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Orphans (2000)

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Comedy, Drama
Release Date:March 10, 2000
Running time:95 minutes
Cast:Douglas Henshall, Rosemarie Stevenson, Gary Lewis, Frank Gallagher, Stephen McCole
Director:Peter Mullan
Producer:Frances Higson
Writer:Peter Mullan
Distributor:Shooting Gallery

Description: Four grown up children come together the night before the funeral of their mother in Glasgow. While Thomas sings a tribute in the local pub, a fight breaks out and Michael is stabbed. John wants to avenge his brother, while Thomas goes to chapel with his sister Sheila for an all-night vigil. Even here, though, is not safe, as a storm tears the roof from the church. After an emotional and traumatic night, the siblings eventually reunite in grief.

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