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Review: The Sisters Brothers

The Sisters Brothers Trailer Based on the 2011 novel by Patrick deWitt, The Sisters Brothers grabs the eye right away with its title, but perhaps less with the premise if I may be so bold: two hard-riding bounty hunter/assassins going … Continue reading

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Review: Calvary

Calvary Trailer “I was seven years old when I first tasted semen.” Thus begins Calvary, and thus immediately does it kill any expectations that the second film of John Michael McDonagh’s self proclaimed “glorified suicide trilogy” will be in the … Continue reading

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Politics: My Flowerpot Problem And Other Thoughts

I haven’t been talking much about politics lately have I? Used to be a mainstay here as long term readers will know, but not so much in the last while. Like so many others, I have become apathetic towards the … Continue reading

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New Government: Defence, Geographical Spread And Other Quick Thoughts

A few points about Ireland’s new Government: Sad to see Defence, a seperate Ministry for the entire history of the state, shoehorned in with Justice, Equality and Law Reform. Alan Shatter (FG), is a fine choice for any of those departments, a former … Continue reading

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