St. Patrick's Day Films

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The Leprechaun: An Irish Fairy Story (1908 Short Film)
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The Cloven Foot: Lord Craven, an Irish landlord, crossing the fields, sees pretty Nora hoeing potatoes; makes advances...
Director: Edwin S. Porter
 
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The Shame of Mary Boyle (1929)
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During the Irish revolution, a family earns a big inheritance. They start leading a rich life forgetting what the most important values are. (85 mins.)
 
3.
Song o' My Heart (1930)
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Broken hearts in Ireland. Sean is a great tenor, in semi-retirement, living in a village close to Mary... (85 mins.)
Director: Frank Borzage
 
4.
The Informer (1935)
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In 1922, an Irish rebel informs on his friend, then feels doom closing in. (91 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
5.
Pot o' Gold (1941)
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Jimmy, the owner of a failed music shop, goes to work with his uncle, the owner of a food factory. Before he gets there... (86 mins.)
Director: George Marshall
 
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The Hills of Donegal (1947)
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(85 mins.)
Director: John Argyle
 
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My Wild Irish Rose (1947)
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The life of Irish tenor Chauncey Olcott is chronicled from his childhood to his days as the toast of New York... (101 mins.)
Director: David Butler
 
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Odd Man Out (1947)
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A wounded Irish nationalist leader attempts to evade police following a failed robbery. Action takes place in Belfast, Northern Ireland. (116 mins.)
Director: Carol Reed
 
9.
The Quiet Man (1952)
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A retired American boxer returns to the village of his birth in Ireland, where he finds love. (129 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
10.
The Rising of the Moon (1957)
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Three vignettes of old Irish country life, based on a series of short stories. In "The Majesty of the... (81 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
11.
Darby O'Gill and the Little People (1959)
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A wily old codger matches wits with the king of the leprechauns and helps play matchmaker for his daughter and the strapping lad who has replaced him as caretaker. (93 mins.)
 
12.
Finian's Rainbow (1968)
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Of Glocca Morra, Ireland, Finian McLongeran, who has his own unique belief system of Irish legends, uproots himself and his adult daughter... (141 mins.)
 
13.
Barry Lyndon (1975)
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An Irish rogue wins the heart of a rich widow and assumes her dead husband's aristocratic position in 18th-century England. (184 mins.)
Director: Stanley Kubrick
 
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The Leprechauns' Christmas Gold (1981 Short Film)
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An Irish sailor is stranded on an island full of Leprechauns and soon finds himself aiding them in protecting their gold from a greedy Hag. (25 mins.)
 
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Scooby-Doo and Scrappy-Doo (1979 TV Series)
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Merlin the Magician proclaims Scrappy King of England when Scrappy pulls a magical sword from a rock... (30 mins.)
 
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Rawhead Rex (1986)
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Ireland will never be the same after Rawhead Rex, a particularly nasty demon, is released from his underground prison by an unwitting farmer. The film follows Rex's cross country rampage, while a man struggles to stop it. (89 mins.)
Director: George Pavlou
 
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The Real Ghostbusters (1986 TV Series)
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An Irish singer is N:1 in the musical charts. However strange things occur while she is singing. The Ghostbusters must uncover her secret but it would be hard because Peter has fallen in love with her. (30 mins.)
 
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The Real Ghostbusters (1986 TV Series)
Episode: The Bird of Kildarby (1987)
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An Irish castle is moved into Central Park. Soon it comes out that the castle if full with ghostly warriors who hate the relocating. The Ghostbusters have to fight the warriors and reclaim Manhattan. (30 mins.)
 
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The Real Ghostbusters (1986 TV Series)
Episode: The Scaring of the Green (1987)
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An Irish police officer in New York is being chased by a Bog Hound from the old country. The Ghostbusters must stop the Hound, with the aid of a four leaf clover on St. Patrick's Day. (30 mins.)
 
20.
High Spirits (1988)
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When Peter Plunkett's Irish castle turned hotel is about to be repossesed, he decides to spice up the... (99 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
21.
My Left Foot (1989)
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Christy Brown, born with cerebral palsy, learns to paint and write with his only controllable limb - his left foot. (103 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
 
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Getting Lucky (1990)
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School nerd Bill just wants to save the world and to score a date with cheerleader babe Chrissie Schackler... (85 mins.)
 
23.
State of Grace (1990)
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Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with... (134 mins.)
 
