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The Luck of the Irish (2001)

A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.

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Paul Hoen

Writers:

Andrew Price (story), Andrew Price (teleplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Ryan Merriman ... Kyle Johnson
Henry Gibson ... Reilly O'Reilly
Alexis Lopez Alexis Lopez ... Bonnie Lopez
Glenndon Chatman Glenndon Chatman ... Russell Halloway
Marita Geraghty ... Kate O'Reilly Johnson / Kate Smith
Paul Kiernan ... Bob Johnson / Robert Smith
Timothy Omundson ... Seamus McTiernen
Dane Stevens Dane Stevens ... Patrick (as Duane Stephens)
Charles Halford ... McDermott
Ashley Chapman Ashley Chapman ... Cheerleader
Brett Yoder Brett Yoder ... Drake Whitley
Emberson Bill Emberson Bill ... Native American Boy
Thurl Bailey Thurl Bailey ... Mr. Holloway
Dustin Harding Dustin Harding ... Boy #1
Curley Green Curley Green ... History Teacher
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Storyline

A teenager must battle for a gold charm to keep his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 March 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Sorte dos Irlandeses See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Just Singer Entertainment See more »
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Stereo

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Actor Henry Gibson famously played a leprechaun on an episode of Bewitched some 30 odd years prior. See more »

Goofs

When Kyle and Russell are talking in the cafeteria, Russell eats a potato chip and a second later says a line to Kyle without enough time for him to chew and swallow the chip. See more »

Quotes

Bonnie Lopez: [as Reilly is playing his flute] Do you have to do that?
Reilly O'Reilly: Aye. I'm Irish. It's how I manifest despair.
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Connections

References Star Trek (1966) See more »

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Take A Leap
Written by Stanley A. Smith, J. A. Manges & Leonard Stevens
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Stupid plot and okay characters.
23 February 2003 | by ActinfreakSee all my reviews

The plot was really bad. This kid finds out he is a leprechaun and he loses his lucky coin so he has to find it to save his family. The main boy(Ryan Merriman) was good. I think he is a pretty talented actor. His best friend was a pretty good actor too.


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