Terry Noonan returns home to New York's Hells Kitchen after a ten year absence. He soon hooks up with childhood pal Jackie who is involved in the Irish mob run by his brother Frankie. Terry also rekindles an old flame with Jackie's sister Kathleen. Soon, however, Terry is torn between his loyalty to his friends and his loyalties to others. Written by
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The Irish Mob in New York.
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Did You Know?
The bar scene with Sean Penn has an obvious continuity flaw. Sean Penn orders Guinness but the camera shortly cuts to him drinking whiskey from a glass. See more
Early in the film when Jackie introduces Terry to Irene in the bar, Terry has already ordered and is drinking a Guinness. A short time later, after Jackie and Irene leave, there is a slow motion shot in which Terry is now drinking what appears to be hard liquor from a rocks glass. See more
What did Frankie say?
Stevie never hurt nobody. I hurt people. Frankie hurts people. Stevie borrowed money, that's all. Who'd kill him over fuckin' money?
You're acting surprised, Jackie? Are you serious? You want us to think this surprises you? Every time you turn around down here, somebody else is dead.
What you talkin' about?
How many wakes we go to as kids because somebody forgot to pay back money?
Every time we turn around, somebody's dead? Bullshit!
[Jackie begins to spin around
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Written and performed by Van Morrison
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