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Author - Eamonn Lynch-Bowers

Lady Bird Review

I have a soft spot for coming-of-age films. There’s something cathartic about watching a slightly-too-old-for-the-role actor, not a hint of acne in sight, bear the troubles of the average teenagehood: warts, as the case may be, and all. And they are...

The Post: Uninspiring Risk-Averseness

In The Post, the new installment of Steven Spielberg’s career-long patriotic rant, our attention is once again turned to another pillar of modern Western society – the press. If Saving Private Ryan was a musing on the role of the military, and...

Eamonn on Film 2017

At this time of year, it’s customary, amid the lethargic haze of Christmas and New Year, to take some time out for a healthy bit of introspection. And, in that festive spirit, I have taken it upon myself to draw up, like the benevolent film-critic...