The Last of the High Kings (1998) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Last of the High Kings (1998)





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This witty and touching coming-of-age saga is set in Ireland and follows the tentative attempts of 17-year-old Frankie to have his first sexual experience. He is also concerned about passing the upcoming school exams and convincing his friends that holding an American-style beach-blanket party is a good idea.

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Jared Leto
as Frankie Griffin
Gabriel Byrne
as Jack Griffin
Colm Meaney
as Jim Davern
Jason Barry
as Nelson Fitzgerald
Karl Hayden
as Hopper Delaney
Emily Mortimer
as Romy Thomas
Ciaran Fitzgerald
as Noelie Griffin
Stephen Rea
as Cab Driver
Darren Monks
as Davy Dudley
Renee Weldon
as Maggie Griffin
Peter Keating
as Ray Griffin
Alexandra Haughey
as Dawn Griffin
Amanda Shun
as Rainbow
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Critic Reviews for The Last of the High Kings

All Critics (2) | Top Critics (1)

What saves the film is the director David Keating's light tone -- he seems to be both indulging his audience's nostalgia and gently mocking it.

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Audience Reviews for The Last of the High Kings


Great movie! Lots of laughter, Catherine O'Hara is great!

Leo L
Leo L

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