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Southie (1998)

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South Boston Irish bad boy Danny Quinn returns back home from New York and gets stuck between his pals, who are supported by one Irish mafia clan, and his family, which are members of ... See full summary »

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South Boston Irish bad boy Danny Quinn returns back home from New York and gets stuck between his pals, who are supported by one Irish mafia clan, and his family, which are members of another. Written by Anonymous

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The Toughest Neighborhood In America See more »

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Rated R for violence and pervasive language | See all certifications »
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Some members of the film crew were arrested for trespassing while filming the train sequence at the beginning of the film. See more »

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When Danny (Donnie Wahlberg) is leaving Southie towards the end, he boards a #7 bus at Broadway station, however seconds later, he's seen traveling in a #11 Bus See more »

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Kathy Quinn: I'm proud of you Danny, I really am. I am so proud of you, but I can't be you.
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References Jungle 2 Jungle (1997) See more »

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Rainbow
Performed by Wild Colonials
Written by Angela McCluskey (as McCluskey) / Shark / Paul Cantelon (as Cantelon) / Scott Roewe (as Rocwe)
Courtesy of Warner Chappel Music and DGC Records, Inc.
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27 October 1999 | by (Paris, United States) – See all my reviews

I found this film to be well written and directed. The characters were likeable, for the most part, and the situation was realistic. What I liked most about this movie was Donnie Wahlberg's performance. Raw, gritty, and full of loyalty and heart. I gave this movie a 9 out 10. It would have gotten a 10 had Donnie spoke up a little. You could barely hear some lines! New Kids fans will enjoy seeing this kid all grown up (and the soundtrack isn't half bad either)!


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