#
buy premium

Fmovies
Do you have a video playback issues? Please disable AdBlocker in your browser for our website.
Due to a high volume of active users and service overload, we had to decrease the quality of video streaming. Premium users remains with the highest video quality available. Sorry for the inconvinience it may cause. Donate to keep project running.
Fmovies
 FAVORITE
ico
We are currently experiencing technical difficulties with our servers. We hope to have this resolved soon. This issue doesn't affect premium users.
Get Premium
Watch on MixDrop/MyStream
Oops...
Something went wrong
Try again later.
The Playboys
  • Reset
Here You can choose a playback server.

The Playboys

Description
A young woman, Tara Maguire scandalizes her provincial Irish village in the 1950s by having a baby out of wedlock, and refusing to name the father. She has a rare beauty and every man in town desires her, especially Sergeant Hegarty (Albert Finney).
COMMENTS (0) Sort by Newest
Newest Oldest
Fmovies User
+ Add comment
YOU MAY ALSO LIKE
The Playboys
CRITICS OF "The Playboys"
Fmovies
EmanuelLevy.Com
Resource

June 21, 2007

The film is set in 1957, before TV and cars became popular, thus explaining the centrality of two institutions in the Irish village: the church and the theater.
Fmovies
Chicago Reader
Resource

March 11, 2008

It seems like everyone had a ball; I know I did.
Fmovies
New York Times

May 20, 2003

Mr. Finney, looking puffy and ravaged in the role of a man who has lost much of himself to drink (and whose obsessive interest in Tara somehow offers him the chance of redemption), brings a furious, buried intensity to Hegarty's longing.
Fmovies
Combustible Celluloid
Resource

May 26, 2006

This bit of blarney depicts a sweet, silly love triangle in 1950s provincial Ireland.
Fmovies
Empire Magazine
Resource

March 11, 2008

Not amazing but watchable.
Fmovies
Variety
Resource

March 11, 2008

This familiar pattern of headstrong girl and passions brimming beneath the surface is well directed by first time Scottish helmer Gillies MacKinnon, though the pace slows in middle reels as plot gives way to the troupe's enjoyable stage performances.
Fmovies
Hollywood Reporter

March 11, 2008

This absorbing film boasts several outstanding performances as well as a richness in both story and character that is much too rare these days.
Fmovies
Film4
Resource

March 11, 2008

The wry Irish wit sits like froth on the head of a glass of Guinness, masking a deceptively bitter brew.
Fmovies
Austin Chronicle
Resource

January 01, 2000

All in all, The Playboys is an Irish treat.
Fmovies
Rolling Stone

March 06, 2005

There's magic in it.
Fmovies
Spirituality and Practice
Resource

July 18, 2003

Rfeveals the delights and the drawbacks of small town life.
Fmovies
Time Out
Resource

June 24, 2006

With time, place and mood sensitively evoked, this is solid, intelligent entertainment, mercifully free of the usual 'Oirish' clichés.
Fmovies