• White Irish Drinkers (2011)

White Irish Drinkers

Release Date: March 25th, 2011

DVD Release Date: July 12th, 2011

R |1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary

A Brooklyn teen (Nick Thurston) sees art school as his ticket to a better life, while his older brother (Geoffrey Wigdor) believes that burglary is the way to finance their dreams.

Cast: Nick Thurston, Geoffrey Wigdor, Karen Allen, Stephen Lang, Peter Riegert, Leslie Murphy, Zachary Booth, Lizzy Grant

Director: John Gray

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Ovington Avenue, Bernard/Scura

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    The performances are uniformly terrific, finding the specific details that create a universal truth. show more

  • 70
    Ray BennettThe Hollywood Reporter

    Could easily be filled with cliches but in the hands of filmmaker John Gray, it's a sparkling piece of entertainment that deserves a wide audience. show more

  • 30

    As you might have guessed from its title, Drinkers is as full of cheap sentimentality and predictable behavior as a Hell's Kitchen bar would have been in the 1970s. show more

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