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Trouble with Sex (2005)

A sexy romantic drama in which, at the outset, the characters are leading their own lives in very different worlds, though each is beset by niggling discontentment. Michelle (Renée Weldon -... See full summary »

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Fintan Connolly
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Cast

Credited cast:
Aidan Gillen ... Conor
Renee Weldon Renee Weldon ... Michelle
Gerard Mannix Flynn Gerard Mannix Flynn ... Joe
Declan Conlon Declan Conlon ... Ivan
Eamon Morrissey Eamon Morrissey ... Old Man
Susan Fitzgerald Susan Fitzgerald ... Rosie
Sinead Keenan ... Kathy
Darragh Kelly Darragh Kelly ... Fred
Irina Björklund ... Eva
Tomás Ó Súilleabháin Tomás Ó Súilleabháin ... Kelvin (as Tomas O'Suilleabhain)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Conor Lambert ... Taxi driver
John J. Rolle John J. Rolle ... Street Musician
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A sexy romantic drama in which, at the outset, the characters are leading their own lives in very different worlds, though each is beset by niggling discontentment. Michelle (Renée Weldon - IFTA Best Actress) is a fast-rising young Dublin lawyer with a smart apartment overlooking the Liffey, but dissatisfied in her relationship with a doctor (Declan Conlon). Conor (Aidan Gillen) is lonely and unattached, dutifully running the traditional Dublin pub owned by his hard drinking father (Eamon Morrissey). Late one night, Michelle bursts into the bar and orders a triple vodka. The consequences are explored and developed with an honesty and credibility as these disparate characters tentatively draw closer to each other. They become lovers. There is a strong sexual attraction. But there are complications along the way and the path to love can be rocky. Something's got to give. And what's the trouble with sex? You'll see... Written by Anonymous

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 May 2005 (Ireland) See more »

Also Known As:

Bite See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland

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Budget:

€600,000 (estimated)
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Fubar Films See more »
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Color

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1.85 : 1
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Michelle: It's always been in my head. My Dad said I'd be a good lawyer. Argumentative kid, apparently.
Conor: Do you like it?
Michelle: It's good money.
Conor: That's not what I asked.
Michelle: Ah you know, you win some, you lose some.
Conor: I'd say you don't like losing.
Michelle: No I don't. You ask a lot of questions.
Conor: I'm interested.
Michelle: In law?
Conor: What do you think?
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An Uafasach!!!
5 August 2006 | by amandaduff1980See all my reviews

I have been trying my hardest to repress the memory of this film, but it's true awfulness has forced it to surface over and over again never allowing me to forget the horrific experience of sitting through this, the second Fintan Connolly film I've had the misfortune to watch.

I can only blame myself for this one I had fair warning after watching Connollys first attempt Flick, which itself was beyond terrible This was quite literally the worst film it has ever been my bad luck to be obliged to sit through.

The acting is just plain bad without exception, the plot non-existent and I cringed more times at the dialog than I can count.


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