1 February 2009
Cast: Alison Pill, Amy Acker, Dichen Lachman, Diego Luna, Emile Hirsch, Enver Gjokaj, George Clooney, Harry Lennix, James Franco, Josh Brolin, Miracle Laurie, Olivia Williams, Sean Penn
Script: Dustin Lance Black, Wes Anderson
Setting: 1970s, USA
Despite my long stated policy of not reading reviews until after I’ve seen a film I’ve come across quite a few views on this film. Mostly positive. Course I didn’t really read any of them. I’m not about to go against my own policy that way. But I did notice the good buzz. So maybe that is why I came out of the cinema a little disappointed at this one.
Test the nation was on last night See RTE have been running a series of shows over the past week marking how Ireland has changed since 1986. Obviously the reason they chose ’86 was that is when B#4 was born, … Continue reading
22 February 2006
Seems like every time you turn around there is a new debate spawning across the Irish blogosphere. The latest one comes after a poll published in the Irish Examiner which states that 51% of Irish people are in favour of … Continue reading
24 June 2005
The ultra-Orthodox Jewish mayor of Jerusalem has banned an annual gay pride parade due to take place in the holy city next Thursday … Jewish, Christian and Muslim religious leaders had denounced the festival as an abomination.
19 December 2003
North to give gay couples legal status – good move