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I Went Down (1998)

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This Irish-British road movie follows Git who is traveling to find Frank. Frank is suspected to be holding Git's friend French's money. Upon finding Frank, Git learns that he has no money, only memories of an affair with French's wife.
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    R (for pervasive strong language, some sexuality and violence)
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  • Studio:
    Artisan Films

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Cast

Brendan Gleeson
as Bunny Kelly
Peter McDonald
as Git Hynes
Peter Caffrey
as Frank Grogan
Tony Doyle
as Tom French
Antoine Byrne
as Sabrina Bradley
Michael McElhatton
as Johnner Doyle
Joe Gallagher
as Steo Gannon
Liam Regan
as Little Boy at Teresa's
Kevin Hely
as Patrol Station Attendant
Eamon Hunt
as Cork Barman
Carly Baker
as Caroline
Margaret Callan
as Caroline's Mum
Donal O'Kelly
as The Friendly Face
Frank O'Sullivan
as Cork Man No. 1
Jason Byrne
as Cork Man No. 2
Eamon A. Kelly
as Cork Man No. 3
Amelia Crowley
as Receptionist
Conor McPherson
as Loser in Nightclub
Rachel Brady
as Git's Girlfriend
Anne Kent
as Bunny's Girlfriend
Johnny Murphy
as Sonny Mulligan
Don Wycherley
as Young Frank
John Bergin
as Young Tom
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All Critics (19) | Top Critics (4)

Almost perfect.

February 5, 2009
ColeSmithey.com

Well-acted crime drama, though the thick accents might be off-putting to some.

March 19, 2003
eFilmCritic.com

This good-natured, rough-housing Irish comedy is one of those buddy pictures where two oddly matched chaps thrown together by caustic Fate eventually save each other's life and become the best of buddies.

January 7, 2003
Critics Inc./America Online

This Irish crime charmer has 'the gift of gab.'

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's a tribute to Conor McPherson's richly detailed script and the fine performances by McDonald and Gleeson that they genuinely do grow on you.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
Film Journal International

Comedic indie filmmaking at its best.

Full Review… | January 1, 2000
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Audience Reviews for I Went Down

½

This good-natured, rough-housing Irish comedy is one of those buddy pictures where two oddly matched chaps thrown together by caustic Fate eventually save each other's life and become the best of buddies.

Lee Mayo
Lee Mayo

Great mob drama.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

good irish crime drama, unusual locations, no green rolling hills here.

jay nixon
jay nixon

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