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Lobster Tale
Lobster Tale
Actors: Colm Meaney, Alberta Watson
Director: Adam Massey
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Science Fiction & Fantasy
PG     2008     1hr 35min

Cody Brewer, (Colm Meaney), a lobster fisherman, finds a strange green moss that holds magical powers. Cody must then choose who will receive the benefits of the powers, his friends in need or his family.


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Actors: Colm Meaney, Alberta Watson
Director: Adam Massey
Genres: Drama, Kids & Family, Science Fiction & Fantasy
Sub-Genres: Drama, Family Films, Fantasy
Studio: Peace Arch Entertainment
Format: DVD - Color,Full Screen - Subtitled
DVD Release Date: 08/05/2008
Original Release Date: 01/01/2006
Theatrical Release Date: 01/01/2006
Release Year: 2008
Run Time: 1hr 35min
Screens: Color,Full Screen
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 0
MPAA Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Languages: English
Subtitles: Spanish

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Movie Reviews

Wonderful family film
Sarah | Los Angeles, CA USA | 08/12/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"I saw this film at a friend's house, and fell in love with it! A warm, sweet family film in an age where all too many films contain violence or crude humor. My two boys (ages 5 and 7) both loved the story, and it held their attention the whole time! I bought myself a copy (which we are watching over and over again), and am giving it to my friends as gifts.

If you have children and are looking for fun, sweet non-animated movies, you will love this!"
Touching and entertaining
Adam | 08/05/2008
(5 out of 5 stars)

"What a great film. With all of the high-tech action movies out there, this is very refreshing, down-to-earth tale that is wonderful for everyone in the family."
Timothy D. Naegele | Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles | 11/26/2008
(4 out of 5 stars)

"Colm Meaney is a wonderful Irish actor who has been outstanding is every role he has played, but "A Lobster Tale"--in which he stars--may be one of his best. It is a low-budget, delightful, uplifting story of a Down East lobsterman who finds some miracle moss, and his odyssey thereafter.

He is joined by Alberta Watson as his wife, and Jack Knight as his son; and Graham Greene gives a terrific low-key comic performance as the local sheriff who tracks down the "culprits" who steal the moss.

This is a film about life and what is truly important about it, which can be viewed and enjoyed by everyone in the family, and that is rare these days. It is light-hearted comedy at its best, and refreshingly different--with a cast that will enthrall you.
A good family film
Lynne | Peoria, AZ USA | 05/05/2009
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This movie offers a lesson for all ages. Appreciate what you have, use what you get wisely and share with others when needed."