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Year
1989
Runtime
103 min.
Director
Jim Sheridan
Genres
Drama, Biography
Rating *
7.9
Votes *
39,293
Checks
7,780
Favs
402
Dislikes
35
Favs/checks
5.2% (1:19)
Favs/dislikes
11:1
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  1. greenhorg's avatar

    greenhorg

    Plot summary: Cripple impresses regular people. 7 years 3 months ago
  2. gerryt's avatar

    gerryt

    And what about the kid that plays young Christy, great acting, touching story. 8 years 6 months ago
  3. toopsy's avatar

    toopsy

    The movie stopped too early.
    It didn't go into what his marriage with Mary Carr and subsequent death were like.

    DDL was of course fantastic, but Hugh O'Connor also had a great great great performance.
    2 years 3 months ago
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  1. This movie ranks #53 in BFI 100
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  2. This movie ranks #373 in Academy Award Best Picture Nominees
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  3. This movie ranks #373 in UNESCO's Memory of the World: National Cinematic Heritage
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  4. This movie ranks #594 in The Best 1,000 Movies Ever Made
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  5. This movie ranks #618 in The Guardian's 1000 Films to See Before You Die
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  6. This movie ranks #803 in 1001 Movies You Must See Before You Die
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