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The Guard

Twice already, the guard, against his will, has entertained the access requests of her new acquaintances – who reek of tobacco and sexual desperation – tonight. 967 more words

Short Stories

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So… There have been a few… alterations to my current living conditions.

I suppose I should begin with mentioning that I am no longer employed by the Shit-Eating Brant and Wyne’s Criminal Paperwork Emporium. 1,085 more words

The Hollows

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I’m worried.

Nika always says I’m such a worry-wart, but this time… There’s something terrible happening, and I’m not convinced it’s as straightforward as it seems. 522 more words

The Hollows

The Guard (2011)


Brendan Gleeson is a cheerfully corrupt Irish policeman somewhere in the West of Ireland, whose life gets a tad more difficult when drug smugglers led by Liam Cunningham start shifting around on his patch whilst annoyingly straight-arrow CIA man Don Cheadle turns up to help. 79 more words

Film Reviews

Chronicle of a death foretold

Is there an actor better than Brendan Gleeson when it comes to evoking the strange, rare combination of exasperation and sadness? Look at his filmography and you’ll find funny, poignant performances throughout, from… 1,226 more words


War On Everyone

War On Everyone is the new film from John Michael McDonagh, director of The Guard and Calvary. McDonagh is a director who is known for his dark comedies and he brings that sensibility to the bad cop genre. 244 more words


War On Everyone (2016)

Directed By: John Michael McDonagh

Starring: Alexandar Skarsgard, Michael Pena, David Wilmot.

Author: Tony

Rating: 3.5/5 Coronas

John Michael McDonagh famously appears and disappears accordingly every few years. 1,032 more words