A wide-eyed 4-year-old makes a fairly convincing case for the existence of an afterlife in Heaven Is for Real. But it’s Greg Kinnear, with his characteristic affability, who just about seals the deal.
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Three years ago, writer/director John Michael McDonagh and star Brendan Gleeson delivered The Guard, a phenomenal black comedy set in rural Ireland. Together again, following on from that is a more serious, but often equally hilarious, account of one man coming to terms with mortality. 510 more words
Released: 11th April
Director: John Michael McDonagh
Cast: Brendan Gleeson, Chris O’Dowd, Kelly Reilly, Aiden Gillen
The first scene in Calvary encapsulates the film perfectly: it is tense, surprising, brilliantly acted and possesses twin veins of humour and menace. 628 more words