Top 8 Movies To Watch On St. Patrick’s Day
Happy St. Patrick’s Day, Hollywood Jesus Readers!
While we know not everyone reading is celebrating St. Patrick’s Day today, we just couldn’t let a holiday pass without a little ranking article fun. Even if you don’t plan to partake in the celebrations today and you decided you’d risk getting pinched instead of wearing green, you can still sit back and enjoy a good movie on St. Patrick’s Day. And we have just the movies for you.
The movies on this list feature Irish characters and beautiful Irish settings and history. And of course, the list wouldn’t be complete without a few leprechaun movies as well.
Have you seen these movies? Help us rank them by voting for your favorite(s).
Ellis Lacey moves to New York from Ireland and falls in love. After returning home for a period she also meets and falls in love in Ireland. Where will she continue living life and how will she chose who she truly loves?
The Last Leprechaun (1998)
Two children travel to stay with their future step mother and while there they learn of her plan to destroy the last leprechaun.
Far and Away (1992)
Joseph Donnelly and his landlord’s daughter flee Ireland in hopes of owning their own land away from their past troubles.
The Secret of Kells (2009)
A mythical cartoon tale filled with adventure, secret quests and dangerous forest creatures.
The Quiet Man (1952)
Follow along with the relationship that forms between Sean Thornton, a man trying to escape his past, and Mary Kate Danaher.
Michael Collins (1996)
The story of a man determined to help create an independent Irish republic.
The Luck of the Irish (2001)
A teenager must protect his family from being controlled by an evil leprechaun.
Leap Year (2010)
Anna Brady heads off to Ireland to participate in the Celtic tradition of proposing to your boyfriend on Leap Day. What she finds in Ireland could change her mind.
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