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In America

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In America

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
PG-13
runtime:
103 minutes
Limited Release Date:
11/26/03
performer:
Paddy Considine, Djimon Hounsou, Samantha Morton, Emma Bolger, Sarah Bolger
director:
Jim Sheridan
distributor:
Fox Searchlight Pictures
author:
Jim Sheridan, Naomi Sheridan
genre:
Drama

We gave it a B

An impoverished pair of Irish emigres (Paddy Considine and Samantha Morton) arrive in New York along with their pert-nosed daughters and struggle to survive in a barren tenement flat. There are moments of biting tenderness, yet you wish director Jim Sheridan had let in more of America.

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