Once Upon A Time In Mexico (2003)

So we finish the El Mariachi trilogy with this one, but Robert Rodriguez Month will be continuing for another two Mondays after this. I will go on to say before we get into the review that it contains spoilers for Desperado. If you haven’t seen Desperado, I would more likely than not recommend seeing it first. However, I speak from experience when I say that I saw … Continue reading Once Upon A Time In Mexico (2003)

Desperado (1995)

We continue El Mariachi March/Robert Rodriguez Month with the continuation of the El Mariachi trilogy. Leading me to say – if you haven’t seen El Mariachi and want to see it first, I recommend going to watch it now. This review will contain spoilers.  However, if you don’t care about El Mariachi, that’s okay as well because this film can stand on its own. So now that … Continue reading Desperado (1995)

El Mariachi (1992)

And so with Frevier Francais done and dusted, possibly until next year (or on the Wild Card), we begin what I will call El Mariachi March – or more specifically, Robert Rodriguez Month. This time, we will get hot and sunny weather in Western settings, numerous bars, several mistaken identities, various murder-inducing instruments, handsome men in black, and the beautiful women who fall for their … Continue reading El Mariachi (1992)

The Guard (2011) Movie Review

In America, when it comes to dark comedies full of quirky, well-developed characters, a common duo that comes to mind would be the Coen Brothers. ┬áLately in ireland, the 1s who come to mind for that genre have been the McDonagh brothers, Martin and John-Michael – and over the last 6 years, their work has become more and more associated with what makes Irish humour … Continue reading The Guard (2011) Movie Review