The Van

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The Van Synopsis

Larry is unemployed and rapidly running out of money. His best friend Bimbo has been made redundant at the company where he has worked for many years. The two old friends are out of luck and out of options. That is, until Bimbo finds a dilapidated 'chipper van' and the pair decide to go into business...

From writer Roddy Doyle, the bestselling author of The Commitments and THE SNAPPER, THE VAN is a tender tale of male friendship, swimming in grease and stained with ketchup.

  • Credits
    • Starring:
      Colm Meaney, Donal O'Kelly, Ger Ryan, Caroline Rothwell
    • Director:
      Stephen Frears
    • Producers:
      Linda Myles
    • Screenplay:
      Roddy Doyle
    • Executive Producers:
      Mark Shivas
    • Distributor
      Fox Searchlight
    • Sales Agent:
      The Works
    • Certificate:
    • Running time:
      99 mins 41 secs
  • Release Dates
    • In Cinemas
      November 29th 2006
    • Out on DVD
      March 12th 2007
    • Released
      November 29th 2006

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