In America

Moving (and loosely autobiographical) drama from director Jim Sheridan ("In the Name of the Father") and his screenwriting daughters Naomi and Kirsten, centering on a family of Irish immigrants struggling to survive in a dilapidated New York City apartment building. While actor father Paddy Considine and waitress mother Samantha Morton try to make ends meet, sisters Sarah Bolger and Emma Bolger forge a friendship with Djimon Hounsou, an African man living in the building.

Year: 2002
Genre: Drama, Amy's Favourites, Carmen's Favourites
Country: UK, Ireland
Director: Jim Sheridan
Starring: Samantha Morton, Paddy Considine, Djimon Hounsou
Duration: 101 Minutes
Rating: M - Contains sex scenes and offensive language.
Location in store: Drama



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