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Release Date: December 13, 2002Running Time: 93 mins.
MPAA Rating: PGBox Office: $1,368,343.00
Genre: Children, Comedy, Drama


Pierce Brosnan

Aidan Quinn

Julianna Margulies

Stephen Rea

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A drama based on the true story of Desmond Doyle and his young children, Evelyn, Maurice and Dermot. Abandoned by his wife, Doyle does his best to make it as a single dad, raising his kids alone in Ireland in 1953. Their life isn't easy--but above all else in the world, Doyle loves his children. Unfortunately, when his wife's mother reports her daughter's abandonment to the authorities, the power of the Church and the Irish courts take his children away and put them in orphanages. Doyle is devastated. Vowing to reunite his family, he enlists the help of new friend Bernadette Beattie, her solicitor brother Michael, their American lawyer friend Nick and Nick's mentor Tom Connolly. Together the... Full Summary >>