MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 3,197 this week

We Were the Mulvaneys (2002)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  8 April 2002 (USA)
6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 415 users  
Reviews: 12 user | 1 critic

Based on the novel by the same name, We Were the Mulvaneys is a sensitive portrayal of one family's journey as they face conflict, fear, tragedy and ultimately, themselves.

Director:

Writers:

(novel), (teleplay), 2 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $9.99 on Amazon Instant Video

ON DISC

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 29 titles
created 21 Mar 2013
 
a list of 77 titles
created 26 Mar 2013
 
a list of 81 titles
created 20 Feb 2014
 
a list of 5078 titles
created 5 months ago
 
a list of 159 titles
created 1 month ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: We Were the Mulvaneys (TV Movie 2002)

We Were the Mulvaneys (TV Movie 2002) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of We Were the Mulvaneys.
Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 win. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

No One Would Tell (TV Movie 1996)
Crime | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Shy sixteen-year-old Stacy Collins can't believe that the most popular guy in school, an attractive athlete named Bobby Tennison, is interested in her. At first she is flattered by his ... See full summary »

Director: Noel Nosseck
Stars: Candace Cameron Bure, Fred Savage, Gregory Alan Williams
A Change of Heart (TV Movie 1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A woman discovers that her long-time husband has been hiding a secret - he's gay.

Director: Arvin Brown
Stars: Jean Smart, John Terry, Gretchen Corbett
Back When We Were Grownups (TV Movie 2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

"Once upon a time, there was a woman who discovered that she had turned into the wrong person." Based on Anne Tyler's novel, the movie centers on Rebecca Davitch, a 53-year-old single ... See full summary »

Director: Ron Underwood
Stars: Blythe Danner, Faye Dunaway, Peter Fonda
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

The Judy Garland story from the 1930s until her death.

Director: Robert Allan Ackerman
Stars: Judy Davis, Victor Garber, Hugh Laurie
Zombie (2010)
Short | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  

A mild-mannered Jeffrey Dahmer-esque serial killer commits his final crime.

Director: Thomas Caruso
Stars: Bill Connington, Kelley Van Dilla, Tanvir Gopal
Amish Grace (TV Movie 2010)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

When a gunman killed five Amish children and injured five others in a Nickel Mines, Pennsylvania schoolhouse shooting in October of 2006, the world media attention rapidly turned from the ... See full summary »

Director: Gregg Champion
Stars: Kimberly Williams-Paisley, Tammy Blanchard, Matt Letscher
She Made Them Do It (TV Movie 2013)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The true story of convicted felon Sarah Pender who has been found guilty of masterminding a double murder.

Director: Grant Harvey
Stars: Jenna Dewan Tatum, Mackenzie Phillips, Steve Bacic
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

An agoraphobic woman sets out to solve the mystery of who killed her neighbor's cat.

Director: Neil Turitz
Stars: Benim Foster, Jeff Hiller, Byron Jennings
Blonde (TV Mini-Series 2001)
Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A fictional biography of Marilyn Monroe mixed with series of real events in her life.

Stars: Poppy Montgomery, Patricia Richardson, Patrick Dempsey
Empire State (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  
Director: Jeremy Podeswa
Stars: Tammy Blanchard, David Call, Devon Coull
A Family Lost (TV Movie 2007)
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: John Fasano
Stars: Cynthia Gibb, Nicole Muñoz, Zak Santiago
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A woman discovers that the accidental death of her daughter was tied to an insurance scam in this fact-based movie.

Director: Noel Nosseck
Stars: Peggy Lipton, Danica McKellar, Terry David Mulligan
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Michael Mulvaney, Sr.
...
Corinne Mulvaney
...
Marianne Mulvaney
...
Judd Mulvaney, Narrator (as Thomas Guiry)
...
Patrick Mulvaney
...
Mike Mulvaney Jr.
...
Zachary Lundt
...
Dr. Witt
...
Trish La Porte
...
Abe Love
...
Mort Lundt
...
Ray Pringle
Chris Sigurdson ...
Deputy Harris (as Christopher Sigurdson)
Muriel Hogue ...
Lydia Bethune
Robert Huculak ...
Coach Hanson
Edit

Storyline

Based on the novel by the same name, We Were the Mulvaneys is a sensitive portrayal of one family's journey as they face conflict, fear, tragedy and ultimately, themselves.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Family was everything. Until everything fell apart.

Genres:

Drama

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

8 April 2002 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Change of Heart  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in The 54th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards (2002) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Poor adaption of book.
11 April 2002 | by (Cedar Falls, IA) – See all my reviews

It coulda been better. This movie has a very rushed feeling about it. And the movie doesn't match the book.

It does have a great sense of emotion in this movie however.

5/10

Quality: 7/10 Entertainment: ? Replayable: 3/10


3 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
All her Fault shelbytisha
The Doctor henryeather
Does the book end so optimistically? hawktwo
Discuss We Were the Mulvaneys (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?