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My Friend Joe (1996)

101 min | Drama, Family

During the course of one summer, a young Irish lad named Chris befriends an American boy named Joe. The two couldn't be more different, yet they become inseparable. Things turn horribly wrong however, when Chris discovers his new best ...See moreDuring the course of one summer, a young Irish lad named Chris befriends an American boy named Joe. The two couldn't be more different, yet they become inseparable. Things turn horribly wrong however, when Chris discovers his new best friend isn't a he, but a she. The sadness only begins as Chris learns why Joe's gender must be kept a secret. Written by Anonymous See less
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David Howard | Declan Hughes (additional dialogue) | Peter Pohl (novel "Janne min Vän")
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$ 4,000,000
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Apr 26, 1996 (Ireland)

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John Cleere
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Stanley Townsend
Mr. Doyle Mr. Doyle   See fewer
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Pauline McLynn
Ms. Doyle Ms. Doyle   See fewer
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Eoin Hughes
Boyler Boyler   See fewer
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Aideen Aideen   See fewer
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Didier Pasquette
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Marion Fossett
Ring Master Ring Master   See fewer
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6.9 / 10 | 256 votes