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We Were the Mulvaneys (2002)

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.

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

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Family was everything. Until everything fell apart.

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Change of Heart  »

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Emotionally explosive; Beau Bridges superb
18 August 2002 | by See all my reviews



The story could be explained in one minute from beginning to end and the movie runs a little slowly at times...But the emotional impact transferred to the movie watcher is powerful. Beau Bridges is the consummate actor once again displaying a wide variety of emotion without ever appearing that he is acting. I would have preferred that the dialogue give us a little break so that the stress the movie produces could ease before it starts up again.

All in all, a healthy 7.


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