Funny, musical and occasionally dramatic, this is the story of tumultuous rise and fall of a Dublin Soul band, The Commitments. Managed by Jimmy Rabbitte, an unemployed wheeler and dealer with a vision to create "The Worlds Hardest Working Band". Written by
They had nothing to lose, they risked it all.
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Did You Know?
As Andrew Strong
is about to go into the main Chorus towards the end of "Try A Little Tenderness", when the drums kick in, the piano player goes for a strike down the keys, but in the next shot he's playing it normally. See more
[Joey and Dean are rehearsing apart from the rest of the band
Are you doing what I told you? Are you thinking of that reed as a woman's nipple?
Followed by Screen Two: The Snapper
Chain Of Fools
Written by Don Covay
Performed by Angeline Ball
and Maria Doyle
with Bronagh Gallagher See more