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Old 03-16-2017, 01:51 AM
 
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Boondocks Saints is a must.
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Old 03-17-2017, 06:10 AM
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Location: Where the creatures meet
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In Bruges

Obviously, most of the film takes place not in Ireland but... well... in Bruges... but it concerns a pair if Irish hitmen. And it's a great movie.
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Old 05-22-2017, 02:05 PM
 
Location: SC
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I agree Brookklyn was good, sweet story.
I came from an Irish family. Dad said we were 150% Irish. He didn't think fondly of St.Patrick but Our family go to movie (albeit an oldie) was
"The Quiet Man" with John Wayne and Maureen O'Hara.
Is there anything about "The Quiet Man" that the Irish find Politically Incorrect?

I know there is a lot of drinking but that is the only thing I could think of that some might be offended by. There are also references to the IRA, but that seems to be played both positively and negatively (or I should say - even handedly).

I ask because I have not seen this movie broadcast on any non-cable local TV station for many, many years.

I think it is time for me to go get the DVD.
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Old 05-22-2017, 07:33 PM
 
Location: rural DE
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Calvary with Brendan Gleeson is very Irish.
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Old 05-23-2017, 09:53 AM
 
Location: Massachusetts
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I hate to be "that" person but I just can't stop myself. The abbreviation for Patrick is Paddy. Patty is short for Patricia. So it should read Saint Paddy's Day. I am sorry, I tried to ignore it. I am the smaller person.

Now for movies. I am fond of The Commitments.
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