Mickybo and Me Poster

Release Date: February 6th, 2006

R|1 hr 34 min

Plot Summary
In 1970 Northern Ireland, The Troubles have made Belfast a dangerous and violent city. In the midst of this combat, two young boys from disparate backgrounds learn the value of friendship. Mickybo (John Joe McNeill) is from a large family where he's often forgotten, while Jonjo (Niall Wright) is in the middle of his parents' failing marriage. Together, they bond over a shared love of cinema and decide, after seeing a screening of "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," to run away to Australia.

Cast: Adrian Dunbar, Ciarán Hinds, Gina McKee, Susan Lynch, Julie Walters, Niall Wright, Brendan Caskey, Charlie Clarke

Director: Terry Loane

Genres: Comedy drama

Keywords: Family, Emotional, Charming, Friend, Father, Growing up, Mother, 1970s