Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

What the bloody hell happened to horror? With It Follows receiving rave reviews, we wonder why such films so rarely trouble critics or upper reaches of the box office
Five films to catch in March Things have fallen just a little quiet. But there are still treats to be had.
Farewell, Leonard Nimoy If you are of a certain age, then a little bit of you just fell away. A charismatic actor has died.
Movie quiz for February 26th Relax. It's an Oscar-free zone. (Well, nearly)
New SpongeBob SquarePants flick to be released in Irish It has been confirmed that the Bikini Bottom resident will be speaking in the national tongue.
Five films I need to see at the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival As we move towards the capitals's biggest film jamboree, I ponder the picture that have really got my juices flowing.
The best picture nominees for 2016 He's not doing what I think he's doing. Is he? Yes, he is. He's naming next year's Oscar nominees.
Ten questions answered about the Oscars No alarms and no surprises, please. We revisit the questions we thought interesting a few days ago