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A Date for Mad Mary (2016)

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A woman newly released from prison seeks a date to bring to her best friend's wedding.

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Darren Thornton
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Seána Kerslake ... Mary
Carolyn Bracken ... Female Prison Guard
Denise McCormack ... Suzanne
Barbara Brennan Barbara Brennan ... Nan
Stephen Cromwell Stephen Cromwell ... Grungy Guy
Sarah Gorman Sarah Gorman ... Grungy Guy's Girlfriend
John Finegan John Finegan ... Angry Club Bouncer
Charleigh Bailey ... Charlene
Siobhan Shanahan Siobhan Shanahan ... Leona
Norma Sheahan Norma Sheahan ... Sally
Ben Condron Ben Condron ... Declan
Shauna Higgins Shauna Higgins ... Julie
Jamiu Giwa Jamiu Giwa ... Udel
Mark Dunne Mark Dunne ... Scote
Tatiana Ouliankina Tatiana Ouliankina ... Oksana
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Storyline

'Mad' Mary McArdle returns to Drogheda after a short spell in prison - for something she'd rather forget. Back home, everything and everyone has changed. Her best friend, Charlene, is about to get married and Mary is to be her maid of honour. When Charlene refuses Mary a 'plus one' on the grounds that she probably couldn't find a date, Mary becomes determined to prove her wrong. 'A Date for Mad Mary' is a tough and tender story about friendship, first love, and letting go of the glory days.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

Ireland

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 November 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Ein Date für Mad Mary See more »

Filming Locations:

Dublin, Ireland See more »

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$154,431
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed in Drogheda. See more »

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Although the film is set in Drogheda, all of the characters have distinctive North Dublin accents. See more »

Quotes

Nan: Fucking sniper wouldn't take you out.
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References Ella Enchanted (2004) See more »

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PB - Skatt Woman - Paolo Barbato Vocal Mix
Written, performed and remixed by Paolo Barbato (PRS)
Licensed courtesy of 1980 Recordings and 1980 Publishings
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Terrible
22 February 2018 | by tlarrayaSee all my reviews

I didn´t enjoy this one bit. It´s terribly slow. It isn´t romantic or moving. It just didn´t connect with me. But I loved the Irish accents.


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