Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Mrs Brown’s Boys is written out of history The media reports that Brooklyn enjoyed the biggest opening weekend for a domestic film since 1996. Ahem! Excuse me!
The trailer for Duncan Jones’s Warcraft is here The director of Moon and Source Code is the latest to attempt a movie adaptation of a video game. Good luck to him.
Movie quiz for November 6th What do you mean: "I know thee not, old man"? Of course you do. Look harder.
On the US box office failure of Steve Jobs After a storming opening on limited release, Danny Boyle's fine biopic dragged itself into the trash.
The Lobster tops nominee chart at British Independent Film Awards Macbeth and 45 Years also do well at the indie bash.
A new Star Trek series is on the way Amazingly, it's been 10 whole years since the last outing. It's been 50 since Star Trek began
Five films to catch in November The good news is we're coming down with intriguing films. The bad news is they're crowding each other out.
Movie Quiz for October 30th A fine soft day in the spring, it was, when the train pulled into Castletown.