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Overall A

An eight-year-old orphan named Tomas (John Bell) feels like he has found the gold at the end of the rainbow when he is adopted by Maire O'Donnell (Connie Nielsen). And even the less-than-enthusiastic support of her husband Alec (Aidan Quinn) can't tarnish his chance at happiness.

Violence B
Sexual Content B+
Profanity A
Substance Use C

MPAA Rating: PG for some thematic elements, mild peril and smoking.

A Shine of Rainbows

The most recent home video release of this movie is March 15, 2011. Here are some details…

A Shine of Rainbows release to DVD on March 15, 2011, with the following bonus extra:

- So Many Colours: The Making of A Shine of Rainbow


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A Shine of Rainbows is set in Ireland, as are the movies Evelyn and Leap Year. Another orphan finds a home with varying degrees of acceptance in Anne of Green Gables.

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