Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Movie quiz for August 26th Oh, you ARE sick?
The Rock is the world’s highest paid actor So, maybe stars still do matter. Just not the ones you might think.
Why are we still paying attention to the Rose of Tralee Beauty Pageant? It's great the Sydney Rose spoke out about abortion, but that doesn't make this patriarchal event any less horrible
Jennifer Lawrence is the world’s best paid female actor But the really interesting news concerns comediennes and Chinese actors
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper in fourth version of A Star is Born We'll believe it when we actually see it. Everybody has been in this reboot.
Movie quiz for August 19th Too many notes
Paddy Slattery’s Broken Law of Attraction launches crowd-funder The producer of the fine shorts Skunky Dog and Today seeks to make his first feature
UK Distributor Metrodome enters administration The innovative, canny firm, which handled such titles as Mommy, The Tribe and Tangerine, is in financial limbo