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Ireland/United Kingdom 2013
Director: John Michael McDonagh
Certificate 15 99m

‘That’s certainly a startling opening line.”

Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is not wrong. He has just been told, within the sanctity of his confessional box, of a horrific crime, the nature of which shouldn’t elicit a response of such flippancy, certainly not from a member of the clergy. 867 more words


Calvary (2014)

i believe in nothing. i stand for nothing. i do nothing. that’s my dad’s opinion of me and i think he’s on to something. Calvary is a movie about someone my dad would love, a priest named Father James who stands for everything but gets fucked regardless. 385 more words


The Guard

dir: Steve McDonagh, 2011

I originally wanted to write this in the wake of watching director Steve McDonagh’s third effort, Calvary. Sadly, sloth got the best of ya boy and I ended up procrastinating like hell. 589 more words


Book Review - The Selection Stories: The Prince & The Guard

Author: Kiera Cass

Series: The Selection

Genres: Young Adult, Romance, Dystopia

Release Date: 4th February 2014

Publishers: HarperCollins Children’s books

No. Pages: 227
Source: Myself… 253 more words


The Guard

Once in a while while you’re working in retail, you come across someone who genuinely loves being there. They love working there, all aspects of the business, and having close relationships with other managers and associates. 277 more words

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