Agnes Browne ★★½ 1999 (R)
Sentimental, old-fashioned saga concerning recent widow Agnes Browne (Huston), who's trying to cope with her seven children under difficult circumstances in Dublin in 1967. Agnes, who works a market stall, has one personal dream—she wants to see Tom Jones in an upcoming concert. Guess what happens. Director Huston does try to keep the bathos under control. Based on the novel “The Mammy” of Brendan O'Carroll. 91m/C VHS, DVD . Anjelica Huston, Ray Winstone, Arno Chevrier, Marion O'Dwyer, Ciaran Owens, Tom Jones; D: Anjelica Huston; W: John Goldsmith, Brendan O'Carroll; C: Anthony B. Richmond; M: Paddy Moloney.