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Film Review: Rush

Richard Mitchell on Ron Howard’s latest We are living in the golden age of the biopic. Recent evidence includes Spielberg’s Lincoln and Steven Soderbergh’s…

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Review: Kick Ass Two

Director: Jeff Wadlow Starring: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, sovaldi Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Chloe Grace Moretz, Jim Carrey. Film Review: Kick Ass 2 Richard Mitchell gives his verdict…

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Review: Gone Girl

Gone Girl by American author Gillian Flynn’s third and most popular novel has received huge attention in the media and is the go-to recommendation…

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Grand Theft Auto V Review

It’s been five years since the previous Grand Theft Auto IV which was set in the fictitious ‘Liberty City, site ’ based heavily on…

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Retrospective: Alien

Richard Mitchell attempts to exorcise memories of the recent Prometheus by taking a look back at what made the first film in its franchise…

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Breaking Bad is Hard to Out-Do

Daniel Nolan addresses the question of what we’ll all do with our lives after Breaking Bad goes to pasture next week… The above headline…

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Bad Brains: A Band in DC

Jonathan Barry takes a look at an interesting documentary… After the first 40 minutes, store this documentary on the seminal band Bad Brains dispenses…

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Out Of Here

Daniel Nolan on the Jameson Dublin Film Festival feature Out of Here is the debut feature-length from promising young Irish director Donal Foreman. It…

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In Conversation: Ricky Jay

Daniel Nolan speaks to the subject of the documentary Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay Ricky Jay has been one of…

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Cinema’s Most Unusual Pairs.

Fresh from being charmed by odd couple black comedy, here Harold and Maude, thumb Caitríona O’Malley casts an eye over some of cinema’s stranger…

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Milk Retrospective

Films about famous figures can be difficult to pull off. Too syrupy and they risk being considered lightweight. Too critical and people might think…