Archive for Gerard Butler

What are the best and worst things about being a movie blogger?

Posted in COMMENT with tags , , , , , , , on June 3, 2010 by Ross McG

Film blogger. In the scale of annoying yet pointless existences, it’s somewhere between morning radio DJ and acting coach to Martin Lawrence. But it’s an existence thousands of us have perhaps foolishly chosen, including, uh, me. So what makes it worthwhile and what makes it a tedious pain in the… Continue reading


Which movies have you not been able to finish?

Posted in COMMENT with tags , , , , , on April 14, 2010 by Ross McG

Some things are just too darn difficult to follow through right to the end. Monopoly. Baseball. The Oscars. But surely setting aside a measly two hours to watch a film in your own home should be no trouble, right? Wrong… Continue reading

Top Five… worst Irish accents

Posted in TOP FIVES with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on July 23, 2009 by Ross McD

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Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, too-ra-loo-ra-li… top of the mornin’ to yah, boyo. There’s nothing that captures the heart of a fiery-haired cailín quite like a thick Oirish brogue, and none have mastered it as well as these fine strapping buachailli. Continue reading

Watchmen v 300

Posted in BATTLES with tags , , , , , , , , , on March 9, 2009 by rossvross

Murder: check. Sex: check. Rape: check. Gore: check. Impromptu limb amputation: check. What are we talking about? Why, comics of course! Though not quite The Beano and The Dandy. Read the (SPOILER FREE) arguments and decide. THIS…IS…WATCHMEN V 300!!! Continue reading