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A Further Gesture is a 1997 film directed by Robert Dornhelm.
A.I. Artificial Intelligence, also known as A.I., is a 2001 American science fiction drama film directed by Steven Spielberg.
This name for the Academy Award for Live Action Short Film was introduced in 1974.
An actor (often actress for women; see terminology) is a person who portrays a character in a performance.
Albert Nobbs is a 2011 British-Irish drama film directed by Rodrigo García and starring Glenn Close.
Alone in Berlin is a 2016 war drama film directed by Vincent Pérez and written by Pérez and Achim von Borries, based on the 1947 fictionalized novel Every Man Dies Alone by Hans Fallada.
Altan are an Irish folk music band formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her husband Frankie Kennedy.
Assassin's Creed is a 2016 American action adventure film based on the video game franchise of the same name.
Aston Villa Football Club (nicknamed Villa, The Villa, The Villans and The Lions) is a professional football club based in Aston, Birmingham, England.
At Swim-Two-Birds is a 1939 novel by Irish writer Brian O'Nolan, writing under the pseudonym Flann O'Brien.
Best Actor in a Supporting Role is a British Academy Film Award presented annually by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to recognize an actor who has delivered an outstanding supporting performance in a film.
Benjamin Geza Affleck-Boldt (born August 15, 1972) is an American actor and filmmaker.
Beowulf is a 2007 British-American 3D animated epic fantasy film directed by Robert Zemeckis and written by Neil Gaiman and Roger Avary, based on the Old English epic poem of the same name.
The British Independent Film Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a British Independent Film is an annual award given to the Best Actor who starred in a British independent film.
The British Independent Film Award for Best Supporting Actor is an annual award given to the Best Supporting Actor in a British film.
Black Irish is a 2007 drama film written and directed by Brad Gann.
Braveheart is a 1995 American epic war film directed by Mel Gibson, who stars as William Wallace, a late 13th-century Scottish warrior who led the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England.
Breakfast on Pluto is a 2005 British-Irish comedy-drama film written and directed by Neil Jordan and based on the novel of the same name by Patrick McCabe, as adapted by Jordan and McCabe.
Brian Gleeson (born 14 November 1987) is an Irish actor.
Brian O'Nolan (Brian Ó Nualláin; 5 October 1911 – 1 April 1966) was an Irish novelist, playwright and satirist, considered a major figure in twentieth century Irish literature.
The British Academy of Film and Television Arts or BAFTA Film Awards are presented in an annual award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to honour the best British and international contributions to film.
The British Independent Film Awards (BIFA) is an organisation that celebrates, supports and promotes British independent cinema and filmmaking talent in United Kingdom.
The 17th British Independent Film Awards were held on 7 December 2014 in London.
Calvary is a 2014 Irish drama film written and directed by John Michael McDonagh.
Cartoon Saloon is an Irish animation film and television studio based in Kilkenny which provides illustration, design, film and TV services.
Cáca Milis (English: Cake) is a 2001 Irish short film starring Charlotte Bradley and Brendan Gleeson.
Channel 4 is a British public-service television broadcaster that began transmission on 2 November 1982.
Cillian Murphy (born 25 May 1976) is an Irish actor.
Cold Mountain is a 2003 epic war film written and directed by Anthony Minghella.
Colin James Farrell (born 31 May 1976) is an Irish actor.
The Congregation of Christian Brothers (officially, in Latin: Congregatio Fratrum Christianorum; members of the order use the post-nominal "CFC") is a worldwide religious community within the Catholic Church, founded by Edmund Rice (later beatified).
County Dublin (Contae Bhaile Átha Cliath or Contae Átha Cliath) is a county in Ireland.
Dark Blue is a 2002 film directed by Ron Shelton and starring Kurt Russell with Ving Rhames and Brendan Gleeson in supporting roles.
Deadline Hollywood, also known as Deadline.com and previously known as news blog Deadline Hollywood Daily, is an online magazine founded by Nikki Finke in 2006.
Death Eaters are characters featured in the Harry Potter series of novels and films.
Dermot K. Weld (born 29 July 1948) is one of Ireland's most successful racehorse trainers.
The Detroit Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor is an annual award given by the Detroit Film Critics Society to honor the best actor that year.
Domhnall Gleeson (born 12 May 1983) is an Irish actor, voice actor and writer.
