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The Run of the Country (1995)

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In a small village on the border of Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland, the relationship between a short tempered policeman and his rebellious son becomes even more strenuous when the young man falls for a "wrong" girl.

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Danny's Father
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Danny
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Annagh
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Prunty
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Father Gaynor
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Danny's Mother
Carole Nimmons ...
Mrs. Prunty
Vinnie McCabe ...
Annaghs Uncle
Trevor Clarke ...
Barman
Kevin Murphy ...
Big Man
Michael O'Reilly ...
Bouncer Patterson
P.J. Brady ...
Carolan
Miche Doherty ...
Dolan
Declan Mulholland ...
Farmer
Dawn Bradfield ...
Daphne
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In a small village on the border of Northern Ireland and The Republic of Ireland, the relationship between a short tempered policeman and his rebellious son becomes even more strenuous when the young man falls for a "wrong" girl.

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Rated R for a strong sex scene and some language | See all certifications »
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22 September 1995 (USA)  »

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$470,768 (USA)
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Final theatrically released feature film of British director Peter Yates. See more »

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Prunty: Say nothing 'till you hear more.
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Referenced in Seinfeld: The Pool Guy (1995) See more »

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I Need A Pickaxe To Break Your Heart Of Stone
Music by Susan Marder & Hummie Mann
Lyrics by Susan Marder
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Too little, too late
27 August 2002 | by (Orange County, CA USA) – See all my reviews

"Run of the Country" tells of the coming of age of a young Irish man, recently bereaved of his mother, living with his martinet father, and falling in love with a girl from the other Ireland. A solid production on most counts, the film delivers too little too late in story making for a meandering watch lacking cohesion. Okay fodder for sentimentalists best saved for tv. (C-)


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