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Awards Season

Joseph Gallagher assays a selection of films that have been predicted to do well this coming awards season Argo, malady from Ben Affleck, recipe chronicles the life-or-death covert operation to rescue six Americans out of revolutionary Iran by means of…

Review: One Man Star Wars Trilogy

Not so long ago, levitra in a theatre not so far away… A Halloween audience was treated to the genius that is the One Man Star WarsTrilogy. This Off-Broadway play based on the original Star Wars trilogy, viagra sale and…

Des Bishop Likes To Bang

Dealing with everything from drums to drunks, cialis Aifric Ni Ruairc reviews Bishop’s latest comedy offering When Róisín Shorthall resigned as Minister for State of Primary Care last week because of her frustrations with Minister for Health James Reilly, little…

More Art with Less Matter

Aifric Ni Ruairc gets reacquainted with Hamlet and tries to keep up with the Wooster Group’s inventive interpretation Everybody knows Hamlet; maybe you read it for the Junior Cert, hospital maybe you desperately memorized it for the Leaving. If you’re…

Killing Them Softly

Andrew Dominik’s latest effort is a snazzy array of self-importance manifested in a blistering hypnotic movie that features a menacing performance from Brad Pitt as a mob enforcer by the name of Jackie Cogan. Jackie Cogan (Brad Pitt) is hired…

New Releases

Joseph Gallagher takes a look at the latest releases to hit the silver screen The Perks of Being a Wallflower Director: Stephen Chbosky Stars: Logan Lerman, treat Emma Watson, online Ezra Miller, Paul Rudd. Plot: An introvert freshman is taken…

Social Satire: Casual Vacancy

Disguised as a ‘storm in a tea cup’ novel about small-town politics, J. K. Rowling’s first offering since Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows surprises with unflinching descriptions of the hardships of modern life. Barry Fairbrother may die in the…

‘The only honest art form is laughter’

Conor Fox finds out that ‘There’s no show like a Joe show’ at Dublin Theatre Festival Featuring music from the man himself, The Night Joe Dolan’s Car Broke Down originated in Virginia Co. Cavan and did the rounds in surrounding…

Verdict Served

Shane Meagher examines why ‘Twelve Angry Men’ is so popular 55 years after its release Twelve Angry Men is one of the most compelling films you’ll ever see. This is not because of any mind-blowing special effects or fast-paced scenes…