Fan Review: EXCALIBUR–Behind the Movie

A note from Stella: Jeremy Wiley has been a big fan of John Boorman’s epic fantasy, Excalibur, since he was a youngster, hunting down VHS and laserdisc versions of the film and collecting posters and photos along the way. Fast forward to the present and you just know that we […]

The Byrne-ing News, March 2019 Edition

March has arrived in a rather lamb-like manner, with our peripatetic Irishman averting fictional alien disasters in the south of England, while enjoying visiting the various towns in which he is filming. Things will rev up, no doubt, as Spring progresses and another new project–Death of a Ladie’s Man–begins. So, […]

A St. Patrick’s Day Adventure

We can’t all visit Ireland on St. Patrick’s Day, though we might yearn to make that trip. And having Gabriel Byrne as our guide would be magical, would it not? So, the next best thing? Go there virtually! These three Gabriel Byrne films are on our annual Wearing of the […]

The Byrne-ing News, May 2018 Edition

Spring has sprung! The way Byrneholics know this is because we just celebrated Gabriel Byrne’s birthday. And, while we were doing that, we also celebrated the 10th birthday of Byrneholics Online! Yes, it’s been ten years since those first heady days in 2008, when Gabriel knocked us all sideways with […]

Distribution Deal for BEHIND THE SWORD IN THE STONE!

It has been a long time coming, but finally there is great news for the documentary Behind the Sword in the Stone, the film about the making of John Boorman’s Excalibur! Mark Wright, the director of the film, reports that PBS is now the official worldwide distributor and will be […]