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    Film reviews

    Eithne Shortall and Joe Griffin review new films – “Pride”,  “A Most Wanted Man” and “A Nightingale Falling”

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    Stellan Skarsgard

    Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgard talks about acting in theatre, television and film, working with Lars von Trier and his latest role in the film “In Order Of Disappearance”

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    Film reviews

    Sinead Gleeson and Gavin Burke review “Before I Go To Sleep”, “Sex Tape” and “The Hundred Foot Journey”

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    Film and TV preview

    Chris Wasser previews the best of what’s to come this autumn/winter on film and television

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    Film Reviews

    Up for review this evening are the graphic novel sequel Sin City 2: A Dame to Kill For; Brendan Gleeson’s latest comedy The Grand Seduction  and Disneys' family sports movie Million Dollar Arm.

    Arlene Hunt and Brian Lloyd have been to see them for Arena.

     

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    Early Silent Films Made in Ireland On Show

    The period between the years of 1910 and 1915 saw the production of the first fiction films to be made in Ireland. Now, nine of these films are on show at the Douglas Hyde Gallery in Dublin’s Trinity College. They have turned one of their galleries into a mini movie theatre where the films will be running continuously for people just to pop in and watch maybe one of them.

    Professor Kevin Rockett of the School of Drama, Film and Music is the project director and he joins Evelyn in studio

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    Sacha Puttnam

    David Puttnam's son, the pianist and composer Sacha Puttnam, has recorded an album of the music from some of his father's great films called 'Puttnam Plays Puttnam'

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    "Four Weddings and a Funeral" is 20 Years Old

    Back in 1994, a British film called 'Four Weddings and a Funeral' was released on the big screen. With a budget of just a couple of million pounds sterling, this story of a bumbling bachelor trying to find love went on to break box office records

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    Film reviews

    Ruth Barton and Gavin Burke review "Welcome To New York", "God's Pocket" and "The Inbetweeners 2"

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