Donald Clarke

Whingeing about cinema and real life since 2009

Dublin Film Critics Circle names I, Daniel Blake best of 2016 There were also honours for Arrival and A Date for Mad Mary
Movie quiz for December 17th Rooolllllll, another one. Just like the other one. You've been holding on to it. And I sure would like a hit.
Screenwriter’s 10 favourite albums of 2016 The year's most annoying best-of list is here to get on your wick again
10 things to say about those Golden Globe film nominations The Hollywood Foreign Press Association continues to confound. God bless 'em.
Toni Erdmann cleans up at the European Film Awards Maren Ade becomes the first woman to win top prize at the EuroGongs
Kirk Douglas is 100 The star of Spartacus and Lust for Life remains proudly aloft. We salute him.
Movie quiz for December 9th He rocks in the tree tops all day long, hoppin' and a-boppin' and singing his song.
The Baywatch trailer is awesome It's got Dwayne Johnson and Zac Efron in it. It looks really funny.