Mickybo and Me Solarmovie

Mickybo and Me (2005)


The film tells the story of two boys who become friends at the start of the Troubles in 1970. The boys share an obsession with Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, with the consequence that they run away to Australia.

Mickybo and Me Solarmovie
Solarmovie Score: 6.9/10 from 18 votes
Release Date: 2005-03-25
Status: Released
Run time: 95 min / 1:35
Production Studio : New Moon Pictures, WT2 Productions, StudioCanal, Working Title Films, Northern Ireland Screen, Universal Pictures UK, Screen Ireland
Production Countries: France, United Kingdom


John Joe McNeill
as Mickybo
Niall Wright
as Jonjo
Adrian Dunbar
as Mickybo's Da
Ciarán Hinds
as Jonjo's Da
Gina McKee
as Jonjo's Ma
Julie Walters
as Mickybo's Ma
Susan Lynch
as Torch Woman
Owen O'Neill
as Adult Mickybo
Laine Megaw
as Auntie Rita
Michael McElhatton
as Mechanic
Hannah Carnegie
as Niamh
Patricia Carson
as Annie
B.J. Hogg
as Sydney
Dan Gordon
as Preacher
Brendan Caskey
as Gank
Vincent Higgins
as Con
Charlie Clarke
as Fartface
Anthony Finigan
as Barney
Ashley Hillis
as Mary
Gemma Hillis
as Dee
Christina McQuillan
as Roisín
Chris Corrigan
as Policeman 1
Gerry Doherty
as Policeman 2
Conor Grimes
as Policeman 3
Andy Moore
as Policeman 4
J.J. Murphy
as Elderly Husband
Barbara Adair
as Elderly Wife
Bronagh Taggart
as Fusco's Ice-Cream Waitress
Maria Connolly
as Travel Agent Lady
Brian Devlin
as Rifle Stall Owner
James Doran
as Barman
Tim Loane
as Barman Present Day
Niall Hanna
as Shoe Shop Boy
Antoinette Morelli
as Chip Van Attendant
Sheelagh O'Kane
as Nosey Neighbour
Martin Rogan
as Security Guard 1
Paul Jennings
as Security Guard 2
Paddy Scully
as Bank Teller
Pascal Scott
as Garda


Production Natascha Wharton Executive Producer
Production Stephen Daldry Executive Producer
Sound Stephen Warbeck Music
Production Jina Jay Casting
Production Tim Bevan Executive Producer
Production Eric Fellner Executive Producer
Production Mark Huffam Producer
Camera Roman Osin Director of Photography
Directing Terry Loane Director
Writing Terry Loane Writer
Editing Scott Thomas Editor
Writing Owen McCafferty Theatre Play
Production Mike McGeagh Producer