10. Ryan's Daughter
The award winning 1970 film “Ryan’s Daughter” rounds out the IrishCentral reader’s top 10. The story is set in 1916 Ireland during World War I. Rosy Ryan, who lives on the quiet Dingle Peninsula, has an affair with a British officer, much to the dismay of the nationalist villagers. What ensues is a violent struggle between British and Irish, informers and nationalists, husband and lover

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