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A Shine of Rainbows (2009)

A Shine of Rainbows
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7.2 IMDB rating
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John Bell John Bell
Jack Gleeson Jack Gleeson
Tara Alice Scully Tara Alice Scully
Niamh Shaw Niamh Shaw
Kieran Lagan Kieran Lagan
Frances Quinn Frances Quinn
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Vic Sarin Vic Sarin
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Catherine Spear Catherine Spear
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An average movie

4 years, 11 months ago at Nov 15 14:40
To be honest,  it is a really obscure feature (I was in fact the very first Listal member who has rated damned thing). Indeed, I had never heard about this flick before but since I have a weak spot for Connie Nielsen, I thought I should check it out. Eventually, I must admit that it was not bad at all after all. Basically, it was one of those typical dramas about an orphan looking for a new home.... read more
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Maire (Connie Nielsen) transforms an orphan boy’s world when she brings him to live in her small island village, off the coast of Ireland. Her reticent husband Alec (Aidan Quinn) can barely hide his disappointment when he meets the frail, shy eight-year-old. Undiscouraged, Maire introduces Thomas (John Bell) to the wonders of his new world, and shows him that you can find magic anywhere — if you really look.
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