Arena Monday 6 January 2014

coming up on Friday's show.....films for review include the "The Magnificent Seven" protecting the underdog, a childhood friendship put in danger by irritating adults in "Little Men" and Irish troops battling mercenaries in the Congo during "The Siege of Jadotville" and the latest albums from David Bowie's back catalogue, Billy Bragg and Warpaint

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Arena

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Review: Patricia Cornwell - Dust

Review: Patricia Cornwell - Dust

Declan Burke Reviews Patricia Cornwell's new book 'Dust'.

12 Years a Slave

12 Years a Slave

Steve McQueen talks to Harry Guerin of RTE Ten about his latest film "12 Years a Slave".

L'Histoire de Melodie Nelson

L'Histoire de Melodie Nelson

Serge Gainsbourg is probably best known as the composer of Je t'aime, but critics might argue that Serge Gainsbourg's best work is an album that is less well known - L'Histoire de Melodie Nelson. Jim Carroll has been listening to the album and reading a new book about it, also called Histoire de Melodie Nelson by Darren Anderson.

Classic Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob

Classic Movie: The Lavender Hill Mob

Our classic movie this week is a 1951 Ealing comedy with an extraordinary cast which includes Alec Guinness, Stanley Holloway and Audrey Hepburn. The Lavender Hill Mob, is the choice of guest Darryl Jones

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