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Film review: The Secret Scripture

  Sebastian Barry’s novel The Secret Scripture was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize back in 2008, and now writer and director Jim Sheridan has adapted the Irish story from page to screen. The plot centres around mental hospital patient … Continue reading

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DVD review: Song for Marion

 2013 saw the release of two British comedies with the premise of ‘old people singing’ but where I felt Dustin Hoffman’s effort ‘Quartet’ was chock full of pretentious schmaltz, ‘Song for Marion’ seems completely genuine. It is a heartfelt love … Continue reading

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