Conner MacManus: And Shepherds we shall be For thee, my Lord, for thee. Power hath descended forth from Thy hand Our feet may swiftly carry out Thy commands. So we shall flow a river forth to Thee And teeming with souls shall it ever be.
“Sanctus” means “holy/saint”, “Spiritus” means ” spirit /ghost”, the Genitive form turns it into “Sancti” (of the saint), and consequentially: “Spiritus Sancti” (of the saint spirit /holy ghost) Thus you have: “in nomine Patris et Filii et Spiritus Sancti”
The tattoo that Connor (Sean Patrick Flanery) has on his left hand/index finger says, “VERITAS”, which is Latin for “Truth”. Murphy (Norman Reedus) also has a tattoo in the same place, but on his right hand, that says, “AEQUITAS”, which is Latin for “Justice/Equality”.
Extremist Portrayed/Described and the Role of Religion : Catholic extremists. These brothers are dedicated Catholics who attend church regularly, pray and confess often, and are rarely found without rosary beads adorning their necks.
Director Troy Duffy is putting a “TapStory” spin on The Boondock Saints with the release of The Boondock Saints Season 3 : Mob War, the third and final season of Duffy’s 1999 cult-classic film. “Watching the Boondock Franchise expand into new mediums is awesome,” writer and director Troy Duffy said.
Veritas Aequitas are Latin words meaning “truth” and “justice,” respectively.
Currently you are able to watch “The Boondock Saints” streaming on Amazon Prime Video, Kanopy, Hoopla or for free with ads on Tubi TV, VUDU Free.
Even Duffy’s band (The Brood) fell apart. The Brood changed its name to The Boondock Saints after getting hired to make the soundtrack for the film, but as Overnight chronicled, they disbanded after getting dropped by their record label— amidst several fights between Duffy, his bandmates, and the band’s managers.
Pistols Beretta 92FS . Connor (Sean Patrick Flanery) and Murphy (Norman Reedus) McManus use pairs of suppressed Beretta 92FS pistols when dispatching various criminals in the film. Taurus PT92. IMI Desert Eagle . Para-Ordnance P-14. Para-Ordnance P-10. Smith & Wesson 5906. Walther P5 Compact . Custom M1911A1.
Aequitas (genitive aequitatis) is the Latin concept of justice, equality, conformity, symmetry, or fairness. It is the origin of the English word “equity”. In ancient Rome, it could refer to either the legal concept of equity, or fairness between individuals.
It is style over substance, and sometimes that’s what people want. The Boondock Saints also has appeal simply because of its status in cinema culture. People are interested in seeing what the fuss is all about.
Death. Rocco and the MacManus brothers were captured by Yakavetta’s guards while attempting to infiltrate Papa Joe’s house, and was murdered by Papa Joe himself.
1. THE SCRIPT WAS INSPIRED BY SEVERAL REAL -LIFE EVENTS. Writer-director Troy Duffy based the story for The Boondock Saints on things he saw when he was working as a bartender in Los Angeles, including watching a drug dealer steal money from a dead body.