I Went Down
I Went Down (1998)

Do yourself a favor and take this wry, quirky ride through the Irish countryside with a pair of mismatched ex-cons (Peter McDonald and Brendan Gleeson) compelled by a ruthless gangster to fetch his former partner by any means necessary.… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Release Date: June 12, 1998
DVD Release Date: November 10, 1998
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Critic Score: 84% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Cole Smithey
ColeSmithey.com

Almost perfect.

Maitland McDonagh
Film Journal International

It's a tribute to Conor McPherson's richly detailed script and the fine performances by McDonald and Gleeson that they genuinely do grow on you.

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Brian Mckay
eFilmCritic.com

Well-acted crime drama, though the thick accents might be off-putting to some.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This Irish crime charmer has 'the gift of gab.'

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Brandon Judell
Critics Inc./America Online

This good-natured, rough-housing Irish comedy is one of those buddy pictures where two oddly matched chaps thrown together by caustic Fate eventually save each other's life and become the best of buddies.

David N. Butterworth
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Comedic indie filmmaking at its best.

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Flixster Audience Score: 87% Flixster User Reviews
jay nixon
good irish crime drama, unusual locations, no green rolling hills here.
Anthony Valletta
Great mob drama.