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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man (1977)

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98 min | Drama

Stephen Dedalus is a young man growing up in Ireland in the early part of the twentieth century. His search for knowledge and understanding, and the decline of his family's circumstances, lead him to revelations on the nature of art and ...See moreStephen Dedalus is a young man growing up in Ireland in the early part of the twentieth century. His search for knowledge and understanding, and the decline of his family's circumstances, lead him to revelations on the nature of art and politics. His personal renaissance makes him feel unwelcome in his own country, and forces him to decide whether to leave and accept exile, or to stay and fight. Written by Craig Burley aka Tybalt See less
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Apr 23, 1979 (United States)

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Bosco Hogan
Stephen Dedalus Stephen Dedalus   See fewer
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T.P. McKenna
Simon Dedalus Simon Dedalus   See fewer
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John Gielgud
The Preacher The Preacher   See fewer
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Rosaleen Linehan
May Dedalus May Dedalus   See fewer
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Des Cave
Cranly (as Desmond Cave) Cranly (as Desmond Cave)   See fewer
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Luke Johnston
Stephen (age ten) Stephen (age ten)   See fewer
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Cecil Sheehan
Uncle Charles Uncle Charles   See fewer
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Brendan Cauldwell
Father Michael Father Michael   See fewer
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Aiden Grennell
Father Arnall Father Arnall   See fewer
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Eddie Golden
Father Conmee (as Edward Golden) Father Conmee (as Edward Golden)   See fewer
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Emmet Bergin
Father Dolan Father Dolan   See fewer
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Edward Byrne
Teacher Teacher   See fewer
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Bill Foley
Confessor Confessor   See fewer
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David Kelly
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Danny Cummins
Drinker Drinker   See fewer
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Chris Curran
Auctioneer Auctioneer   See fewer
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Terrence Strick
Stephen (age three) Stephen (age three)   See fewer
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Deirdre Donnelly
Barmaid (uncredited) Barmaid (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.3 / 10 | 185 votes