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Waking Ned

1998-09-15 | Comedy

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When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money.
Director: Kirk Jones
Stars: Ian Bannen, David Kelly

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The full version of Waking Ned is provided by Hulu , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , FandangoNOW , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV
The runtime of Waking Ned is 91 minutes.
The production budget of Waking Ned was 3,000,000 USD.
The certification of Waking Ned is PG.
When a lottery winner dies of shock, his fellow townsfolk attempt to claim the money..
The revenue of Waking Ned was 43,515,982 USD.
Waking Ned won 2000 Guild of German Art House Cinemas, 1999 Alpe d'Huez International Comedy Film Festival, 1999 Paris Film Festival, 1999 Satellite Awards, 1998 Ft. Lauderdale International Film Festival, 1998 Marco Island Film Festival, 1998 National Board of Review, USA, 1998 New York Comedy Festival.
The casts of Waking Ned are Ian Bannen starring as Jackie O'Shea, David Kelly starring as Michael O'Sullivan, Fionnula Flanagan starring as Annie O'Shea, Susan Lynch starring as Maggie O'Toole, Brendan Dempsey starring as Jim Kelly, James Nesbitt starring as Pig Finn.
The director of Waking Ned is Kirk Jones.
On April 29, 2021, the IMDB rating of Waking Ned is 7.3/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 84/100, Metacritic rating is 71/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The genre of Waking Ned is Comedy.
The release date of Waking Ned is September 15, 1998.