Browsing the "Drama" Category

Inherent Vice (2014)

December 12th, 2014 | by Padraic Coffey

About two-thirds of the way through Inherent Vice, our protagonist, pot-smoking private investigator Larry ‘Doc’ Sportello (Joaquin Phoenix), sits scrawling the

Spike Island (2013)

April 5th, 2013 | by Padraic Coffey

Though never relegated to the bin of musical obscurity – their eponymous debut album continues to chart highly on any

Dollhouse (2012)

December 7th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

One cannot help but feel protective towards the Irish film industry. Given the paltry amount of money allocated to the

Life of Pi (2012)

November 21st, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

As with Martin Scorsese’s Hugo, the decision of Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee to helm a major motion picture in

Lincoln (2012)

November 9th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

Saving Private Ryan, the second film for which Steven Spielberg won a Best Director Academy Award, memorably begins with over

Cloud Atlas (2012)

October 26th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

Certain sections of the media, in a not entirely serious fashion, have drawn parallels between two of the films that

Amour (2012)

October 24th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

Those familiar with Michael Haneke’s output may interpret the 12A certificate of his latest film Amour as a sign that

On the Road (2012)

October 12th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

The one unavoidable question facing Walter Salles’ adaptation of On the Road is, why now? Why more than thirty years

The Master (2012)

September 14th, 2012 | by Padraic Coffey

Paul Thomas Anderson does not create films that inspire apathy in the viewer. Few will respond to his latest, The

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