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Closing the Ring (2007)

 -  Drama | Romance  -  28 December 2007 (UK)
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A young man searches for the proper owner of a ring that belonged to a U.S. World War II bomber gunner who had crashed onto the Cave Hill outside Belfast in Northern Ireland on June 1, 1944.

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In 1943, A dying gunner, who was in a crash involving a United States B-17, gives a ring to a local to return to his girlfriend in the USA. Fifty years later, a man finds the ring and tracks down the girlfriend and the history of this ring. Set in Belfast and Michigan. Written by Trent Johnson

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Discover the love of a lifetime

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This was Richard Attenborough's final film as a director before his death on August 24, 2014 at the age of 90. See more »

Quotes

Young Jack: You got your love. You got her, and you gave her away!
Teddy Gordon: I did not give her to anyone!
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Features The Glenn Miller Story (1954) See more »

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Richard Attenborough in two timezones

The year is 1991.A world war veteran has died.Then some secrets of the past are revealed.Ethel Ann, the wife of the deceased, never loved his husband.He loved somebody else during the war time.In Ireland a ring is discovered.Richard Attenborough, 87, is the director and producer of Closing the Ring.This is the last movie Attenborough has made.It will probably remain his last, since he's not in the best of shape, according to his brother, Sir David Attenborough.There is a very nice cast in this movie.Shirley MacLaine portrays Ethel Ann.Mischa Barton is her younger version.Neve Campbell plays the daughter Marie.Christopher Plummer plays Jack.His younger version is played by Gregory Smith.Stephen Amell is Teddy Gordon.Brenda Fricker is Grandma Reilly.Martin McCann is Jimmy Reilly.Pete Postlethwaite, who we sadly lost to cancer on January at 64, plays Michael Quinlan.John Travers is the young Michael.David Alpay plays Chuck.This may not be the best of the director, but it has its moments.The drama plays pretty well.So it's a movie worth seeing by Richard Attenborough.


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