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On a Clear Day (2005)

  PG-13 HD Closed Captioning

Gaby Dellal

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Plot Summary

It's the ultimate personal challenge - swimming the English Channel. But as Frank Redmond (Peter Mullan, Braveheart, Trainspotting) plunges headlong into his new life, his friends get swept up in his quest, filling his training with laughter and camaraderie as he prepares for the most extraordinary test of human endurance. On a Clear Day is an inspirational and heartwarming story of family, friends and one amazing adventure that will stay with you forever!

Rotten Tomatoes Movie Reviews


  • Reviews Counted: 67
  • Fresh: 45
  • Rotten: 22
  • Average Rating: 6.2/10

Top Critics' Reviews

Fresh: Set in and around the dockyards of Glasgow, On a Clear Day follows a laid-off shipbuilder who decides to fix his life by swimming the English Channel. – Jeannette Catsoulis, New York Times, Jul 16, 2008

Fresh: A thoughtful, thoroughly engaging portrait of fractured family and friends pulling together for an impossible dream. – David Germain, Associated Press, Jun 24, 2010

Rotten: Like a soggy and less compelling iteration of The Full Monty. – Jessica Reaves, Chicago Tribune, Jun 24, 2010

Fresh: Does any of this work? Sure, but only through the graces of a cast that knows better than to play to our hearts. – Ty Burr, Boston Globe, Nov 24, 2011

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Customer Reviews

its great

you must see this movie

A story with heart...

I really love this movie. It has a lot of heart and is much better than a lot of the nonsense on TV and in the theaters nowadays. Great story, and very inspiring.

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On a Clear Day (2005)
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  • $14.99
  • Genre: Drama
  • Released: 2006

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