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088 - Brooklyn

Rating: 5/10

In 1951, Eilis Lacey is a young woman from Enniscorthy, County Wexford, a small town in southeast Ireland, where she lives with her mother and sister, Rose. 182 more words


Netflix Boards ‘A Boy Called Christmas’ With Jim Broadbent, Kristen Wiig in Ensemble Cast

Netflix has boarded Studiocanal and Blueprint Pictures’ Santa Claus origins movie “A Boy Called Christmas,” which has just started shooting.

Jim Broadbent (“Paddington”), Kristen Wiig (“Bridesmaids”), and Sally Hawkins (“The Shape of Water”) will star. 187 more words


Black 47


A taciturn soldier deserts the army, heads back to his homeland  and finds that, in his absence, his family has been decimated. Powered by a hunger for revenge, he sets off to exact bloody mayhem on the people who have wronged him. 332 more words


The Avengers

The Avengers. Warner Bros. 1998.

Before watching the movie:

What can be said about this big-budget adaptation of a beloved, long-lasting sci-fi/fantasy/action/adventure franchise? This movie that brought people’s childhood fantasies to the big screen in an ambitious project that had never been done before? 562 more words


Irish Box Office Hit 'Black 47' on Netflix Sunday 31st

The Irish box-office smash hit BLACK ‘47, directed by Lance Daly, will be available to view on Netflix from Sunday 31st March.

It’s 1847, and Ireland is in the grip of the Great Famine that has ravaged the country for two long years. 244 more words

Culture & Arts

The Lady in the Van (2015)

Director: Nicholas Hytner

Writer: Alan Bennett (Screenplay)

Starring: Maggie Smith, Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent, Francis De La Tour, Rufus Allam, Dominic Cooper


Plot: A man forms an unexpected bond with a transient woman living in her van that’s parked in his driveway. 447 more words




When in London for the weekend and you’re faced with a day of rain, there’s only one thing for it, a movie.

My companions and I weren’t sure what to see as we’d initially wanted to check out Crimson Peak, but that had mostly finished. 503 more words