The Halo Effect

Stephen Rea plays Fatso, owner of one of the worst takeaways in Dublin. His heart is in the right place, but a gambling addiction means keeping his head above water is a daily struggle. While his debts are spiralling out of control - a fact not lost on the local loan sharks - Fatso is still trying to fix every hapless loser who crosses his path; mostly his own staff. A bittersweet Irish comedy from new talent, writer/director Lance Daly.

Year: 2004
Genre: Comedy, Food in Film, Black Humour, Gangsters, Comedy
Country: Ireland
Director: Lance Daly
Starring: Stephen Rea, Grattan Smith, Kerry Condon, Simon Delaney, Fiona O'Shaughnessy, Gerard McSorley
Duration: 97 Minutes
Rating: R13 - Contains violence and offensive language.
Location in store: Comedy



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