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Another Shore (1948)

 -  Comedy  -  20 December 1948 (UK)
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A young Irishman comes up with an unusual plan to get the money to emigrate to Tahiti.

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Michael Medwin ...
Yellow Bingham
Sheila Manahan ...
Nora
Fred O'Donovan ...
Coghlan
Maureen Delaney ...
Mrs Gleeson
Dermot Kelly ...
Boxer
Irene Worth ...
Bucsy Vere-Brown - Socialite
Bill Shine ...
Bats Vere-Brown - Socialite
Muriel Aked ...
Little Old Lady
Wilfrid Brambell ...
Arthur Moore
Michael Dolan ...
Twiss
W.A. Kelly ...
Old Roger
Michael Golden ...
D.O. Broderick
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Young Dubliner, Gulliver Sheils, fantasises about escaping his humdrum life and living in Tahiti. Lacking the money for such a venture, he takes to hanging around outside Trinity College in the hope of rescuing a wealthy person from a traffic accident who will reward him for his heroism. He ignores the affections of local beauty Jennifer, yet his patience pays off when befriends a tycoon who offers to take him to the South Seas. As the pair head off, they are themselves involved in a traffic accident, forcing Gulliver to realise his true feelings for Jennifer and stay in Dublin. Written by Alexander Lum

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A rerasonable fantasy.
14 May 2003 | by (Dublin, Ireland) – See all my reviews

Another Shore is a reasonable fantasy, or modern fairy-tale. It has a strong cast, is well directed, and is based on a good book.

In hindsight it is also a socio-documentary of Dublin. It shows very vividly the post-war Dublin, a city that no longer exists.


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