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The Hanging Gale

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The Hanging Gale (1995 - 1995)

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The Hanging Gale is a four-episode television serial which first aired on RTÉ One and BBC1 in 1995. The series was a British–Irish co-production, made by Little Bird Films for BBC Northern Ireland in association with Raidió Teilifís Éireann, with support from the Irish Film Board.The serial, set in 1846 at the beginning of Ireland's Great Famine, starred the four McGann brothers: Joe McGann, Paul McGann, Mark McGann and Stephen McGann, and was based on an original idea by Joe and Stephen McGann while researching their family's history.The title of the series comes from the term 'hanging gale', the name for a widespread practice in Ireland at the time, where a landlord would allow new tenants a six-month grace period on payment of their rent, with the expectation that the rent owed would be paid when the land's crops were harvested and sold.The Hanging Gale has one or more episodes streaming with subscription on Acorn TV. It's a drama and history show with 4 episodes over 1 season. The Hanging Gale is no longer running and has no plans to air new episodes or seasons. It has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (188 votes).

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The Hanging Gale Season 1 Overview

May 14, 1995 - Jun 4, 1995

Season 1 of The Hanging Gale has 4 episodes that are available to stream on AcornTV.

The Hanging Gale Season 1 Episodes
Season 01, Episode 04 Episode 4
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Episode 4
Jun 4, 1995

Because it is cheaper than keeping them in the poor house, Lord Hawksborough offers his homeless tenants free passage to...

S01 E04 of The Hanging Gale is available to stream on AcornTV.

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#20,943 Ranked TV Show

#199 Ranked in TV on AcornTV

#606 Ranked in History TV

#4600 Ranked in Drama TV

The Hanging Gale has a high IMDb audience rating of 7.9 (188 votes). The show is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.

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The Hanging Gale is a four-episode television serial which first aired on RTÉ One and BBC1 in 1995. The series was a British–Irish co-production, made by Little Bird Films for BBC Northern Ireland in association with Raidió Teilifís Éireann, with support from the Irish Film Board.The serial, set in 1846 at the beginning of Ireland's Great Famine, starred the four McGann brothers: Joe McGann, Paul McGann, Mark McGann and Stephen McGann, and was based on an original idea by Joe and Stephen McGann while researching their family's history.The title of the series comes from the term 'hanging gale', the name for a widespread practice in Ireland at the time, where a landlord would allow new tenants a six-month grace period on payment of their rent, with the expectation that the rent owed would be paid when the land's crops were harvested and sold.

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Number of seasons: 1 Season
Number of episodes: 4 Episodes

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Related Genres: DramaHistory
Available to watch on: AcornTV
Original Release Date: May 14, 1995
Show Status: Ended
Next episode release: N/A