The Run of the Country

"Good"

The Run of the Country Review


Has a teenager ever had it this rough, even in Ireland? Dead mother, cold father, pregnant girlfriend, dead best friend. Geez, he even gets tarred and feathered. Fortunately, the few comic touches (like Keeslar's blessing a pig by saying "oink" backwards) are enough to make this rise above your usual Irish-as-downtrodden-victims fare and into the realm of watchability, though the melodrama eventually gets as thick as a pint of Guinness.


Facts and Figures

Run time: 109 mins

In Theaters: Friday 22nd September 1995

Distributed by: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

Production compaines: 129 Productions, Castle Rock Entertainment, Columbia Pictures Corporation

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Fresh: 3 Rotten: 4

IMDB: 6.2 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Starring: as Danny's Father, as Danny, as Annagh, as Prunty, as Father Gaynor, as Danny's Mother

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