American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the ... See full summary »
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 Jack Woods (2 episodes, 1999)
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 The Grand Banshee (2 episodes, 1999)
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 King Boric (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Seamus Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Barney O'Grady (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Mary Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
Daniel Betts ...
 Mickey Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Kathleen Fitzpatrick (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Princess Jessica (2 episodes, 1999)
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 General Bulstrode (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Lady Margaret (2 episodes, 1999)
Michael Williams ...
 Father Daley (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Queen Morag (2 episodes, 1999)
Danny Babington ...
 1st Fairy (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Troll Manager (2 episodes, 1999)
Tony Bluto ...
 1st Troll Assistant (2 episodes, 1999)
Neil Conrich ...
 Pooka Captain (2 episodes, 1999)
Arthur Cox ...
 2nd Farmer (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Sean Devine (2 episodes, 1999)
Fercal Fay ...
 Irish Dancer (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Count Grogan (2 episodes, 1999)
Simon Greiff ...
 Chief Grococh (2 episodes, 1999)
James Hayes ...
 Innkeeper (2 episodes, 1999)
Eric Jorrin ...
 Flying Fairy (2 episodes, 1999)
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 1st Oakshee / ... (2 episodes, 1999)
Clive Kneller ...
 1st Fairy Flunkee (2 episodes, 1999)
Gary Lydon ...
 Dunlang the Dullahan / ... (2 episodes, 1999)
Conor McDermottroe ...
 John Fitzpatrick (2 episodes, 1999)
Edward A. McDermottroe ...
 Fergus Flynn (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Jericho O'Grady (2 episodes, 1999)
Nula McMannican ...
 Irish Dancer (2 episodes, 1999)
Clive Merrison ...
 Chamberlain (2 episodes, 1999)
Stephen Moore ...
 Jentee (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Bert Bagnell (2 episodes, 1999)
Christopher Schönning ...
 Fairboy (2 episodes, 1999)
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 George Fitzpatrck (2 episodes, 1999)
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 Harry Fitzpatrick (2 episodes, 1999)
David Shaw Parker ...
 Leprechaun Captain (2 episodes, 1999)
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American businessman Jack Woods rents a cottage on the enchanted Emerald Isle which is occupied by a family of leprechauns. Leprechaun Seamus Muldoon's son and son's friends crash the fairies' costume ball and Muldoon's son falls in love with fairy Princess Jessica. Their love re-ignites a feud between the leprechauns and the fairies, which escalates into a war. The Grand Banshee warns of terrible consequences and Jack Woods is chosen to make peace. Woods interrupts his own romance with an Irish beauty to help, and becomes involved in a strange and wonderful magical adventure. Written by Anonymous

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When Jack and Kathleen are crossing a crevice over a cliff, they are shown to have reached one half of the intended distance in an over-the-head shot, and then a shot from their side show that they are almost at the beginning of the distance. See more »

Quotes

Jericho O'Grady: [the Leprechauns are trapped by the palace balcony, persued by Fairies] What do we do now?
Sean Devine: [sarcastically] Try to remember how to fly.
[turns, sees Mickey floating in mid-air]
Sean Devine: Mickey!
Mickey Muldoon: I... I dunno how I'm doing it.
Sean Devine: I hate to be the one to tell you this, Mickey lad, but you're in love.
Mickey Muldoon: [vaguely] Really?
Sean Devine: Well, that's the sign.
Mickey Muldoon: Is that a fact?
Sean Devine: [the Fairies are approaching] Grab him before he comes to his senses!
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References Waterloo (1970) See more »

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We Can Fly Away
Written by Sandy McLelland and Paul Lowin
Performed by Emma Townshend
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A nice story of Leprechauns and Fairies
16 March 2003 | by (Santa Barbara, CA) – See all my reviews

A nice story of Leprechauns and Fairies. It stars Randy Quaid in probably his most subtle role to date, which is fitting and appreciated. Colm Meaney is excellent as the leprechaun, Seamus Muldoon. This movie falls a little short of being a classic in the fantasy genre, but it's a decent enough tale for the St. Patrick's Day season. It was made for television, so it lacks a little of the bigger production but the costumes are good and the special effects aren't bad. Probably the biggest fault of this movie is it's running time at nearly 3 hours. It has a fair bit of romance thrown in along with the battles in the forest, Irish song & dance, and other bits of merriment. I think the wee ones might be more patient with this epic length movie, while older folks may grow a bit weary waiting for it to play out.

**1/2 (Out of 4)


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