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Rory O'Shea Was Here

Rating:R (for language)
Genre:Drama
Release Date:February 4, 2005
Running time:104 minutes
Cast:James McAvoy, Steven Robertson, Romola Garai, Gerard McSorley, Tom Hickey
Director:Damien O'Donnell
Producer:James Flynn, Jaunita Wilson, Catherine Tiernan
Writer:Jeffrey Caine, Christian O'Reilly
Distributor:Focus Features

Web Site: http://www.focusfeatures.com/home.html

Description: Michael is a twenty-four-year-old who has cerebral palsy and long-term resident of the Carrigmore Residential Home for the Disabled, run by the formidable Eileen. His life is transformed when the maverick Rory O'Shea moves in. Michael is stunned to discover that fast talking Rory, who can move only his right hand, can understand his almost unintelligible speech. Rory's dynamic and rebellious nature soon sparks a flame in Michael, introducing him to a whole new world outside of Carrigmore.

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