The Commitments

The Commitments

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Irish classic from 1991 following an unlikely group of rag-tag working-class musicians brought together by an unemployed Dublin lad looking to start a soul band in Barrytown. From the Oscar-nominated director of Midnight Express.

1991Rating: M, Violence & offensive language118 minsIreland, UK, USA
ComedyDramaMusicClassic
Director:
Alan Parker ('Evita', 'Mississippi Burning', 'Midnight Express')
Writer:
Dick ClementIan La FrenaisRoddy Doyle
Cast:
Robert ArkinsMichael AherneAngeline BallMaria Doyle Kennedy

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Has so much rhythmic juice that it's nearly impossible to stay in your seat.

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TV Guide

TV Guide

Typically slick but largely enjoyable...

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

A loud, rollicking, comic extravaganza...

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