By Eoin McNamee
1949. Lance Curran is decided to prosecute a tender guy for a brutal homicide, within the 'Robert the Painter' case, one that threatens to rip society aside. within the searing July warmth, corruption and justice vie as Harry Ferguson, pass judgement on Curran's fixer, contemplates the souls of fellows adrift, and his personal fall from grace with the attractive and wilful Patricia. inside of 3 years, Curran can be a pass judgement on, his nineteen 12 months outdated daughter lifeless, by the hands of a nonetheless unknown assassin, and his spouse Doris condemned to an asylum for the remainder of her days.
In Blue Is the Night, it truly is Doris who eventually emerges from the fog of deceit and blame to forged new gentle into the homicide of her daughter - as McNamee once more explores and dramatizes a infamous and nefarious case.
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