The Commitments

The Commitments
The Commitments

Year

1991

Duration

113 minutes

Genres

Musicals

Language

English

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Synopsis

Young Jimmy Rabbitte has an unlikely vision - to bring soul music to Dublin. To this end, he brings together a motley assortment of musicians who, against the odds, start to gel into something really special. But can these volatile, working-class kids keep it together long enough to find fame and fortune? Hilarious, profane and driven along by classic 60s soul tunes, director Alan Parker's film of Roddy Doyle's book harnesses the raw energy of its young cast, many of whom were making their acting debut.

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This film has several uses of strong bad language

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