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1.
Five Minutes of Heaven (2009)
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The story of former UVF member Alistair Little. Twenty-five years after Little killed Joe Griffen's brother, the media arrange an auspicious meeting between the two. (89 mins.)
 
2.
The Eclipse (2009)
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In a seaside Irish town, a widower sparks with a visiting horror novelist while he also begins to believe he is seeing ghosts. (88 mins.)
Director: Conor McPherson
 
3.
The General (1998)
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The real-life story of Dublin folk hero and criminal Martin Cahill, who pulled off two daring robberies in Ireland with his team, but attracted unwanted attention from the police, the IRA, the UVF and members of his own team. (124 mins.)
Director: John Boorman
 
4.
About Adam (2000)
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A waitress falls for a handsome customer who seduces her, her two sisters, her brother, and her brother's girlfriend. (97 mins.)
 
5.
Albert Nobbs (2011)
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Albert Nobbs struggles to survive in late 19th-century Ireland, where women aren't encouraged to be independent. Posing as a man so she can work as a butler in Dublin's most elegant hotel, Albert meets a handsome painter and looks to escape the lie she has been living. (113 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo García
 
6.
Killing Bono (2011)
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Two brothers attempt to become global rock stars but can only look on as old school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world. (114 mins.)
Director: Nick Hamm
 
7.
Ballykissangel (1996 TV Series)
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An English priest is transferred to a small Irish village. (50 mins.)
Director: Chris Clough
 
8.
Ondine (2009)
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An Irish fisherman discovers a woman in his fishing net whom his precocious daughter believes to be a selkie. (111 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
9.
The Boys & Girl from County Clare (2003)
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In 1965, Jimmy McMahon and his group of Liverpudlians plot to win the annual céilí music competition in Ireland. (90 mins.)
Director: John Irvin
 
10.
The Most Fertile Man in Ireland (2000)
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The most fertile man in Ireland is in serious demand. (96 mins.)
Director: Dudi Appleton
 
11.
Waking Ned Devine (1998)
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When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money. (91 mins.)
Director: Kirk Jones
 
12.
St. Patrick: The Irish Legend (2000 TV Movie)
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A young Christian boy attends a druid worship that is attacked by invading Irish tribes. Taken captive... (100 mins.)
Director: Robert Hughes
 
13.
The Disappearance of Finbar (1996)
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Finbar and Danny are close childhood friends who live in a depressing neighbourhood in an Irish town... (105 mins.)
Director: Sue Clayton
 
14.
Veronica Guerin (2003)
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An Irish journalist writes a series of stories about drug dealers. (98 mins.)
Director: Joel Schumacher
 
15.
In Bruges (2008)
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Guilt-stricken after a job gone wrong, hitman Ray and his partner await orders from their ruthless boss in Bruges, Belgium, the last place in the world Ray wants to be. (107 mins.)
Director: Martin McDonagh
 
16.
Circle of Friends (1995)
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'Circle Of Friends' is set in 1950's Ireland. The movie focuses on Benny Hogan and her best friend, Eve Malone... (103 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
 
17.
A Kiss for Jed (2011)
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Nineteen year old Orla from Country Antrim wins 'Follow a Star' on the Irish national TV station. Her prize is a quest - to find C&W star Jed Wood... (86 mins.)
Director: Maurice Linnane
 
18.
Michael Collins (1996)
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Neil Jordan's historical biopic of Irish revolutionary Michael Collins, the man who led a guerrilla war against the UK, helped negotiate the creation of the Irish Free State, and led the National Army during the Irish Civil War. (133 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
19.
Saltwater (2000)
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An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt... (97 mins.)
Director: Conor McPherson
 
20.
Black Irish (2007)
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A teenage boy longs to win the attention of his emotionally distant father. (95 mins.)
Director: Brad Gann
 
21.
Perrier's Bounty (2009)
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A gangster named Perrier looks to exact his revenge on a trio of fugitives responsible for the accidental death of one of his cronies. (88 mins.)
Director: Ian Fitzgibbon
 
22.
1916 Seachtar na Cásca (2010 TV Series)
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Tells the story about the 7 signatories of the Proclamation of the 1916 Easter Rising, before, during & after the rising. P.H Pearse, James Connolly, Eamon Ceannt, Tom Clarke, Joseph Plunkett, Sean Mac Diarmada & Tomas MacDonagh.
 
23.
The Guard (2011)
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An unorthodox Irish policeman with a confrontational personality is partnered with an up-tight F.B.I. agent to investigate an international drug-smuggling ring. (96 mins.)
 
