Tag: Ruth McCabe

The Field-1990 7.4

The Field-1990

"Bull" McCabe's family has farmed a field for generations, sacrificing endlessly for the sake of the land, and when the widow, who owns the field, decides to sell the field in a public auction, McCabe knows that he must ...

Rory O’Shea Was Here-2004 7.8

Rory O’Shea Was Here-2004

In Dublin, the crippled rebel Rory O'Shea moves to the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, affecting the lives of the residents. Rory is able to understand the unintelligible speech of Michael Connolly, who was...

Breakfast on Pluto-2005 7.2

Breakfast on Pluto-2005

A young transwoman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age in the 1970s. She leaves her Irish town, in part to look for her mother and in part because her transgender nature is beyond the town's understanding. She's taken...

Philomena-2013 7.6

Philomena-2013

When former journalist Martin Sixsmith is dismissed from the Labour Party in disgrace, he is at a loss as to what do. That changes when a young Irish woman approaches him about a story of her mother, Philomena, who had h...

Wake Wood-2009 5.5

Wake Wood-2009

Still grieving the death of nine-year-old Alice - their only child - at the jaws of a crazed dog, vet Patrick and pharmacist Louise relocate to the remote town of Wake Wood where they learn of a pagan ritual that will al...

Damo & Ivor: The Movie-2018 5.3

Damo & Ivor: The Movie-2018

The movie will follow Damo and Ivor as they embark on the mother of all adventures to find the last piece of their family puzzle and track down their long lost brother, John Joe. The adventure will take the brothers acro...

My Left Foot-1989 7.9

My Left Foot-1989

Christy Brown is born with cerebral palsy to a large, poor Irish family. His mother, Mrs. Brown, recognizes the intelligence and humanity in the lad everyone else regards as a vegetable. Eventually, Christy matures into ...