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The Guard [2011]

I like Calvary so much, I wanted to see this next. Same writer/director and lead actor. Apparently, this is the most successful Irish film to date, with regard to box-office sales. 97 more words


***2014 RECAP*** MOVIE REVIEW | Calvary (2014)

“I think she’s bipolar, or lactose intolerant, one of the two”.

A small village surrounded by rolling green hills and mountains. A story revolving around a Catholic priest and the transgressions of the catholic church. 629 more words


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