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The Snapper

1993 Rated R 1hr 34m

Stephen Frears directs this dramedy about a working-class Dublin family that's thrown into chaos when they learn that daughter Sharon (Tina Kellegher) is pregnant. But by choosing not to reveal the identity of the father, Sharon becomes the target of rampant gossip. Colm Meaney co-stars in this adaptation of the book from Irish author Roddy Doyle's Barrytown trilogy, which also includes The Commitments and The Van.

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Movie Details

1994 Golden Globe Awards
  • Best Actor in a Motion Picture (Musical or Comedy) nominee
Language and some sexuality
Screen formats

Widescreen 1.85:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access; audio commentary with Director Stephen Frears, Roddy Doyle, Lynda Myles.