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The Nephew (1998)

PG-13 | | Drama | 28 August 1998 (Ireland)
A little island off Ireland. A small town. An old conflict. Fresh wind.

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Sean
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Brenda O'Boyce
Luke Griffin ...
Peter O'Boyce
Phelim Drew ...
Patsy
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Tony Egan
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Joe Brady
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Crony #1
Jimmy Keogh ...
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Marcus Lynch ...
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Birdy Sweeney ...
Old Codger
Aonghus Og McAnally ...
Red Haired Kid
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Chad Egan-Washington
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Aislín Brady
Lorraine Pilkington ...
Rachel
David Quinn ...
Dermot O'Boyce
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Twenty years ago, Tony Egan's sister went to America. Nobody ever heard of her again. But now, the message of her death arrives in her town of birth. Only days later, her only son Chad arrives, too. Obviously, his mother took an African-American husband. Soon, Chad falls for Aislin, who has a bit of a crush on him too. But there is an old conflict going on between her father and Chad's uncle. This conflict resurfaces and begins to draw circles, wider and wider. Written by Julian Reischl <julianreischl@mac.com>

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They're worlds apart, but closer than anyone could believe.

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28 August 1998 (Ireland)  »

Also Known As:

Un amor por descubrir  »

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During an interview on Irish television in 1998, Pierce Brosnan claimed that there was talk of him playing the role of Tony Egan, before Donal McCann became attached to the project. See more »

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Great Movie!
15 September 1998 | by See all my reviews

This movie is just excellent. The best drama movie I've ever seen. It is full of emotions, and this movie is not a typically Hollywood movie!! It has great actors, such as my favorite Pierce Brosnan and Hill Harper. I loved the movie, one of the best with Brosnan. Looking forward to Grey Owl...


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