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Circle Of Friends

PG-13| 1 hr. 36 min.

Plot Summary
At university in Dublin in 1957, awkward Benny (Minnie Driver) is introduced to handsome Jack (Chris O'Donnell), the son of a doctor who is unsure about following the family business. While Benny and Jack fall in love, Benny's old friend Nan (Saffron Burrows) is less fortunate. Nan wants to raise herself from her lower-class roots with a marriage, but her chosen man impregnates and abandons her. All three must grapple with conflicts between their physical desires and religious upbringings.

Cast: Chris O'Donnell , Minnie Driver , Geraldine O'Rawe , Saffron Burrows , Alan Cumming , Colin Firth , Aidan Gillen ,

Director: Pat O'Connor

Genres: Drama

Circle Of Friends (1995)

Release Date: March 15th, 1995|1 hr. 36 min.

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'Circle of Friends' Cast: Where Are They Now? (PHOTOS)

Posted by
Sharon Knolle on March 16, 2015

"Circle of Friends" -- based on the Maeve Binchy novel about a group of university students' complicated love lives in 1950s Dublin -- debuted in limited release on March 17, 1995. Its stars have go...

Their Best Role: Alan Cumming in 'Circle of Friends'

Posted by
Monika Bartyzel on December 15, 2010

Their Best Role is a weekly series here on Cinematical where we select an actor or actress and the role we think is their all-time best. You can find it here every Wednesday. Alan Cumming is cu...

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