Robert O'Connor in the Nixer

In Memory of Robert O’Connor

The Irish film making community was shocked by the unexpected passing of Robert O’Connor over the weekend. Details of the cause of death are not public knowledge at this point, but one thing is...
Des Bishop Breaking China

Des Bishop: Breaking China (Review)

Stand up comedy has presented us with not only one of the most distinctive and original voices in the world, but also one of the world’s most renowned polyglots in the form of Eddie Izzard.  As...
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Easter Bunny – Short Film of the Week

Easter is a nice time of year where most people get a bit of extra time off work and stuff their faces with a variety of chocolate eggs and other such treats. The old school among you may take the ti...
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The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (Review)

Many people thought that the reason for the reboot of the Spider-Man franchise so soon after the release of the final part of Sam Raimi’s trilogy was for Sony Pictures to retain the rights to the luc...
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Mad Men’s Most Addictive Moments

There are some TV shows that you just watch mindlessly – enjoyable, but they don’t require active participation.  Mad Men has never been one of those TV shows. It was the TV show that cam...
The Double

The Double (Review)

The Double is a seriously ambitious piece of work from Richard Ayoade, who made his directorial début in 2010 with the low-key, quirky and beautifully made Submarine, although viewers may be more fam...