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1 hr. 18 min.

Plot Summary
In the remote Irish woods, Cellach (Brendan Gleeson) prepares a fortress for an impending attack by a Viking war party. Unbeknown to Cellach, his young nephew Brendan (Evan McGuire) -- who has no taste for battle -- works secretly as an apprentice in the scriptorium of the local monastery, learning the ancient art of calligraphy. As the Vikings approach, revered illuminator Aidan (Mick Lally) arrives at the monastery and recruits Brendan to complete a series of dangerous, magical tasks.

Cast: Brendan Gleeson , Evan McGuire , Christen Mooney , Liam Hourican , Mick Lally , Michael McGrath , Paul Young , Paul Tylac

Directors: Tomm Moore , Nora Twomey

Genres: Adventure, Fantasy, Animated

Distributor: GKIDS

The Secret of Kells (2009)

Release Date: March 5th, 2010|1 hr. 18 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • 75
    San Francisco Chronicle

    In its small, stubborn way, the film is a love letter to traditions that have endured since cave dwellers painted the walls at Lascaux. show more

  • 88
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The Secret of Kells is a magical adventure unlike anything we've seen on screen before. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    This wonderfully strange and exquisite little feature was created, especially for young children, to celebrate the book through another kind of illumination that's been falling into disuse--hand-drawn animation. show more

  • October 13, 2010 rtsianbldr
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  • March 07, 2010 ericparkinson1
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    Stunning, unique, memorable and a ton of fun!

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