Girl with Green Eyes (1964)

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In 1960s Dublin a young girl becomes involved with an older man, a much-travelled and still married land-owner.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Eugene Gaillard
Rita Tushingham ...
Kate Brady
Baba Brennan
Marie Kean ...
Josie Hannigan (as Maire Kean)
Arthur O'Sullivan ...
James Brady
Malachi Sullivan
The Priest
Bertie Counham (as Patrick Laffan)
Eileen Crowe ...
Mrs. Byrne
May Craig ...
Joe Lynch ...
Andy Devlin
Yolande Turner ...
Mary Maguire (as Yolande Finch)
Harry Brogan ...
Jack Holland
Michael C. Hennessy ...
Davey (as Michael Hennessy)


An awkward young Irish farm girl Kate Brady moves to Dublin and shares a room with funny, outgoing Baba Brennan, where she soon meets Eugene Gaillard, a middle-aged writer, who is immediately attracted to the shy and innocent Kate, ignoring the more sophisticated Baba. Written by alfiehitchie

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Release Date:

28 January 1965 (France)  »

Also Known As:

A Rapariga dos Olhos Verdes  »

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(Westrex Recording System)

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1.66 : 1
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A Young Gir LearningTh
17 March 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is a cute story about a young girl named Kate Brady, (Rita Tushingham) who lives with another girl named Baba Brenan, (Lynn Redgrave) and Baba sort of leads her roommate Kate around with her and is very talkative and has had plenty of relationships with men. However, Kate Brady becomes very interested in a man who is twice her age and begins to do everything she can to capture his attention. This man is Eugene Gaillard, (Peter Finch) who is a writer and a married man with a daughter and Eugene is not getting along very well with his wife and wants to get a divorce. Kate begins to get Eugene's full attention and before you know it, they are starting a strange relationship with each other which can lead to a great deal of trouble. Kate's family becomes involved and there are big problems facing Kate. This is a rather bitter sweet love story which is very true to what life is really all about. Enjoy.

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