24.
Connemara Days (????)
In 1951, the legendary Oscar winning Hollywood director John Ford and a cast that included John Wayne... (120 mins.)
Director: Kevin Connor
 
25.
Dutch Bird (2004 Short Film)
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A touching comedic tale about an Irish Pigeon Racer, Seamus Kerrigan, who gets embroiled in an International drug trafficking plot to smuggle drugs over to Ireland from Holland using carrier pigeons. (19 mins.)
Director: Kirk Weddell
 
26.
Ordinary Decent Criminal (2000)
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Brilliant, flamboyant master criminal Michael Lynch is more interested in his image and his posterity than the actual profit from his ill-gotten gains. (93 mins.)
 
27.
Intermission (2003)
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A variety of losers in Dublin have harrowingly farcical intersecting stories of love, greed and violence. (105 mins.)
Director: John Crowley
 
28.
The Wind That Shakes the Barley (2006)
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Against the backdrop of the Irish War of Independence, two brothers fight a guerrilla war against British forces. (127 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach
 
29.
On the Edge (2001)
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On the Edge is about suicidal patients discovering their true selves while going through therapy in a treatment center. (85 mins.)
Director: John Carney
 
30.
Once (2007)
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A modern-day musical about a busker and an immigrant and their eventful week in Dublin, as they write, rehearse and record songs that tell their love story. (85 mins.)
Director: John Carney
 
31.
The Commitments (1991)
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When Jimmy Rabbitte wants to start a band, he has open auditions at his house. (118 mins.)
Director: Alan Parker
 
32.
Tara Road (2005)
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Two women -- one American, one Irish -- swap houses and alter the course of their lives. (97 mins.)
 
33.
Leap Year (2010)
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Anna Brady plans to travel to Dublin, Ireland to propose marriage to her boyfriend Jeremy on Leap Day, because, according to Irish tradition, a man who receives a marriage proposal on a leap day must accept it. (100 mins.)
Director: Anand Tucker
 
34.
Grabbers (2012)
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When an island off the coast of Ireland is invaded by bloodsucking aliens, the heroes discover that getting drunk is the only way to survive. (94 mins.)
Director: Jon Wright
 
35.
Moone Boy (2012 TV Series)
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Martin Moone is a young boy who relies on the help of his imaginary friend Sean to deal with the quandaries of life in a wacky small-town Irish family circa 1990. (23 mins.)
 
36.
Quirke (2013 Mini-Series)
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A chief pathologist in the Dublin city morgue investigates sudden death victims in the 1950s. (90 mins.)
Director: John Alexander
 
37.
Quirke (2013 Mini-Series)
Episode: Elegy for April (2014)
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Phoebe is worried that she has not seen her friend April Latimer for some weeks and persuades Quirke... (90 mins.)
Director: John Alexander
 
38.
Philomena (2013)
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A world-weary political journalist picks up the story of a woman's search for her son, who was taken away from her decades ago after she became pregnant and was forced to live in a convent. (98 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
39.
The Lobster (2015)
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In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods. (119 mins.)
 
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Once Upon a Time in Dublin (2009)
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The violent story of Jay and Jonnie Linski, two Polish-Irish brothers who try to come to terms with the brutal murder of their youngest sibling... (97 mins.)
Director: Jason Figgis
 
42.
The Rise of the Bricks (2009)
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The characters in the film try to overcome their musical ineptitude to make it in the music business. Instead they become victims of their own limited success. (67 mins.)
Director: Ben Keenan
 
43.
London Irish (2013 TV Series)
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London Irish follows the antics of four ex-pat Northern Irish 20 somethings in London. Written by Derry girl... (24 mins.)
 
44.
Love, Rosie (2014)
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Rosie and Alex have been best friends since they were 5, so they couldn't possibly be right for one another...or could they? When it comes to love, life and making the right choices, these two are their own worst enemies. (102 mins.)
 
45.
Standby (2014)
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Twenty-something Alan (Gleeson) is down on his luck. Stood up at the altar and recently fired from his banking job... (90 mins.)
 
46.
Love/Hate (2010 TV Series)
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The story of the organized crime scene of Dublin is revealed, centered on Darren, who wants to stay out of trouble but ends up returning to his old habits and his old gang. (51 mins.)
 
47.
Single-Handed (2007 TV Series)
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Jack Driscoll is transferred from Dublin back to his birthplace in the remote west of Ireland as Garda Sergeant... (130 mins.)
 
48.
Jimmy's Hall (2014)
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During the Depression, Jimmy Gralton returns home to Ireland after ten years of exile in America. Seeing the levels of poverty and oppression, the activist in him reawakens and he looks to re-open the dance hall that led to his deportation. (109 mins.)
Director: Ken Loach