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Review: Showtime’s The Borgias

The second season of The Borgias (Sunday at 9 pm, Showtime) enters a crowded Sunday night field: HBO's Game of Thrones , AMC's Mad Men , even AMC's much discredited The Killing .
Blood oaths
By JON GARELICK  |  April 06, 2012

Review: Ondine

Love in a Neil Jordan film is almost always impossible: a guy falls for another man’s wife, or for his own mother, or (unwittingly) for another guy, or for the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Mysterious mer-woman takes up with a fisherman
By PETER KEOUGH  |  June 25, 2010


It was with The Joshua Tree that they became stadium-ready international superstars and solidified their relationship with producer Brian Eno.
The Joshua Tree: 20th Anniversary | Island
By MATT ASHARE  |  December 31, 2007

The Brave One

The Brave One is director Neil Jordan’s attempt at a thinking man’s vigilante flick.
A vigilant film lacking courage
By RAFER GUZMAN  |  September 12, 2007

The Wind that Shakes the Barley

The Palme d’Or winner at Cannes 2006, Ken Loach’s drama explores the tensions within an IRA guerrilla unit during the rebellion of 1920-’21.
Shakes class lines
By CHRIS WANGLER  |  March 15, 2007

Idol pleasures

It’s easy for me to say, because I don’t have to put butts into seats, but wouldn’t it be great if a local repertoire house programmed a series of adaptations of the late British novelist Graham Greene?
There's much more to Graham Green than The Third Man
By GERALD PEARY  |  May 22, 2006

Where is the love - side

By  |  March 01, 2006