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Adam & Paul (2004)

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This movie follows a day in the life of 2 Dublin Heroin addicts, Adam and Paul. Adam is the taller and slightly smarter of the two while Paul is his sidekick... See full synopsis »

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This movie follows a day in the life of 2 Dublin Heroin addicts, Adam and Paul. Adam is the taller and slightly smarter of the two while Paul is his sidekick... See full synopsis »

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The two lead actors, Tom Murphy who plays Paul (the short one) and Mark O'Halloran who plays Adam (the tall one), were told by the local Garda ( Irish Police) to leave the set as the Garda thought they were real junkies looking to steal items from the set. See more »

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In the encounter with the Bulgarian (33:00 to 33:45), when our men splash him with milk, the splash on his leather jacket changes and dis / reappears from shot to shot. See more »

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The Greatest Movie Ever Made !!!!!
15 February 2005 | by (Norway) – See all my reviews

"Adopting an off-kilter, slapstick approach to heroin addiction is, in modern terms, about as politically correct as mentioning nipple-piercing in a nunnery. But, then, Adam & Paul – Irish cinema's latest offering – is no cautionary tale…"

This is by far the best movie ever to give a portrait of junkies, this movie goes deep inside and shows it all inside out..

This movie is strong,good script,great casting,excellent acting.. I personally would have ranked it as my favorite's movie, there can be no denying that it is a film at the top5 of my list

Absolutely Heartbreaking,Brutal,honest,and a MUST see movie..!!!


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