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Strength and Honour (2007)

A single father decides to break his dying wife's last wish to not box again in order to save his young son from certain death.

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A single father decides to break his dying wife's last wish to not box again in order to save his young son from certain death.

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30 November 2007 (Ireland)  »

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£35,155 (UK) (7 December 2007)

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$51,933 (USA) (7 December 2007)
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What a mockery!
6 December 2007 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

I tried so hard to take the movie seriously, but being from the City where it was filmed, it just seems they took the complete mickey out of the city/culture etc... and every time I was nearly taking it seriously again something else "local" happened that we couldn't stop laughing at! I will agree it was a good attempt, but way too cliché-ed! The accents were awful and bore no resemblance to authentic Cork accents. As previously commented on, I'm sure it will be a hit in the States, but for anyone in the know, it will be a cringeful experience. I just feel that they put the scenes together and no one "proof-watched" it. All in all it tells of a true Irish tradition, but overly and badly dramatist.


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