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City Island (2009)

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Brian from Kerry, 24 Aug 2011
You laugh, you'll feel for the characters, you'll come away better. No masterpiece, but on a scale of one-to-bliss a happier, wittier, more pleasing little movie than much of the stuff that tries to hit that place. There's so much second rate crap out there now that this is easily worth the rental.
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5 out of 10 Great Great Great
Seamus from Monaghan, 07 Feb 2012
There's nothing to say. This is perfect. A great film well acted with a great story. Watch. We finished the film wishing there was another 20 minutes to see what happens to them now.
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3 out of 10 Ok for a first date movie
julie from Galway, 31 Aug 2011
Kept me entertained right thru the movie.
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When prison guard and New York family man, Vince Rizzo, sees a familiar name among the new convicts list, he realizes it belongs to a boy who he fathered 20 years earlier but abandoned. Now married with a new family, Vince takes his long-lost son, Tony Nardella, home with him -- not telling his family who Tony really is. This isn't that unusual, as the Rizzo family is filled with secrets from each other. By bringing his long-lost son into the family, and by exploring a platonic...

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