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The Belly of the Whale (2018)

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Two down-and-outs bonded together in misfortune devise a plan to rob a small town amusement arcade.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Art Parkinson ... Martin Lanks
Michael Smiley ... Gits Hegarty
Lewis MacDougall ... Joey Moody
Peter Coonan ... Rooster Collins
Pat Shortt Pat Shortt ... Ronald Tanner
Dale Leadon Bolger ... Young Man
Lauren Kinsella Lauren Kinsella ... Sinead Quigley
Ronan Graham Ronan Graham ... Pale Face
Mark Kelvin Ryan ... Teen
David Duggan David Duggan ... School Student
Mark Flanagan Mark Flanagan ... Hobo Harry
Ernie Gallagher Ernie Gallagher ... Old Man Moody
Cian Gallagher Cian Gallagher ... Noddy
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Two down-and-outs bonded together in misfortune devise a plan to rob a small town amusement arcade.

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Crime | Drama

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Country:

Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 December 2018 (Ireland) See more »

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Ireland

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$9,613
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Excellent indie film with an undeserved low rating
5 August 2019 | by amybearcatSee all my reviews

This is a fantastic film for the genre. The characters are all strong and believable, the sets and environment spot on. Ignore the rating and give it a watch. Don't expect CGI and cliched chewing gum for the brain, this is an emotional story of peoples lives that is relatable in many ways.


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