Agnes Browne (1999) R

Based on the book The Mammy by Brendan O’Carroll, Agnes Browne features Agnes, a young widow with seven children living in Dublin in 1967 trying to make ends meet. She borrows money from the loan shark just to get by. Her best friend Marion provides confidence and companionship and more moral support.

Agnes has a dream to escape her dreary life just a short while by going to see Tom Jones in concert. She realizes her dream by accepting a date with the French baker in her neighborhood. Her kids pool their money to send her in style. It is a lovely warmhearted movie that will keep you laughing. The movie was filmed in Dublin.

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