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A date for mad Mary

Darren Thornton

A date for mad Mary

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drama,
  • Ex-convicts,
  • Weddings,
  • Lesbian photographers

  • About the Edition

    When Mary McArdle returns to her small Irish home town after a short spell in prison for something she"d rather forget, everything and everyone seems different. Her best friend Charlene is about to get married, and Mary is the maid of honor. When Charlene refuses Mary a "plus one" on the grounds that she can"t find a date, Mary becomes determined to prove her wrong. But her attempts at dating are a disaster--until she meets Jess, the lesbian wedding photographer, and everything changes.

    Edition Notes

    Statementdirector, Daren Thornton
    ContributionsKerslake, Seána, actor, Lee, Tara (Actress), actor, Bailey, Charleigh, actor, McCormack, Denise, actor, Shanahan, Siobhán, actor, Wolfe Video (Firm)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1997.2 .D38 2017
    The Physical Object
    Format[videorecording] /
    Pagination1 videodisc (82 min.)
    Number of Pages82
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26940918M
    ISBN 109781942584384
    OCLC/WorldCa1005143375

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A Date for Mad Mary () cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. A Date for Mad Mary is a nice character driven film revolving around a young woman fresh out of prison. Mary(Seána Kerslake) clashes personality wise with her mother like a high school girl, and is disappointed her pre-prison days best friend Charlene (Charleigh Bailey) doesn't want to go out and get wasted on her first night of freedom.

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When Charlene refuses Mary a ‘plu. Mad Mary is a delight, especially for its rounded supporting characters, its skewering use of language, and the pinpoint accuracy of its observations of life in this specific time and place%.

Darren Thornton’s A Date for Mad Mary has won best picture at the Irish Film and Television Awards (Ifta) for film and TV drama.

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Her best friend Charlene is about to get married, and Mary is the maid of honor. When Charlene refuses Mary a 'plus one' on the grounds that she can't find a date, Mary becomes determined.

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While Mary’s been doing time for a spontaneous gesture she’d rather forget, her best girlfriend Charlene has disappeared, heart and soul, into wedding planning land.

Mary gets out of jail in time for the big day, bridesmaid’s speech at the ready. But, oops.