John Byrne marks the 50th anniversary of the 1965 film “The Sound Of Music”
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The nominations for this year’s Academy Awards were announced yesterday afternoon. One of the films nominated for best adapted screenplay is Inherent Vice, directed by Paul Thomas Anderson and starring Joaquin Phoenix which is due out in cinemas here later this month. It’s adapted from the 2009 novel of the same name by Thomas Pynchon and to tell us more about the author is Mark Quinn.
Inherent Vice starring Joaquin Phoenix and directed by Paul Thomas Anderson is out on the 30th of January and the book is published by Penguin.
The latest from director Clint Eastwood and starring Bradley Cooper - American Sniper. Tense music drama Whiplash, and a biopic of the British war veteran Vera Brittain, Testament of Youth. Eithne Shortall and Stephen Boyd have been to see them. The Oscar Nominations were revealed today, a short discussion on who is in and who was left out.
James Kent, director of film “Testament of Youth”, a story of love, war and remembrance based on the memoir of the same name, talks to Seán.
Presenter: Seán Rocks