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Sunburn (1999)

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A group of Irish college students are about to leave for the United States, where they've landed summer jobs in Long Island. Working hard in the day and playing even harder at night, they ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Paloma Baeza ...
Aideen Higgins
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Davin McDerby
Barry Ward ...
Robert Fiske
Michael Liebmann ...
Billy Conlin (as Michael Liebman)
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Carolyn Kramer
Henry Abbott ...
Jonty
Juan Alzate ...
Telegram Clerk
Lane Ameen ...
Lester
May Ameen ...
Lester's Wife
Ronan Barry ...
Boxing Timekeeper
Gene Case ...
Boat Captain
Alex Cohen ...
Boat Crewman
Iain Conway ...
Shoes
John Cronin ...
Arcade Gun Boy
Sandra Devaney ...
Ann
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A group of Irish college students are about to leave for the United States, where they've landed summer jobs in Long Island. Working hard in the day and playing even harder at night, they relish the opportunity to enjoy adult life far from the eyes of their families. This will be a summer to remember for the rest of their lives. Written by Anonymous

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Caspar McDerby: Where you going Davin?
Davin McDerby: Nowhere, go back to bed!
Caspar McDerby: Can I come with you?
Davin McDerby: No, I'm not going anywhere.
Caspar McDerby: Raymond's going to kill you.
[Davin takes Raymond's bike]
Caspar McDerby: You're taking his bike! Aw, he's really going to kill you now, he's going to cordem you.
[Casper chases after Davin]
Davin McDerby: Alright, you didn't see me leave alright? Good man.
Caspar McDerby: Can I have you're Adidas?
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engaging, good story, terrific new actors, great photography
29 March 2001 | by (Nyack, NY) – See all my reviews

Sunburn was shown at the Irish Film Festival in New York City last year and that is where I saw it. The writers and director are Americans who have created an engaging and very sensitively performed coming-of-age story about Irish young adults who spend a summer working on Long Island. The interweaving of characters, their histories and feelings is very well accomplished and the cinematography is so beautiful as to almost be distracting. This is a film that would please a large audience of varied ages. Really delightful.


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