6.0/10
222
1 user 13 critic

The Race (2009)

The story of an 11-year-old girl from a poor rural community who dreams of becoming a racing driver.

Director:

André F. Nebe

Writer:

Rowan O'Neill (screenplay)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Niamh McGirr Niamh McGirr ... Mary
Susan Lynch ... Katey Kensay
Colm Meaney ... Frank Kensay
Jonathan Mason ... Tom
Ciaran Flynn Ciaran Flynn ... Roy
Eoin McAndrew Eoin McAndrew ... Michael Magee
Diarmuid Corr Diarmuid Corr ... Mr. Anderson
Steve Blount Steve Blount ... Mr. Nesbitt
Ian Beattie ... Maurice Magee
Michael Hayes Michael Hayes ... John Derek
Tom Collins Tom Collins ... Boyle
Pat Laffan ... Minister
Patch Connolly Patch Connolly ... John Lester
Dessie Gallagher Dessie Gallagher ... Policeman
Stephen Kelly Stephen Kelly ... Radio Reporter
Learn more

More Like This 

Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A comedy about ordinary people with unique dilemmas. How far will they go? Will the cocktail of desperation, friendship, loneliness, love and even a brush with cannibalism derail their intent?

Director: Jonathan Gershfield
Stars: Mackenzie Crook, Colm Meaney, Sharon Duncan-Brewster
Parked III (2010)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Fred Daly returns to Ireland with nowhere to live but his car. Then dope-smoking 21-year-old Cathal parks beside him, and brightens up his lonely world. Encouraged by Cathal, Fred meets ... See full summary »

Director: Darragh Byrne
Stars: Colin Morgan, Colm Meaney, Milka Ahlroth
The Journey III (2016)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

During the 2006 Northern Ireland peace talks, Sinn Féin leader Martin McGuinness (Colm Meaney) and Democratic Unionist Party leader Ian Paisley (Timothy Spall) are forced to travel by car together.

Director: Nick Hamm
Stars: Timothy Spall, Colm Meaney, John Hurt
Hard Times (2009)
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

The town of Kilcoulin's Leap will never be the same after a down-on-his-luck mailman botches a get-rich-quick scheme.

Director: Tom Reeve
Stars: John Lynch, Cornelius Clarke, Lochlann O'Mearáin
Alleged (2010)
Drama | History | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

When a teacher is arrested in Tennessee for trying to teach evolution in 1925, a young ambitious reporter must choose whether to take advice from his sweetheart or the notorious columnist when it comes to his approach to the story.

Director: Tom Hines
Stars: Nathan West, Colm Meaney, Ashley Johnson
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Matt and Julia aren't having the greatest relationship on earth. They've got a successful advertising agency but Matt suspects his wife of having an affair and is getting so obsessed with ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Malenfant
Stars: Tara Reid, Colm Meaney, Angus Macfadyen
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Desperate to save his fiancee from a demon that has possessed her soul, a man turns to his longtime priest for help.

Director: Joseph P. Genier
Stars: Ellen Hollman, Colm Meaney, Will Kemp
Race I (2008)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Destiny makes two brothers- Ranvir and Rajiv - enemies of each other. Everything is fair in love and war.

Directors: Abbas Alibhai Burmawalla, Mastan Alibhai Burmawalla
Stars: Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Bipasha Basu
Stand Off (2011)
Comedy | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The story centers on a botched fish market robbery that leads to the involvement of the local police and a gangster out for revenge.

Director: Terry George
Stars: Brendan Fraser, Colm Meaney, Martin McCann
Five Fingers (2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

In Morocco to assist with the creation of a food charity, a Dutchman is abducted by a terrorist.

Director: Laurence Malkin
Stars: Mimi Ferrer, Laurence Fishburne, Touriya Haoud
Turning Green (2005)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

16-year-old James Powers finds himself lost after his mother dies and he is forced to live with his three Irish aunts. One lucky weekend, he starts a wildly successful business of selling illegal magazines on the black market.

Directors: Michael Aimette, John G. Hofmann
Stars: Timothy Hutton, Alessandro Nivola, Colm Meaney
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Adam Kaufman
Stars: Shaun Benson, Nick Paonessa, Bruce Weitz
Edit

Storyline

The story of an 11-year-old girl from a poor rural community who dreams of becoming a racing driver.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Sport

Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Popular Irish actor, John Caddoo, makes his film debut as a 14 year old extra in the school scene. He can be seen kicking a football with friends in the background. See more »

User Reviews

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
Edit

Details

Country:

Ireland | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 October 2010 (Germany) See more »

Also Known As:

Das große Rennen - Ein abgefahrenes Abenteuer See more »

Edit

Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$3,234
See more on IMDbPro »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »

Contribute to This Page

We've Got Your Streaming Picks Covered

Looking for some great streaming picks? Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist.



Recently Viewed