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Saltwater (2000)

An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt. His oldest son tries to help, but has serious problems of his own, ... See full summary »

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Conor McPherson

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Conor McPherson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter McDonald ... Frank Beneventi
Brian Cox ... George Beneventi
Conor Mullen ... Ray Sullivan
Laurence Kinlan ... Joe Beneventi
Brendan Gleeson ... Simple Simon
Eva Birthistle ... Deborah McCeever
Valerie Spelman ... Carmel Beneventi
David O'Rourke ... Damien Fitzgibbon
Caroline O'Boyle Caroline O'Boyle ... Tara
Gina Moxley Gina Moxley ... Sgt Duggan
Garrett Keogh Garrett Keogh ... Tony Regan
Michael McElhatton ... John Traynor
Pat Shortt Pat Shortt ... Mr. Fanning
Carl Duering ... Konigsberg
Olwen Fouéré ... Trish Meehan (as Olwen Fouere)
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An Irish-Italian café owner in a seaside town faces a life crisis, as his wife recently died and he's severely in debt. His oldest son tries to help, but has serious problems of his own, while his younger son and daughter are having troubles in school. Written by Anonymous

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Ireland

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English

Release Date:

29 September 2000 (Ireland) See more »

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Interesting and different film
10 April 2002 | by arthurdentSee all my reviews

You wouldn't have thought a film about an Irish chip shop having money troubles would make such a great film, this is a mini classic if I have seen one.

Great work and it is well deserved.

You'll laugh a lot and you'll probably be shocked at some parts also.


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