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, June 2019 Edition

So many of us are away on vacation now, relaxing in exotic locales, hanging out with family for a summer break, or just getting our feet wet at the beach. Taking it easy. It was a very busy Spring! And now we can kick back a bit. But not Mr. […]

Celebrate Gabriel’s Birthday!

Yes, Fellow Byrneholics. Another year has flown by and it is time, once again, to celebrate someone’s birthday. Whose birthday? Why, Gabriel Byrne’s birthday, of course! Our favorite Irishman has been a whirlwind of activity all year. He worked on several film and television projects that took him to places […]

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 […]

A Byrne-ing Romance!

Valentine’s Day is the perfect time to indulge in champagne, chocolates, a romantic dinner–and Gabriel Byrne Movies, of course! These films are guaranteed to put roses in your cheeks, perk up your mood, and add a spring to your step. They may also cause you to faint, so be prepared. […]

Saying Goodbye to Albert Finney

Albert Finney was a star from the moment he exploded on the screen in 1960, in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning. There was no question. He was versatile, talented, and magnetic–everything a star must be. He lit up the screen for five decades, in everything from Tom Jones to Under […]