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"We're Not Brazil, We're Northern Ireland"

Advantages: Philosophical David & Goliath tale
Disadvantages: You probably had to have "been there" to really appreciate it

Release date: June 12, 2015 (United Kingdom) Director: James Erskine Music composed by: Andrew Simon McAllister Screenplay: James Erskine, Marie Jones Producers: James Erskine, Victoria Gregory Running time 88 minutes. DVD available on Amazon from £10.9 ...

spanielize 18.05.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Shooting For Socrates (DVD)

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Like an England penalty... it misses the target

Advantages: mildly Interesting, maybe more so if you are Irish
Disadvantages: No real drama, no excitement, no real story to go with the actual events

Shooting For Socrates Shooting For Socrates is a film based around the adventures of the Northern Ireland football team in the last couple of qualifying games for the 1986 World Cup and what happened to them over in Mexico when they made it. More impo ...

Ailran 12.02.2016 · Read full review
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Review of Shooting For Socrates (DVD)

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Sublime footballing artistry from a French master

Advantages: A fascinating study of 90 minutes with a footballing legend
Disadvantages: Probably not that interesting for non footy fans

...INTRODUCTION I had heard of this film a while back and was very chuffed when it turned up one year as a Christmas present from Ms Larsbaby. Zidane is a living footballing legend, blessed with sublime skill and grace, his movements easy on the eye ...

larsbaby 02.03.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Zidane - A 21st Century Portrait (DVD)

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Making the grade

Advantages: Great film and acting
Disadvantages: None

Directed by – Ericson Core Running time – 105 Mins Classification – PG IMDB Rating – 7.1/10 My rating - 9/10 The film Vince is working as a teacher, and one day he goes in to find someone else taking his class. He is then called into the office to i ...

kineticspade 29.08.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Invincible (DVD)

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Set your hopes and sights high - anything can happen

Advantages: Good job all round, well presented, solid storytelling
Disadvantages: Nothing really

Mark Wahlberg's a bit like marmite for me. Give him a role he has to really work with, and I'm usually disappointed. Give him a vehicle, a simple one where he just has to be on screen, look impressive and move around properly and he usually does really we ...

pmcds 22.09.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Invincible (DVD)

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