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Showbands (2005)

TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

It's Ireland in the 1960s and showbands and ballrooms are big business. However, Tony is struggling to repay his bank loan and is in danger of losing his ballroom. In order to save it, he sets out to turn unknown female performer Denise ...See moreIt's Ireland in the 1960s and showbands and ballrooms are big business. However, Tony is struggling to repay his bank loan and is in danger of losing his ballroom. In order to save it, he sets out to turn unknown female performer Denise into a superstar practically overnight. See less
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Ian Fitzgibbon (as Ian FitzGibbon)
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€3,000,000
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Release date
Jan 2, 2005 (Ireland)

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32 cast members
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Liam Cunningham
Tony Golden Tony Golden   See fewer
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Kerry Katona
Denise Denise   See fewer
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Denis Conway
Alan Rendell Alan Rendell   See fewer
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Tomás Ó Súilleabháin
Ricky Duvall (as Tom Ó Súilleabháin) Ricky Duvall (as Tom Ó Súilleabháin)   See fewer
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Philip O'Sullivan
Fr. Healy Fr. Healy   See fewer
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Ruth Bradley
Maggie Maggie   See fewer
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Paddy C. Courtney
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Kathy Downes
Sheila Sheila   See fewer
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Vanessa Keogh
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Conor Lambert
Doyler Doyler   See fewer
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Gemma Lynskey
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Mick Nolan
Garry Garry   See fewer
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Gavin O'Connor
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Enda Oates
Bob Foley Bob Foley   See fewer
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Richard Richard   See fewer
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Paul Ronan
Micko Micko   See fewer
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Maggie Wade
Waitress Waitress   See fewer
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7.2 / 10 | 42 votes