Chris Nashawaty
February 03, 2010 AT 05:00 AM EST

Hunger (2009)

type
Movie
genre
Drama
Limited Release Date
03/20/09
runtime
96 minutes
performer
Michael Fassbender, Stuart Graham, Helena Bereen, Liam Cunningham
director
Steve McQueen
author
Steve McQueen, Enda Walsh
Current Status
In Season
mpaa
Unrated

We gave it an A

Hunger, art-world provocateur Steve McQueen’s feature about the last six weeks in the life of Irish hunger striker Bobby Sands, is a gut punch, highlighted by Michael Fassbender’s unshakable, Bale-esque skin-and-bones performance. EXTRAS include a great interview with the star and a 1981 BBC doc about Sands’ strike. A

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