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 »
Reviews
Popularity
4,368 ( 37)

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1999  
Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 1 win & 1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The 10th Kingdom (TV Mini-Series 2000)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A father and daughter are caught in a parallel universe where the great queens Snow White, Cinderella, and Little Red Riding Hood have had their kingdoms fragmented by warring trolls, giants and goblins.

Stars: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Scott Cohen, Dianne Wiest
Adventure | Drama | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A fictionalized account of the young life of Hans Christian Andersen, a young man with a penchant for storytelling but struggles to find his place in the world and gain the affection of the... See full summary »

Director: Philip Saville
Stars: Kieran Bew, Emily Hamilton, Flora Montgomery
Snow Queen (TV Movie 2002)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A young woman must journey through the seasons to rescue her boyfriend who has been kidnapped by the evil Snow Queen.

Director: David Wu
Stars: Bridget Fonda, Jeremy Guilbaut, Chelsea Hobbs
Prince Charming (TV Movie 2001)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.

Director: Allan Arkush
Stars: Martin Short, Christina Applegate, Andrea Martin
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Snow White's mother dies during childbirth, leaving baby Snow and father John for dead on an icy field, who then receives a visit from one of Satan's representatives, granting him three wishes.

Director: Caroline Thompson
Stars: Miranda Richardson, Tom Irwin, Vera Farmiga
Arabian Nights (TV Mini-Series 2000)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

To cure a prince's murderous madness, Scheherezade tells him a series of wonderous stories.

Stars: John Leguizamo, Vanessa Mae, Dougray Scott
The Color of Magic (TV Mini-Series 2008)
Adventure | Comedy | Family
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Wizard and magic in a world similar yet very different.

Stars: David Jason, Sean Astin, Tim Curry
Dinotopia I (2002–2003)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Stars: Erik von Detten, Shiloh Strong, Zoltan Papp
Gulliver's Travels (TV Mini-Series 1996)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

An Englishman returns after a long time abroad and tells his strange stories about the lands he visited which are allegories about the real world.

Stars: Ted Danson, Mary Steenburgen, James Fox
A Knight in Camelot (TV Movie 1998)
Comedy | Sci-Fi | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.

Director: Roger Young
Stars: Whoopi Goldberg, Michael York, Paloma Baeza
Dinotopia II (TV Mini-Series 2002)
Adventure | Family | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Carl and David, two boys flying a small aircraft over the ocean with their father, crash land near an uncharted island. The boys swim safely to shore, but their father unfortunately drowns ... See full summary »

Stars: David Thewlis, Katie Carr, Jim Carter
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Jack Woods (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 The Grand Banshee (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 King Boric (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Seamus Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Barney O'Grady (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Mary Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Mickey Muldoon (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Kathleen Fitzpatrick (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Princess Jessica (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 General Bulstrode (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Lady Margaret (2 episodes, 1999)
Michael Williams ...
 Father Daley (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Queen Morag (2 episodes, 1999)
Danny Babington ...
 1st Fairy (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 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)
...
 Sean Devine (2 episodes, 1999)
Fercal Fay ...
 Irish Dancer (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 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)
...
 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)
...
 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)
...
 Bert Bagnell (2 episodes, 1999)
Christopher Schönning ...
 Fairboy (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 George Fitzpatrck (2 episodes, 1999)
...
 Harry Fitzpatrick (2 episodes, 1999)
David Shaw Parker ...
 Leprechaun Captain (2 episodes, 1999)
Edit

Storyline

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

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

| |

Language:

Release Date:

7 November 1999 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Leprechauns  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

(2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The majority of cast were struck with a virus and had to take a couple of weeks off filming. See more »

Goofs

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

Jack Woods: You're - you're...
Seamus Muldoon: A Leprechaun. Wet Leprechaun. Leader of the Kerry Leprechauns. Seamus Maldoon, at your wet service.
Mary Muldoon: [invisible] What in the Grand Banshee's name do you think you're doing?
Seamus Muldoon: What's it look like; I'm talking to the man.
Mary Muldoon: Are you mad, as well as stupid?
Seamus Muldoon: I have to! He saved me!
Mary Muldoon: He *saved* you?
Seamus Muldoon: Gallantly, I have to say. And not at all for himself.
[Jack stumbles outside]
Mary Muldoon: [appears inside] You were drunk!
[...]
See more »

Connections

References Waterloo (1970) See more »

Soundtracks

We Can Fly Away
Written by Sandy McLelland and Paul Lowin
Performed by Emma Townshend
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
This movie was VERY entertaining
17 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

So there weren't very many big name movie stars in it, but who cares? Zoe Wanamaker was great and so were quite a few others. If you have no imagination and enjoy stunting the growth of creative minds, you probably won't like this movie. The storyline did have some throwbacks to classic themes, but it was done in such a way that it wasn't tiresome. The scenery was beautiful and anyone that loves Ireland will enjoy seeing the blue skies and rolling green hills. Whomever designed the costumes for the characters must have had fun. The were very pretty and fit the personalities of the respective wearers. Anyone that enjoys a little magic will enjoy this movie.


16 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
'We can fly away' without Talking YAY Crystal_kitten16
it's so hard to find that song! princesse_laya
Want the song? Follow these instructions or email me gmhoppa
Favourite Character?? JessIKAAH
The Ending MorrisPie
we can fly away Thumper1984

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?