Little Women, Then and Now

There is a new film of Louisa May Alcott’s beloved book, Little Women, out now, just in time for the holidays! Early buzz is very positive: it’s a triumph, according to most fans, and a very good version of this classic story, according to most critics. And that’s wonderful! After […]

The Byrne-ing News, November 2019

Well! Another Spirit of Ireland Gala has been celebrated. Another Halloween has been survived. Another Autumn is now officially underway. Even though our Mr. Byrne looks a bit solemn in the header image above, it’s only because he has been dealing with an impending apocalypse in War of the Worlds. […]

Celebrate Women’s History Month with Gabriel Byrne!

March is Women’s History Month! As most of you know, Gabriel Byrne is a vocal feminist and supporter of women’s rights and equality–in life, in film, in theater and the arts. He has worked with amazing women throughout his career: colleagues in front of the screen and collaborators behind it. […]

Byrne-ing Up the Screen for Valentine’s Day!

How do you spend Valentine’s Day? A little champagne with your significant other? Swanky dinner out on the town? Wine and heart-shaped cookies by the fire? Chocolates? Flowers? Diamonds? wink May we recommend all of the above PLUS a Byrne-ing hot Romantic film? Gabriel Byrne has made, it turns out, […]

A “Little Women” Celebration!

The perfect way to start the holidays, the 1994 version of Little Women offers a stellar cast, a great script, beautiful locations, gorgeous costumes, and a lovely score by Thomas Newman. Oh, and the hottest professor on the planet. Yes. For more about how I feel about this film, please […]