Director, star talk about revisiting �The Troubles� in the Irish Civil War film �71�

February 24, 2015 1:09 PM

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Director Yann Demange doesn't want people to pigeon-hole his pulse-pounding Northern Ireland chase picture "71" as, well, "a chase picture," or simply another tale set amid "The Troubles," the decades-long civil war in Northern Ireland.

"When people call it 'The Troubles,' it feels a bit patronizing," says Demange, a London native. "'Troubles' is like a bit of spin, that we cannot really come to grips with what happened or was happening there. It was a CIVIL WAR, man. And people are still trying to find out what happened, find out ...

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