References (fairly subtle) to the fact that Mary Kate and Sean do not sleep together following their wedding. Seeing a broken bed frame following the wedding night, Michaeleen says "Impetuous! Homeric!"
Drinking, drunkenness, scenes in bar, references to "terrible thirst"
Fistfight. (Flashback to Sean's professional boxing career, in which he accidentally killed another boxer, the reason he is reluctant to fight in Ireland.) References to ability of married couples to hit each other.
A theme of the movie. Some prejudice against Sean as an American and an outsider. Very nice depiction of religious tolerance, as the Catholic priest tells his parishioners to pretend they are congregants of the Protestant minister, so he can impress his
Movie Release Date:
DVD Release Date:
October 22, 2002
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