24.
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
 
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The Crying Game (1992)
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A British soldier is kidnapped by IRA terrorists. He befriends one of his captors, who is drawn into the soldier's world. (112 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
26.
Far and Away (1992)
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A young man leaves Ireland with his landlord's daughter after some trouble with her father, and they... (140 mins.)
Director: Ron Howard
 
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Into the West (1992)
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Grandpa Ward gives a horse he found to his grandchildren, who keep it in their tower-block flat in Dublin. The horse is stolen from them, and the two young boys set out to find it and flee on it. (97 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
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Patriot Games (1992)
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When CIA Analyst Jack Ryan interferes with an IRA assassination, a renegade faction targets him and his family for revenge. (117 mins.)
Director: Phillip Noyce
 
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In the Name of the Father (1993)
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A man's coerced confession to an IRA bombing he did not commit results in the imprisonment of his father as well. An English lawyer fights to free them. (133 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
 
30.
Leprechaun (1993)
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An evil, sadistic Leprechaun goes on a killing rampage in search of his beloved pot of gold. (92 mins.)
Director: Mark Jones
 
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Screen Two (1985 TV Series)
Episode: The Snapper (1993)
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Set in Ireland, Sharon Curley is a 20 year old living with her parents and many brothers and sisters...
 
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Leprechaun 2 (1994)
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On his one thousandth birthday, an evil leprechaun selects the descendant of one of his slaves to have as his bride, leaving it up to the girl's boyfriend to save her. (85 mins.)
Director: Rodman Flender
 
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The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
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10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland... (103 mins.)
Director: John Sayles
 
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Braveheart (1995)
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When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England. (178 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
 
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Leprechaun 3 (1995 Video)
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An evil leprechaun finds himself in Las Vegas, where he proceeds to cause mischief by killing people, granting twisted wishes, and infecting a young man with his green blood. (90 mins.)
 
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Leprechaun 4: In Space (1996 Video)
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Our deadly leprechaun is in space to woo a beautiful princess who is impressed with his gold and desires to separate him from it. (95 mins.)
 
37.
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
 
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The Van (1996)
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The third installment of Irish author Roddy Doyle's 'Barrytown Trilogy', following 'The Commitments' and 'The Snapper'... (100 mins.)
Director: Stephen Frears
 
39.
The Devil's Own (1997)
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A police officer uncovers the real identity of his house-guest, an I.R.A. terrorist in hiding. (111 mins.)
Director: Alan J. Pakula
 
40.
Extreme Ghostbusters (1997 TV Series)
Episode: The Luck of the Irish (1997)
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A Leprechaun set loose during the renovation of an Irish pub uses a Shillelagh to suck victims into... (23 mins.)
 
41.
Dancing at Lughnasa (1998)
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Five unmarried sisters make the most of their simple existence in rural Ireland in the 1930s. (95 mins.)
Director: Pat O'Connor
 
42.
The Last Leprechaun (1998)
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Ethel and Tommy Barrick are sent to Ireland to spend the summer with their new stepmother. Once there, they discover her to be an evil, power-seeking witch, with real magical powers and a hatred for all things green. (93 mins.)
Director: David Lister
 
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Ronin (1998)
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A freelancing former U.S. intelligence agent tries to track down a mysterious package that is wanted by both the Irish and the Russians. (122 mins.)
 
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A Very Unlucky Leprechaun (1998)
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A very unlucky leprechaun over comes great adventures. (89 mins.)
Director: Brian Kelly
 
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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
 
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Agnes Browne (1999)
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The unexpected death of her husband sends a woman and her seven children, ages 2-14, into emotional turmoil and financial crisis in 1967 Dublin... (92 mins.)
Director: Anjelica Huston
 
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The Boondock Saints (1999)
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Fraternal twins set out to rid Boston of the evil men operating there while being tracked down by an FBI agent. (108 mins.)
Director: Troy Duffy
 
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The Magical Legend of the Leprechauns (1999 Mini-Series)
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American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns... (139 mins.)
Director: John Henderson
 
49.
Leprechaun in the Hood (2000 Video)
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When three rappers want to get even with a pimp, they accidentally unleash a leprechaun who goes on a killing rampage in the 'hood. (90 mins.)
Director: Rob Spera
 
50.
When Brendan Met Trudy (2000)
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A teacher meets a woman who turns out to be a thief and they introduce each other to new things. (95 mins.)
Director: Kieron J. Walsh
“ Roddy Doyle ” - WeAintFoundShin
 
51.
The Luck of the Irish (2001 TV Movie)
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A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun. (86 mins.)
Director: Paul Hoen
 
52.
Bloody Sunday (2002)
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A dramatization of the Irish civil rights protest march and subsequent massacre by British troops on January 30, 1972. (107 mins.)
Director: Paul Greengrass
 
53.
In America (2002)
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A family of Irish immigrants adjust to life on the mean streets of Hell's Kitchen while also grieving the death of a child. (105 mins.)
Director: Jim Sheridan
 
54.
Leprechaun: Back 2 tha Hood (2003 Video)
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When Emily Woodrow and her friends happen on a treasure chest full of gold coins, they fail to to heed the warnings of a wise old psychic who had foretold that they would encounter trouble with a very nasty and protective Leprechaun. (87 mins.)
 
