Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Movie quiz for January 29th It's close to midnight and something evil's lurking in the dark
Ten films to see at The Audi Dublin International Film Festival There's plenty more where these came from, but here are a few suggestions to be getting on with
Is The Big Short really the best picture favourite? Having triumphed at the PGA, the financial sector satire has certain strands of history on its sideI
Your Sundance digest The Irish are doing well. But what else is happening in snowy Utah.
The Academy “does something” about diversity The debate about the whiteness (and maleness) of this years Oscar nominations bubbles on
I was right about The Force Awakens not beating Avatar The trade papers are now resigned to the fact that the new Star Wars film will not be the biggest of all time.
Movie quiz for January 21st All the time. ALL THE TIME.
Why I hate Friends There's not really going to be a "reunion". Thank the stars