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Director: Peter Foott
Starring: Alex Murphy, Chris Walley, Hilary Rose
Genre: Comedy
Duration: 83 mins

Inspired by the true story of Ireland’s biggest cocaine seizure in 2007, The Young Offenders is a comedy road movie about best friends Conor and Jock, two inner-city teenagers from Cork. Jock is a legendary bike thief who plays a daily game of cat and mouse with the local Garda, Sergeant Healy. When a drug trafficking boat capsizes off the coast of West Cork and 61 bales of cocaine, each worth 7 million euro are seized, word gets out that one bale is missing. The boys steal two bikes and go on a road trip hoping to find a missing bale which they can sell so as to escape their troubled home lives.

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