Slandering Others Anonymously

All things movies – news, reviews, and podcasts

Tag Archives: Martin McDonagh

Slandering Others Anonymously Podcast Episode #35

On this episode, Mike manages to put up a show on schedule! An old segment is revived, and reviews of Evil Dead and The Place Beyond The Pines are featured.

Listen to or download the show below, and click “read more of this post” to view a complete breakdown of the topics discussed in this episode.

Download .mp3 (Right click -> Save as)

Read more of this post

QFA Review: The Guard

(Note: I mentioned this on an episode of the podcast awhile ago but in case you missed it, I recently started doing some writing for the Quinte Film Alternative. They’re an organization that shows independent/niche movies at the Empire Theatre here in Belleville, Ontario. If you’re in the area, I highly recommend stopping by. But even if you aren’t nearby, these reviews will still be of interest. The QFA’s organizers have great taste in movies, so look for these films at an independent theatre near you. This review originally appeared here.)

In his film The Guard, Irish-born writer-director John Michael McDonagh takes the “buddy cop comedy” formula popularized in Hollywood and infuses it with his own unique sensibilities. The result is a hilarious, foul-mouthed and at times, strangely poignant film.

Read more of this post