Tag: movie

  • Michael Collins – The Movie

    Michael Collins – The Movie

    Feature Photo Michael Collins – The Movie A Film Review by sirpeterjames.com. Neil Jordan directs this film, and it stars Liam Neeson as the man, Michael Collins, Aiden Quinn as Hary Boland, and Julia Roberts as the romantic figure in both the lives of Michael and Harry. The filming of this movie in 1996 took […]

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  • Ireland-The Quiet Man Movie

    Ireland-The Quiet Man Movie

    Feature Photo: The Quiet Man – Behind the Scenes Mostly Westerns A Review by sirpeterjames.com. Here’s a real oldie, shot in Ireland in 1952. The Quiet Man is based on a 1933 Saturday Evening Post short story by Irish novelist Maurice Walsh. The story was adapted for the movie by screenwriters Frank S Nugent and […]

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  • Ryan’s Daughter-A Movie About Ireland.

    Ryan’s Daughter-A Movie About Ireland.

    Featured Image by Tommy Kwaky Upsplash.com Review By sirpeterjames.com Here is an oldie, filmed in 1970 in breathtaking locations by masters of cinematography. The location was largely Dingle Peninsula in County Kerry, Ireland. But the beach scenes were filmed on Long Beach, south of Noordhoek, Cape Town, South Africa. The movie won two Oscars and […]

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  • The Field-A Movie About Ireland

    The Field-A Movie About Ireland

    A Movie filmed and released in Ireland, in 1990 by Jim Sheridan. Based on the stage play of the same name written by John B Keene. (Produced by Gemini Productions at the Olympia Theatre in Dublin in 1965.) Review by Sir Peter James Dotcome. I viewed the movie through the courtesy of YouTube, and the […]

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  • Top Drawer Teacher – Happy Children.

    Top Drawer Teacher  – Happy Children.

    Feature Photo by CDC Upsplash.com A Top-Drawer Teacher I am privileged to have two Grandaughters who are teachers. They are women who play a vital role in the lives of the second stage in little people’s lives – ‘going to school.’ When my girls talk about their little charges, they do so with such passion […]

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  • The Little Prince

      A Book Review The Little Prince was authored by Antoine De Saint-Exupery (1900-1943), a French nobleman, in 1943. De Saint-Exupery was an aviator and the author of several bestselling novels, but the Little Prince far exceeded his wildest dreams.

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  • August Rush

    August Rush

      A film Review by sirpeterjamesdotcom. Starring: Freddie Highmore, Keri Russell, Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Terence Howard and Robin Williams. Into my life, every now and again, there slips a movie that I rate as a sensation! ‘August Rush’ is such a movie – why?

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  • The Little Prince

      A Book Review The Little Prince was authored by Antoine De Saint-Exupery (1900-1943), a French nobleman, in 1943. De Saint-Exupery was an aviator and the author of several bestselling novels, but the Little Prince far exceeded his wildest dreams.

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