Fatso is the kind-hearted owner of a rather bad take-away place in Dublin. His employees are a bunch of incompetent people, whom he keeps on mostly to help them survive. Also, he has a ... See full summary »
Set in Ireland during the Great Famine, the drama follows an Irish Ranger who has been fighting for the British Army abroad, as he abandons his post to reunite with his family. Despite ... See full summary »
It's gone hard.
I know. Sorry.
What are you thinking about? About me?
No! How do you know...
He told me to put it in... I just did what he told me to do.
Why'd you never say anything?
He said no one would believe me.
I'm not going back.
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After the end credits there's a scene of Kylie looking at her fish. See more »
Just Like a Woman
Performed by Jose Jimanez (as José Jimenez)
Written by Bob Dylan
Courtesy of Columbia Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing See more »
I caught this movie in the 49th Thessaloniki Film Festival in Greece just yesterday, and I have to admit it was an unexpected gem, since you can't really have high expectations out of the movies in Film Festivals...
Sweet, kind-hearted, honest, brave, wonderfully-outlined characters, wonderfully-developed scenario, all in all -an amazing film. I wish I could stumble upon movies like this more often. The cinematography and the direction are splendid. The Bob Dylan soundtrack tribute not only brings this movie to life, but makes it all the more stunning, as is the rotation between color and black-and-white; the film obtains color when the two protagonists are happy and it turns back to black-and-white when they are unhappy.
I'm pretty content to have caught this diamond of a movie amongst the piles of rocks. Congratulations to all involved for truly bold film-making.
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