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#171 – The comeback trail 2021

Written by: George Gallo & Josh Posner Directed by: George Gallo Starring: Robert De Niro, Tommy Lee Jones, Morgan Freeman, Emile Hirsch & Jack Braff *The Story * Robert De Niro’s in debt to the Mob and thinks up a new insurance scam to try pay them off. De Niro has to try and kill […]

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film Film Recomendation My Life

#170 – The Shining 100 years on from the ending

Well well well if it isn’t the 4th of July. Oh it’s more than just the 4th of July my friends. It’s been 100 years since Jack Torrance was photographed in the Overlook Hotel. Let us never forget this iconic moment of cinema history. Kubrick, Nicholson and Duvall thank you all for the Shining. To […]

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Media Music Music Recomendation My Life

#169 – Quick hurry and listen to Mohammad’s radio by Warren Zevon now!🎸

One of the best one of his best and one of my favourite songs of all time. The song is called Mohammad’s radio and Warren Zevon gifted the world this beautiful piece of music before he left us all behind. It’s beautiful and different just like Warren. This song just gets played a lot and […]

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#168 – my music recommendations for this week

The past week I’ve been on a non stop Bob Dylan train. The sun’s finally coming out here in Limerick and I wanna drive around, walk around and sit around at home with Dylan soothing my ears with his vocal prowess and beauty. Doesn’t Bob Dylan have such a powerful, unique and other passionate tone […]

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Comedy film Film Recomendation film review Martin Scorsese film reviews

#167 – The King of Comedy 1982

Written by: Paul D Zimmerman Directed by: Martin Scorsese Starring: Robert De Niro, Jerry Lewis, Sandra Bernhard, Diahnne Abbott & Shelley Hack *The Story * Rupert Pupkin (De Niro) plays a wannabe stand up comedian who idolises celebrity, fame and Jerry Langford (Lewis) a famous television host and comedian. A story of obsession and delusion […]

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#166 – Sopranos prequel ;The Many Saints of Newark FINALLY has a trailer!

I’m at work and I’m going about my day as per usual just being a regular neighbour social care worker and then BOOM. Out of nowhere I’ve gotten the gift of gifts and that is a trailer for the Soprano movie I’ve been waiting 4 years for. This film was announced first back in 2017 […]

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Poetry

#165 – Happy belated fathers day

Alan is who I was assigned So called son to this man I’m meant to call dad So what can I say about this walking contradiction He loves me and adores me, he’d do anything for me. Only in his cheap words was this true to the guy Love was what I wanted, maybe tenderness […]

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conversation Poetry

#164 – Splendid Isolation

The world keeps getting smaller We’ve been isolated for over a year now but when it’s forced upon you it’s not the same feeling of escapism Bukowski felt better when people weren’t around and I don’t know if that’s the case, I love people and being surrounded by familiar faces but sometimes I just want […]

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My Life Poetry Quarantine

#163 – Sleep

1:10 am, She’s asleep beside me, The dog is snoring on his worn out, faded yellow cushion next to the bed and I can’t get to sleep. She looks much better than I do when I sleep, or when I’m awake There’s a summers breeze outside but it’s late and Ireland so it chills too […]

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#162 – Cape Fear (1991)

Written by: John D MacDonald, Wesley Strick, James R Webb Directed by: Martin Scorsese Starring: Robert De Niro, Nick Nolte, Jessica Lange, Juliette Lewis, Gregory Peck, Robert Mitchum & Joe Don Baker * The Story * Cape fear follows the story of Sam Bowden (Nolte) as a defense lawyer who’s having marriage troubles with his […]