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Review: Thunder Force

Thunder Force Trailer OK, how about a comedy? Haven’t seen many of them this year it has to be said, at least not of the flat-out variety (the stuff the film festival called “comedies” do not count). Melissa McCarthy is … Continue reading

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Review: Ghostbusters

Ghostbusters Trailer Beyond any of the bullshit that has so unfortunately surrounded this film – and to claim that it has had nothing to do with the all-female leading cast is a terrible mix of childishness and wilful ignorance, and … Continue reading

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Review: Spotlight

Spotlight Trailer Awards season on this side of the Atlantic rumbles on, with Tom McCarthy’s journalistically minded offering wowing people left and right long before it made it to Irish screens. And, naturally enough, it is a film whose subject … Continue reading

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Review: Spy

Spy Trailer I was one of those people, not small in number, who rather liked Paul Feig’s Bridesmaids, and then one of those, somewhat lesser in number, who also got a kick out of the less impressive, but still quite funny, The … Continue reading

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Review: A Nightingale Falling

A Nightingale Falling Trailer I have to feel for a film like this. It’s Irish. It’s from a small production studio. It has a small budget.  It’s about the Irish Revolutionary Period, which has been one of academic focuses for … Continue reading

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Review: The Heat

Spoilers Trailer Man, I have been seeing a fair amount of comedies in the last little while huh? This Is The End, The World’s End, Zero Dark Thirty, the list goes on and on. And the latest is The Heat. … Continue reading

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Football 10/11: vs Scotland (Nations Cup) And Trapattoni’s Problems

It was the best and most contested game of the tournament, but Ireland came through with a convincing display. It’s been little more than a cakewalk overall, and I doubt that the Nations Cup will be making a return next … Continue reading

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