A dark comedy about two old-time con-men who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sean Foley
Doreen Keogh ...
Mickey Mac
Pat Kinevane ...
Mini Mac (as Michael Liebman)
Gerry the Barman
Ronnie Drew ...
Larry (voice)
Gavin Kelty ...
Charlie the Taxi
Alan King ...


A dark comedy about two old-time con-men who pretend to be able to communicate with the dead.

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A comedy about pranksters, gangsters and a Jack Russell!




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12 December 2003 (Ireland)  »

Also Known As:

Happy as Larry  »

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24 August 2005 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Although the film has a few shallow moments and unexplored plot points, there are enough subtle twists to leave you wondering just what is going on right up to the end. Is it a police set up? Is it a rival gang? The pub landlord? The Grieving widow? Where's the loot? Masterful performances by the main characters add up to make it a delight, and anyone who says that Irish film = s*** obviously listens to too much Slipknot! With elements of Arsenic & Old Lace, The Great Train Robbery and The Commitments this should be a joy for anyone who doesn't like their films too fast paced or over the top. The DVD extras include cast interviews and are best avoided due to the fact they arrange the individual comments as chapters. It's a huge irritation when some chapters are as short as 7 seconds and the DVD player takes longer locating the chapter than the comment.

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