Bullebbai is a lottery ticket agent in a remote village for Bhagyalakshmi Bumper Draw. He is also the only guy who knows how to claim a lottery. Incidentally, he comes to know that a ... See full summary »
Dry cleaning entrepreneur Harry Clyne is a self-made billionaire facing financial Armageddon. With seven ex-wives, environmental fines and the threat of a prison sentence, his lawyer Dan offers one way out.
The lucky winner of the national lottery is Ned Devine, so taken by his good fortune that he now can't be waked, because he died from the shock of it! News of the win spread quickly in the scenic little Irish village of Tully More, but not the secret news of Ned's demise. With lottery officials closing in to confirm the prize claimed by the deceased Devine, Ned's closest friends scheme to keep the prize money close to home, in memory of Ned of course! But as the plot twists humorously, they learn it is hard is to keep such a secret in a small town.Written by
Despite being set in Ireland the film was shot in the Isle of Man, which is a Crown Dependency of of the United Kingdom. See more »
When Micheal goes swimming nude with Jackie, he does not have a mark on his back even when he climbs on the motorcycle naked to race to Ned's. When he climbs off the motorcycle at Ned's, he has prominent black tattoo-like markings the entire length of his spine. See more »
The Mountains of Mourne
Traditional Irish tune
Lyrics by Percy French
Sung by Finn and another man after the dinner See more »
A lovely Tale!
Fionnula Flanagan, Ian Bannen and David Kelly, are just a few of an excellent cast in this tale about an Irish Lotto-winner, who is unable to collect.
Never have I seen a lovelier yarn, and, I tell ye', I've seen a few! Jackie O'Shea (Ian Bannen) figures out that one of the inhabitants in the local hamlet must have won the latest Lotto draw, and does he best to find out who, by every mean possible, and eventually finds out who.
I don't want to spoil it, but it sure is a lovely story! Very close to a masterpiece, and it gets better each time I see it!
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