Murphy's Stroke Trailer

Murphy's Stroke Trailer (1980)

"The Sting in an Irish Tale" 21 May 1980 70 mins

The horse Gay Future is at the centre of an Irish betting syndicate in 1974 which saw trainer Antony Collins present a poor performing horse at his stables. The betting stakes were subsequently raised, before the real horse was entered in the race.

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Niall Tóibín

as Tony Murphy

Pierce Brosnan

as Edward O'Grady

T.R. Bowen

as Collins

International Releases Dates

United Kingdom 21 May 1980

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