Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Movie Quiz for December 18th Yes. We forgot to do a special Christmas quiz. Again!
The Dublin Film Critics Circle plumps for Boyhood and Frank Like virtually every other critics circle throughout the western world, the reviewers in the capital went for Richard Linklater's moving saga.
The London Film Critics Circle thinks Saoirse Ronan is British It's nice that the professional body so often acknowledges Irish talent, but still...
Ten overlooked films from 2014 Not necessarily the most over-rated, these are films that just weren't much in the conversation this year
Ida triumphs at the European Film Awards PaweĊ‚ Pawlikowski's film is building up an impressive wave of momentum
Movie quiz for December 12th In the bleak mid-winter you will enjoy a quiz
Let’s be nice about The Golden Globes There were some things worth celebrating when the nominations were announced this morning
Nice new trailer for Inside Out The promo for the latest from Pixar promises some amusing diversions