A Captain Unafraid is a 2017 documentary film directed and produced by Charlie concerning sailor and adventurer "Dynamite" Johnny O' Brien. Involved in ruction and revolution on manys the foreign shore, in many ways Johnny was a rebel without a cause, that is, until he found his cause in the late 19th century Cuban War Of Independence. The seed for this documentary was planted with Charlie's song "Marine Mambí, Johnny Dynamite." The film was released in June 2017 by Trouble or Fortune Films.

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The Green Fields of Cuba

Shot in Ireland and Mexico in 2010, this film tells the story of John Riley and the part he played in the Mexican/American War of 1847. Saol John Riley is narrated and presented by Charlie and directed and produced by Kieran Concannon for the Irish language TV station TG4.