In America An impoverished pair of Irish emigres (Paddy Considine and Samantha Morton) arrive in New York along with their pert-nosed daughters and struggle to survive in… In America An impoverished pair of Irish emigres (Paddy Considine and Samantha Morton) arrive in New York along with their pert-nosed daughters and struggle to survive in… 2003-11-26 PG-13 PT103M Drama Paddy Considine Djimon Hounsou Samantha Morton Emma Bolger Sarah Bolger Fox Searchlight Pictures
Movie Review

In America (2003)

MPAA Rating: PG-13
EW's GRADE
B

Details Limited Release: Nov 26, 2003; Rated: PG-13; Length: 103 Minutes; Genre: Drama; With: Paddy Considine, Djimon Hounsou and Samantha Morton; Distributor: Fox Searchlight Pictures; More

An impoverished pair of Irish emigres (Paddy Considine and Samantha Morton) arrive in New York along with their pert-nosed daughters and struggle to survive in a barren tenement flat. There are moments of biting tenderness, yet you wish director Jim Sheridan had let in more of America.

Originally posted Dec 12, 2003 Published in issue #741 Dec 12, 2003 Order article reprints