Dublin; June 16, 1904. Stephen Dedalus, who fancies himself as a poet, embarks on a day of wandering about the city during which he finds friendship and a father figure in Leopold Bloom, a middle-aged Jew. Meanwhile, Bloom's day, illuminated by a funeral and an evening of drinking and revelry that stirs paternal feelings toward Stephen, ends with a rapprochement with Molly, his earthy wife.
Did You Know?
A poster advertising the appearance of Mme. Marion Bloom at Belfast Concert Rooms on the given date of July 25th. 1966 (about 17 minutes in) shows no intention to represent the film taking place in 1904. See more
Thus spake Zarathustra!
The "Original Cut" has a 6-minute black-screen-with-music-only introduction, which seems to act as an overture. See more