Search results for "Johnny Murphy"


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Angela's Ashes (1999) RT 52% / Audience 81%

DVD release: Jul 2000

Based on the best selling autobiography by Irish expat Frank McCourt, Angela's Ashes follows the experiences of young Frankie and his family as they try against all odds to ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Emily Watson  •  Robert Carlyle  •  Joe Breen  •  Michael Legge

Into the West (1992) RT 80% / Audience 79%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Accused of a crime they didn't commit, two city kids and a magical horse are about to become the coolest outlaws ever to ride Into The West.  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Drama • Family • Fantasy
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Gabriel Byrne  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Ciarán Fitzgerald  •  Rúaidhrí Conroy

The Commitments (1991) RT 88% / Audience 90%

DVD release: Nov 1999

Jimmy Rabbitte, just a tick out of school, gets a brilliant idea: to put a soul band together in Barrytown, his slum home in north Dublin. First he needs musicians and ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Music
DIRECTION:  Alan Parker
CAST:  Robert Arkins  •  Michael Aherne  •  Angeline Ball  •  Maria Doyle Kennedy

War of the Buttons (1994) RT Audience 92%

DVD release: Sep 1996

The children of Ballydowse and Carrickdowse engage in battles where they cut of the buttons, shoe-laces and underwear of their captured opponents. This is to get the boys in ...  (more)

GENRES: Family
DIRECTION:  John Roberts
CAST:  Liam Cunningham  •  Colm Meaney  •  Gregg Fitzgerald  •  Ger Ryan

An Awfully Big Adventure (1995) RT 33% / Audience 56%

DVD release: Apr 2005

Liverpool. 1947. A star-struck young girl learns about the grown-up world of the theater.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Mike Newell
CAST:  Alan Rickman  •  Hugh Grant  •  Georgina Cates  •  Rita Tushingham

Waiting for Godot (2001)

Two tramps wait for a man named Godot, but instead meet a pompous man and his stooped-over slave.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Michael Lindsay-Hogg
CAST:  Barry McGovern  •  Johnny Murphy  •  Alan Stanford  •  Stephen Brennan

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