55.
Fiorghael (2005 Short Film)
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(9 mins.)
Director: Macdara Vallely
 
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Wild Country (2005)
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In Glasgow, the teenager single mother Kelly Ann is forced by Father Steven "Steve" Gillis to deliver her baby boy for adoption... (67 mins.)
Director: Craig Strachan
 
57.
The Departed (2006)
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An undercover cop and a mole in the police attempt to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in South Boston. (151 mins.)
Director: Martin Scorsese
 
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Tristan + Isolde (2006)
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An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne (Franco) and the princess of the feuding Irish (Myles) spells doom for the young lovers. (125 mins.)
Director: Kevin Reynolds
 
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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
 
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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
 
61.
Summer of the Flying Saucer (2008)
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It's Ireland in 1967, when a Flying Saucer full of aliens lands on Dan's farm. Dan falls in love with an alien girl and tries his best to make everybody believe she and the other aliens are humans. (86 mins.)
Director: Martin Duffy
 
62.
The Boondock Saints II: All Saints Day (2009)
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The MacManus brothers are living a quiet life in Ireland with their father, but when they learn that their beloved priest has been killed by mob forces, they go back to Boston to bring justice to those responsible and avenge the priest. (118 mins.)
Director: Troy Duffy
 
63.
The Secret of Kells (2009)
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A young boy in a remote medieval outpost under siege from barbarian raids is beckoned to adventure when a celebrated master illuminator arrives with an ancient book, brimming with secret wisdom and powers. (75 mins.)
 
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The Town (2010)
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As he plans his next job, a longtime thief tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to one of his earlier heists, as well as the FBI agent looking to bring him and his crew down. (125 mins.)
Director: Ben Affleck
 
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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.)
 
66.
Byzantium (2012)
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Residents of a coastal town learn, with deathly consequences, the secret shared by the two mysterious women who have sought shelter at a local resort. (118 mins.)
Director: Neil Jordan
 
67.
Citadel (2012)
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An agoraphobic father teams up with a renegade priest to save his daughter from the clutches of a gang of twisted feral children who committed an act of violence against his family years earlier. (84 mins.)
Director: Ciaran Foy
 
68.
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
 
69.
Red Clover (2012 TV Movie)
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A young woman accidentally releases a homicidal leprechaun whilst hunting, which brings back memories of her town's deadly past. (88 mins.)
Director: Drew Daywalt
 
70.
The Irish Pub (2013 Documentary)
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The tradition of the Irish pub. Speaking to pub owners all over Ireland, Alex Fegan gets into the heart of what makes "the Irish pub" the institution that it is. (76 mins.)
Director: Alex Fegan
 
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Calvary (2014)
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After he is threatened during a confession, a good-natured priest must battle the dark forces closing in around him. (102 mins.)
 
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Leprechaun: Origins (2014)
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Two young couples backpacking through Ireland discover that one of Ireland's most famous legends is a terrifying reality. (90 mins.)
Director: Zach Lipovsky
 
74.
Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Movie (2014)
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A company tries to shut down Mrs Brown's fruit and veg stall. They can feck off. (94 mins.)
Director: Ben Kellett
 
75.
Song of the Sea (2014)
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Ben, a young Irish boy, and his little sister Saoirse, a girl who can turn into a seal, go on an adventure to free the faeries and save the spirit world. (93 mins.)
Director: Tomm Moore
 
76.
Brooklyn (2015)
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An Irish immigrant lands in 1950s Brooklyn, where she quickly falls into a romance with a local. When her past catches up with her, however, she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within. (111 mins.)
Director: John Crowley
 
77.
Sasha, the Princess of Darkness (2015 TV Series)
Episode: Leprechaun (2016)
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Katherine Sasha Mowen as Sasha, The Princess of Darkness reviews the 1993 movie Leprechaun.
 
78.
Taffin (1988)
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An Irish tough-guy debt collector is asked by his local community to help rid the town of developers... (96 mins.)
Director: Francis Megahy