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100 Word Review - Be Kind Rewind (2008)

For all of you who have experienced the joy of a “sweded” video and those of you haven’t, Jack Black and Mos Def have a film just for you… 74 more words

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#OTD in 1911 – Birth of actress, Maureen O’Sullivan, in Boyle, Co Roscommon.

Maureen Paula O’Sullivan was the daughter of Mary (née Frazer) and Charles Joseph O’Sullivan, an officer in the Connaught Rangers who served in World War I. 103 more words

Irish History

Movie inspiration of the week - Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Costume Designer: Anthea Sylbert

This is not one of my favourite movies and definitely not one of my favourite genres. However, I’m back to my beloved pixie… 71 more words

At The Movies

Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

“How many times is a man so taken with a woman that he walks off the screen just to get her?”

This line spoken by one of Jeff Daniels’ characters is really the key to opening up the fantasy that is Purple Rose of Cairo.  870 more words


PODCAST // SO IT'S A SHOW ep. 4: It's Peyton Place!

SO IT’S A SHOW is a biweekly podcast I co-host. In each episode, we examine a new pop culture reference in an episode of Gilmore Girls… 130 more words

Podcast & Video

The Purple Rose of Cairo (1985)

Dir. Woody Allen. Starring Mia Farrow, Jeff Daniels, Danny Aiello

In the past five or six years, I think we’ve been very anxious to find movies which remind us somehow of the past, to lighten our own sort of pessimism about the world at large, and to crown these films as “charming.” It began with… 1,291 more words