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Calum Best and Eddie Jones - Pride of Ireland Awards 2014 held at The Mansion House - Departures - Dublin, Ireland - Wednesday 4th June 2014

Calum Best and Eddie Jones
Calum Best

Paolo Nutini and Eddie Jones - Paolo Nutini, Michelle Heaton, Kasey Smith, and Jason Sherlock arrive for The Late Late Show - Dublin, Ireland - Saturday 26th April 2014

Paolo Nutini and Eddie Jones
Paolo Nutini
Paolo Nutini and Eddie Jones
Paolo Nutini
Paolo Nutini and Eddie Jones
Paolo Nutini and Eddie Jones

Duncan James & superfan Eddie Jones - Reformed boyband Blue (Simon Webbe, Antony Costa, Lee Ryan, Duncan James) touchdown in Dublin airport & meet Santa ahead of playing support to Wet Wet Wet in The O2 tonight. The Blue boys also bumped into TV3 presenter Andrea Hayes filming her Christmas special 'Coming Home for Christmas', Dublin Airport... - Dublin, Ireland - Thursday 5th December 2013

Duncan James and Eddie Jones
Duncan James
Antony Costa, Andrea Hayes, Duncan James, Lee Ryan and Simon Webbe
Duncan James and Eddie Jones
Duncan James
Antony Costa, Simon Webbe, Duncan James, Santa and Lee Ryan - Blue

Eddie Jones and Katherine Jackson - Saturday 26th June 2010 at Beverly Hilton Hotel Los Angeles, California

Eddie Jones and Katherine Jackson

Fighting Tommy Riley Review


Very Good
As you sit down to watch Fighting Tommy Riley, you may be thinking that the world doesn't need another boxing drama, and the first few minutes of the film, which introduce us to a down-on-his-luck boxer and a down-on-his-luck trainer, won't dissuade you of that notion. But then the movie starts to float like a butterfly and, more important, sting like a bee, and you realize that there's more going on here than stale Rocky tropes.

Young Tommy (J.P. Davis) suffered a traumatic loss at the 1999 Olympic Trials, and he hasn't been the same since. Now he fights for a few bucks here and there at seedy L.A. gyms. It's at one such gym where he catches the eyes of the unlikely duo of Marty (Eddie Jones) and Diane (Diane Tayler). Marty, the gone-to-seed trainer, is a hugely obese high school teacher who suffers from near-crippling depression. Diane is a former student of his who has set up a boxing promotion business to give him something to live for. When they spot Tommy, they know they've found their next Great White Hope.

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The Terminal Review


Good
No modern traveler has more notoriety than Merhan Karimi Nasseri, who has been stranded in Terminal One of Paris's Charles de Gaulle airport since 1988. Nasseri was expelled from Iran in 1977 and spent 10 years trying to gain political asylum in Europe. That all came to an end when his bag was stolen in Paris, essentially stranding him at CDG. In 1993, a movie was made about him (Lost in Transit), starring Jean Rochefort. Nasseri's life reappears on screen this year in The Terminal, courtesy of Steven Spielberg and Tom Hanks. And shamefully, Nasseri goes unmentioned in the movie's production notes.

In The Terminal, Spielberg gives us Hanks as Viktor Navorski, a visitor from the fictitious country of Krakhozia in Eastern Europe. Hanks, made up to be pasty and lumpy, puts on a mush-mouthed accent reminiscent of Yakov Smirnoff, and finds himself landing at New York's JFK on a mission we won't discover until the end of the film. We know only that it involves a Planters peanut can.

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Return To Me Review


Very Good

Taken out of context, the plot of "Return To Me" sounds like a really cheesy gimmick for a movie romance.

David Duchovny plays a man whose beautiful, adoring wife (Joley Richardson) dies in a car crash. Minnie Driver is a heart patient who gets the dead woman's ticker in a transplant. After a respectable amount of time has passed for the purposes of good taste, they meet by chance and fall in love.

Your eyes are rolling, right? But surprise, surprise -- the whole magical-innards angle is merely a jumping off point for a sincere and very funny love story that is easily the best romantic dramedy since "Jerry Maguire."

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Seabiscuit Review


Very Good

Making a genuinely stirring, unabashedly all-American feel-good movie -- the kind that makes you want to stand up and cheer -- has to be one of the most difficult, precision tasks in modern cinema. But writer-director Gary Ross beautifully sidesteps contemporary cynicism in "Seabiscuit," a film that invokes the warm, gratifying, can-do spirit of the uplifting films that once helped people forget the Great Depression two hours at a time.

The miracle success story of a too-small steed and his too-large jockey who together came to dominate and popularize horse racing in the late 1930s, the film is a metaphor for the underdog hope of the era that it captures so transportingly.

Adapted by Ross ("Pleasantville") from the acclaimed book by Laura Hillenbrand, the picture gets off to a unconventional start with a rambling 20-minute prologue -- narrated by David McCullough, the compassionate voice of Ken Burns' PBS documentaries -- that gallops through both general history (the Model T Ford, the stock market crash, prohibition) and detailed backstory (early owners deemed Seabiscuit too diminutive, lazy and willful to be a champion) while trying to look like it's trotting along at a laid-back canter.

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Fighting Tommy Riley Movie Review

Fighting Tommy Riley Movie Review

As you sit down to watch Fighting Tommy Riley, you may be thinking that the...

The Terminal Movie Review

The Terminal Movie Review

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