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James Ignatius Rooney
Muriel Pavlow ...
Maire Hogan
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Grandfather
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Doreen O'Flynn
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Tim Hennessy
Marie Kean ...
Mrs. O'Flynn (as Maire Kean)
Liam Redmond ...
Mr. Doolan
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Joe O'Connor
Eddie Byrne ...
Mickey Hart
Philip O'Flynn ...
Paddy Ryan
Harold Goldblatt ...
Police Inspector
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Mrs. Wall (as Pauline Delany)
Godfrey Quigley ...
Tom Reilly
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Mrs. Manning ffrench
Joan Phillips ...
Sheila O'Flynn
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14 March 1958 (Ireland)  »

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O Galante Aventureiro  »

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Features All-Ireland Championship Hurling Final 1957 (1957) See more »

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Rooney
Music by Philip Green
Lyrics by Tommie Connor
Performed by Michael Holliday
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If you are interested in dustbin men...
20 February 2001 | by (Sydney Australia) – See all my reviews

This movie would be of great interest to historians and sociologists looking for a insight into Dublin in the 1950's, particularly the garbage collection business.

For the rest of us, it's a creaking story about a Dublin dustbin man who is blessed with a magnetic attraction for women and great hurling skills (the sport that is, not the bins).

There is probably something more interesting on....


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