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End of an Era – Pariscope Ceases Publication

It’s the end of an era. Pariscope is to cease publication after more than half a century. According to reports in French media today’s edition will be its last. If you were a visitor or inhabitant of Paris “Pariscope” and “L’Officiel des Spectacles” were the “go to” publications to get information about event listings in […]

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Omniplex Carlow Official Opening

I don’t often get invited to official openings and launch events. So getting invited to the opening of the new cinema in Carlow was nice. Combine that with the screening of Jurassic World and it was impossible to pass it up. So last night a few of us headed over to the Omniplex in Carlow, […]

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Tshirt Giveaway on FilmReviews.ie

I’ve got a few Zohan tshirts to give away over on Film Reviews All you have to do is answer a simple question! (Tshirts courtesy of WayToBlue, who do the studio’s pr) Related Posts:Pet Hates – People Arriving Late to the CinemaTop Gun TshirtsOscars 2008 – Surprises?Oscars 2008End of an Era – Pariscope Ceases Publication

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Top Gun Tshirts

Top Gun is not a “chef d’oeuvre’, but it’s great fun.It has dated a bit since its initial release over 20 years ago, but it’s still enjoyable (Yes I do have the special edition DVD and the HD DVD release.) So how about Top Gun tshirts? Related Posts:Tshirt Giveaway on FilmReviews.iePet Hates – People Arriving […]

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Latest Iron Man Shocking News!

If you’ve seen the trailer for Iron Man this should interest you: Wildly Popular ‘Iron Man’ Trailer To Be Adapted Into Full-Length Film Related Posts:The Irony Of EducationGoogle’s Answer To PrivacyHotshots – Tacky Parody At Its Best!Get A Ringside View at the OscarsDealing With Cold Callers

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AllPosters Free Shipping Offer

AllPosters are doing another one of their free shipping offers for the next few days. I just bought a framed Fifth Element poster and saved myself about 20 euro on shipping costs. The coupon code is: TRMP Related Posts:End of an Era – Pariscope Ceases PublicationOmniplex Carlow Official OpeningMy New CaricatureBrussels Here I Come!Post-Christmas Sales […]

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Experiments in High Definition

The first two HD DVD discs that I ordered arrived this morning, so I’ll be enjoying HD tonight. That is if I can hook up my HD DVD player to the rest of the kit …. Hopefully the new TV stand will arrive .. otherwise there may be lots of screaming and gnashing of teeth […]

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Oscars 2008 – Surprises?

Last night’s Oscars led to the usual mixed bunch of wins. Ratatouille won. (The acceptance speech is amusing.) Atonement won, but didn’t sweep the boards. Marion Cotillard won – yet another reason for me to actually watch that film! Of course the biggest award for anyone here in Ireland was that picked up by Once […]

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