Rory O'Shea was here [videorecording] / Focus Features, Studio Canal and Working Title Films present in association with Bord Scannân na h'Éireann/Irish Film Board, a WTZ/Octagon production
DVDs | distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment | 2005 | Widescreen version.
Available at Adult DVD-Feature Film (Call number: DVD R DRAMA)
[United States] : Focus Features ; Universal City, CA : distributed by Universal Studios Home Entertainment, 
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Focus Features spotlight series
DVD, Dolby digital 5.1 surround.
In English, with optional subtitles in French or Spanish.
James McAvoy, Steven Robertson, Romola Garai, Gerard McSorley, Tom Hickey, Brenda Fricker.
Producers, James Flynn and Juanita Wilson ; screenplay, Jeffrey Caine ; story, Christian O'Reilly ; director, Damien O'Donnell ; director of photography, Peter Robinson ; editor, Frances Parker ; music, David Julyan ; costume designer, Lorna Marie Mugan ; production designer, Tom Conroy.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2004.
London Critics Circle Film Awards, 2005: ALFS Award British Supporting Actress of the Year (Romola Garai).
MPAA rating: R; for language.
An inspiring story of independence that follows two unlikely friends determined to face the world on their own terms. Young Michael is a patient who is resigned to his quiet life within an institution's safe, predictable boundaries. Then, the rebellious Rory O'Shea bursts onto the scene. Now, with the help of the beautiful young Siobhan, who sings on as the boys' live-in aide, Rory will show Michael what it takes to truly be free.
Special features: alternate ending; extended party sequence; deleted scenes.
MW, 6-05; 3-08(add)
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