The 10 Best Irish History Films

THE history of Ireland is complicated, often confusing, sometimes inspiring, and nearly always involves some form of bloodshed.

Given the country’s love for storytelling, it’s little wonder that some brilliant films have been made about the subject over the years.

From the stirring epic Michael Collins to the equally heartwarming and heartbreaking My Left Foot, we’ve put together our Top 10 movies based around real events from Ireland’s past…”