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Waking Ned Devine Movie Review Summary

Actors: Jackie, Ned, Michael

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Somebody in the tiny Irish village of Tulaigh Mohr ("Tully Moore"), population 58, has won the Irish lottery, with a prize worth 6.9 million pounds. But no one steps forward to claim it. Elderly Jackie O'Shea and Michael O'Sullivan sniff around and discover that poor Ned Devine was holding the winning ticket the night he died. This cheerfully wicked, totally charming film details Jackie and Michael's attempts, with the help of most of the rest of the town, to fool the lottery officials and law enforcement officials into thinking nobody died, and Jackie is Ned, so our heroes can bring home the big money. Lizzie Quinn, a "nasty piece of work," makes things a bit difficult, and the priest naturally has a qualm or two. . . .
The review of this Movie prepared by David Loftus



This movie was about a man (Ned Devine)who won the lottery and died from the shock of it. when his friends find him they embark on a long journey to try to claim the money. this movie will make you laugh and cry at the same time, it will also inspire you to pursue your dreams.
The review of this Movie prepared by Kelly Harrington



Jackie and Michael pretend that Michael is the deceased Ned Devine, who won the lottery aand then died.
The review of this Movie prepared by kaity loder








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Script Analysis of Waking Ned Devine

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Plot & Themes

Comedy, primarily    -   Yes Time/era of movie:    -   1980's-1999 Crime & Scandal    -   Yes Comedy or Parody about    -   criminals

Main Character

Identity:    -   Male Profession/status:    -   unemployed Age:    -   60's-90's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   Irish

Setting

Europe    -   Yes European country:    -   Ireland Mountains/Cliffs    -   Yes Mountains:    -   climbing on trails Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee Misc setting    -   bar

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   moderately detailed references to deaths Any profanity?    -   Occasional swearing

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