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Don Wycherley ...
Denis Conway ...
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Tomás Ó Súilleabháin ...
Ricky Duvall (as Tom Ó Súilleabháin)
Philip O'Sullivan ...
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Keith
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Wayne
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Kathy Downes ...
Sheila
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It's Ireland in the 1960s and showbands and ballrooms are big business. However, Tony is struggling to repay his bank loan and is in danger of losing his ballroom. In order to save it, he sets out to turn unknown female performer Denise into a superstar practically overnight.

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Get ready for the most fun since "The Commitments".

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2 January 2005 (Ireland)  »

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Showbands - tie tähtiin  »

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€3,000,000 (estimated)
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