Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

London Film Festival gives top prize to Certain Women More particularly, a successful event gives its top prize to a certain woman called Kelly Reichhardt
The 10 best Ron Howard films ranked Never mind the Dan Brown nonsense. The former child actor has proved to be a great director of mainstream old-school movies.
Dylan’s Nobel prize makes us feel a bit better about the US As Donald Trump dominated the conversation, the Nobel committee makes a positive gesture
Movie quiz for October 14th Kind hearts are more than coronets, and simple faith than Norman blood.
Mike Huckabee compares Trump to Quint in Jaws Fair play to Megyn Kelly for pointing out the ludicrousness of the comparison
The Film Board gets €2 million back in budget The budget has not restored 2008 levels of funding, but the graph is pointing in the right direction.
Movie Quiz for October 7th Uno, dos, tres, catorce. Turn it up loud, captain
A new Twilight film is a possibility The studio is willing. More surprisingly, Kristen and Rob are not necessarily opposed to the idea