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Southie (1998)

 -  Drama  -  28 May 1999 (USA)
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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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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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If By Chance
Performed by Wild Colonials featuring Cyndi Lauper
Written by Angela McCluskey (as McCluskey), Shark, Paul Cantelon (as Cantelon) / Scott Roewe (as Rocwe) / Thaddeus Corea (as Corea)
Courtesy of Warner Chappel Music and DGC Records, Inc.
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THE BEST INDEPENDENT FILM OF THE YEAR!
17 April 2000 | by (Los Angeles, CA) – See all my reviews

¤ "The hardest thing about South Boston is coming back..." Southie, was one of the best [independent] films I have ever watched. It had a great cast and a great story. Donnie Walhberg's portrays a young Irish man returing home to his family ...but has to face his old demons as well. The excellent cast includes Donnie Walhberg, Rose McGowan & Anne Meara. Each of these wonderful stars act with their full devotion ..and it shows! I would recomend this film to anyone who enjoys a good, moving film and is a fan of Rose McGowan! ¤


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