Tag Archives: Irish

The Happiest Millionaire (1967) Rated G

A young Irish immigrant lands a job at an eccentric billionaire’s home where the father keeps alligators for pets, and the daughter tries to find the man of her dreams who isn’t afraid of her father. Starring Fred MacMurray, Greer … Continue reading

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The Leprechauns’ Christmas Gold (1981) Rated NR

An Irish sailor is stranded on an island with leprechauns, who’ve been protecting their stash of gold from the greedy banshee. Starring Art Carney, Peggy Cass, and Bob McFadden. This is a cute holiday short. It’s very Irish with the leprechauns … Continue reading

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The Matchmaker (1997) Rated R

An assistant to a senator, who is struggling with a re-election and trying to win over the Irish votes, is sent to Ireland to retrace the senator’s ancestors. Once there, she runs into more problems as a single lady in … Continue reading

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Honeymoon For One (2011) Rated NR

A woman finds her fiancé is cheating on her the week before her wedding. To get over him, she goes on her honeymoon alone. Starring Nicollette Sheridan, Patrick Baladi, Diarmuid Noyes, Greg Wise. Yes, this is another typical Hallmark romance. … Continue reading

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Brooklyn (2015) Rated PG-13

An Irish immigrant settles in Brooklyn, New York in the 1950s. When she falls in love with a New Yorker, she must decide which life to lead. Starring Saoirse Ronan, Hugh Gormley, Brid Brennan, Julie Walters, Emily Bett Rickards, Jim … Continue reading

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Sullivan and Son (TBS) Rated NR

Steve Sullivan, a corporate lawyer, returns home to the bar that his Irish American father owns. Steve surprises his father and Korean mother by purchasing the bar. Starring Steve Byrne, Brian Doyle-Murray, Christine Ebersole, Jodi Long, Valerie Azlynn, Vivian Bang, … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day Films 2012

 Falling for a Dancer (1998) Rated NR Unattached and pregnant with a dashing actor’s child, 19-year-old Elizabeth avoids a shameful public scandal by marrying a widower she doesn’t love in this made-for-television movie based on the novel by Deirdre Purcell. … Continue reading

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Family Films

Darby O’Gill and the Little People (1959) Rated G Irishman Darby O’Gill finds himself face to face with magical little people — leprechauns — in this unheralded Disney gem. One of O’Gill’s tall tales comes true when he captures the King of the … Continue reading

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