The Young Offenders

The Young Offenders
  • 2016
  • Ireland
  • 15
  • Directed by: Peter Foott
  • Written by: Peter Foott
  • Cast: Alex Murphy, Chris Walley, Hilary Rose, Ciaran Bermingham
  • UK release: 16 September 2016

Teenage layabouts Conor (Murphy) and Jock (Walley) search for seven million euro's worth of stolen cocaine, in the hope of making their fortune. Charming and genuinely funny Irish comedy, playing on the emotional vulnerability of kids from broken homes, with plenty of knockabout comedy and superb work from newcomers Murphy and Walley.

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The Young Offenders

9 Jan 20174 stars

Surprisingly touching Irish comedy charting the exploits of a couple of hapless teens

'There are two things you need for an adventure: a treasure map and someone dumb enough to go with you.' This astute observation comes early in The Young Offenders, courtesy of 15-year-old protagonist Conor MacSweeney (Alex Murphy), and proves to be the…

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