condron  as Mrs. Kavanagh
Drew Dillon  as Mr. Kavanagh
Olivia Flanagan  as Mary Kavanagh
Samuel Menhinick  as Paddy Kavanagh
Jimmy O'Dee  as Rioter
Leonard Buckley  as Mickey Clanton
Estelle Cousins  as Darlene Clanton
Scott Gutteridge  as Fancy Clanton
Bill Branagh  as Young Bill
Vanessa Ifediora  as Miss Lewis
Kit Rakusen  as Billy Clanton Jr.
Oliver Savell  as Ronnie Boyd
Orla McDonagh  as Karen Lambert
Serrana Su-Ling Bliss  as Sharon Nicholas
Scarlett Nunes  as Moira's Friend
Sid Sagar  as Mr. Singh
Ross O'Donnellan  as Walter (Policeman)
Matthew Blaney  as Rent Man
John Sessions  as Joseph Tomelty as Marley
Mark Hadfield  as George Malpass as Scrooge
Joyce Branagh  as Supermarket Manager

Release date

When is Belfast movie release date?

"Belfast" movie release date was scheduled to be on September 2, 2021 (Telluride), on November 12, 2021 (United Kingdom) and on December 9, 2021 (Germany) distributing by Focus Features (United States), Universal Pictures International (UPI), United International Pictures (UIP) and Universal Pictures Argentina.


What are Belfast filming details?

The duration of the film is 97 minutes.

"Belfast" movie is rated "PG-13", according to the MPAA film rating system.

Principal photography began in September 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic.


What are critics and audiences saying about Belfast movie?

"Belfast" movie got high rating from critics. IMDB rating is 7.7/10.

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