Angela's Ashes (2000)

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The story is based on the memoirs of Irish writer Frank McCourt's life and his poor beginnings, firstly spent in Brooklyn, New York, then back in Limerick, Ireland during the 1930's. The family is beset by numerous hardships, not the least of which are the premature deaths of several children in the family, and their feckless father's inability to keep a job, mainly due to his drinking habits.

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