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Cast overview, first billed only:
Brenda O'Boyce
Luke Griffin ...
Peter O'Boyce
Tony Egan
Joe Brady
Crony #1
Jimmy Keogh ...
Crony #2
Marcus Lynch ...
Crony #3
Old Codger
Aonghus Og McAnally ...
Chad Egan-Washington
Aislín Brady
Lorraine Pilkington ...
David Quinn ...
Dermot O'Boyce


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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Release Date:

28 August 1998 (Ireland)  »

Also Known As:

Un amor por descubrir  »

Box Office

Opening Weekend:

£35,935 (UK) (28 August 1998)

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2.35 : 1
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The drawings done by Chad in the film were really painted by Irish painter James Hanley. See more »

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not too bad, not too good..
18 June 2000 | by (vancouver, canada) – See all my reviews

there isn't a hell of a lot to say about this movie - it was alright, it had a few nice moments, but it did not have a lot of substance to it. it didn't have a lot to offer and i did not feel you got too involved with any of the characters.. but it was fine..

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