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The Nephew (1998)

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

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Sean
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Brenda O'Boyce
Luke Griffin ...
Peter O'Boyce
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Patsy
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Tony Egan
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Joe Brady
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Crony #1
Jimmy Keogh ...
Crony #2
Marcus Lynch ...
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Birdy Sweeney ...
Old Codger
Aonghus Og McAnally ...
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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)  »

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Un amor por descubrir  »

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£35,935 (UK) (28 August 1998)

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£35,935 (UK) (28 August 1998)
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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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I got my own copy of the movie
28 June 2002 | by (Germany, Tübingen) – See all my reviews

Now I have the DVD, I can see the movie to its full force.. it is a must see one.. Irish landscapes, the score.. Each character gives a clear idea of life in Ireland.. escpecially the two nice kids and the two cronies in the bar of Brady


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