Count Down to ZeroZeroZero March 6!

ZeroZeroZero, director Stefano Sollima’s take on the explosive book by Roberto Saviano, becomes available on Amazon Prime US this Friday, March 6. There are eight episodes coming our way and, if this series works like other Amazon Prime Originals, all episodes will drop at once. So don’t expect to see […]

Good Night, Gaybo

Updated November 9 Joe.ie has published a lovely tribute to Gay Byrne. Included are a video of some of Gay’s memorable interviews and tweets from a variety of people affected by his passing. Do take a look. November 6 Many of us who are not fortunate enough to live in […]

ZEROZEROZERO in Venice!

The 76th Venice International Film Festival—La Biennale Cinema di Venezia— takes place at the Venice Lido from August 28th to September 7th, 2019 . This year’s line-up includes the following sections: Venezia 76, Out of Competition, Orizzonti (Horizons), Venice Classics, Sconfini (Selected Works), Biennale College – Cinema, Venice Virtual Reality […]

A Summertime Challenge

So where are you this summer? What are you doing? Is it even summer where you are? It is where I am, that is certain! During the dog days of summer, I think it is nice to stay indoors in the air conditioning (when it is functioning, of course) and […]

MANIAC: Review Round-up

Gabriel Byrne continues to seek out creative, inventive, unusual projects–and Maniac certainly fits the bill! The synopsis at Netflix gives us the outline for this story: “Two strangers are drawn to a mysterious pharmaceutical trial that will, they’re assured, with no complications or side-effects whatsoever, solve all of their problems, […]

Maniac

A Netflix Limited Series Status: Production Completed Release Date: September 21, 2018 Created, written, and executive produced by Patrick Somerville Directed by Cary Fukunaga Cast: Jonah Hill, Emma Stone, Justin Theroux, Sally Fields, Gabriel Byrne First Trailer Teaser Synopsis from Netflix Set in a world somewhat like our world, in […]