Don McKellar (born August 17, 1963) is a Canadian actor, writer, and filmmaker.
Dublin is the capital of and largest city in Ireland.
Edge of Tomorrow (also known by its marketing tagline Live. Die. Repeat. and renamed as such on home release) is a 2014 American science fiction film starring Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt.
The English Football League Championship (often referred to as the Championship for short or the Sky Bet Championship for sponsorship reasons) is the highest division of the English Football League (EFL) and second-highest overall in the English football league system, after the Premier League.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theater), and the Grammy Award (for music).
Far and Away is a 1992 American epic romantic adventure drama film directed by Ron Howard from a script by Howard and Bob Dolman.
Fís Éireann/Screen Ireland (FÉ/SI), formerly Bord Scannán na hÉireann/the Irish Film Board (BSÉ/IFB), is Ireland’s national development agency for the Irish film, television and animation industry.
A fiddle is a bowed string musical instrument, most often a violin.
A film director is a person who directs the making of a film.
Gabriel James Byrne (born 12 May 1950) is an Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator.
Gangs of New York is a 2002 American epic period drama film directed by Martin Scorsese, set in the mid-19th century in the Five Points district of New York City.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
The Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Miniseries or Television Film is an award presented annually by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA).
The Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy is an award presented annually by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
Green Zone is a 2010 war thriller film directed by Paul Greengrass.
Hampstead is a 2017 British drama film directed by Joel Hopkins and written by Robert Festinger.
Harrison's Flowers is a 2001 French film by Elie Chouraqui.
Harry Potter is a British-American film series based on the Harry Potter novels by author J. K. Rowling.
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1 is a 2010 fantasy film directed by David Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire is a 2005 fantasy film directed by Mike Newell and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix is a 2007 fantasy film directed by David Yates and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.
Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, shortened to Hogwarts, is a fictional British school of magic for students aged eleven to eighteen, and is the primary setting for the first six books in J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series.
I Went Down is an Irish comedy crime film by director Paddy Breathnach released 3 October 1997.
In Bruges is a 2008 black comedy crime film written and directed by Martin McDonagh.
In My Country is a 2004 drama film directed by John Boorman, starring Samuel L. Jackson and Juliette Binoche.
In the Heart of the Sea is a 2015 adventure-drama film directed and produced by Ron Howard and written by Charles Leavitt.
Into the Storm or Churchill at War (alt. title) is a 2009 biographical film about Winston Churchill and his days in office during World War II.
Into the West is a 1992 Irish magical realist film about Irish Travellers written by Jim Sheridan and directed by Mike Newell, and stars Gabriel Byrne and Ellen Barkin.
The Irish Film & Television Academy (IFTA) is an all-Ireland organization focused on film and television.
Due to its complexity folklore does not have a single definition.
The Irish language (Gaeilge), also referred to as the Gaelic or the Irish Gaelic language, is a Goidelic language (Gaelic) of the Indo-European language family originating in Ireland and historically spoken by the Irish people.
The Jacob's Awards were instituted in December 1962 as the first Irish television awards.
Jameson is a blended Irish whiskey produced by the Irish Distillers subsidiary of Pernod Ricard.
Jean-François Pouliot (born 1957) is a Canadian film director from Quebec.
John Boorman, CBE (born 18 January 1933) is an English filmmaker who is best known for his feature films such as Point Blank, Hell in the Pacific, Deliverance, Zardoz, Excalibur, The Emerald Forest, Hope and Glory, The General, The Tailor of Panama and Queen and Country.
Kidnapped ("A timeless tale of honor, bravery and adventure") is a 1995 TV adventure drama film directed by Ivan Passer and starring Armand Assante as Highlander Alan Breck and Brian McCardie as Lowlander David Balfour.
Kingdom of Heaven is a 2005 epic historical drama film directed and produced by Ridley Scott and written by William Monahan.
Lake Placid is a 1999 American monster horror comedy film written by David E. Kelley and directed by Steve Miner.
Liam John Neeson, OBE (born 7 June 1952) is an actor from Northern Ireland.
Major General Liam Tobin (born William Joseph Tobin; 1895 – 30 April 1963) was an officer in the Irish Army and the instigator of an Irish Army Mutiny in March 1924.
Live by Night is a 2016 American crime drama film written, directed, produced by and starring Ben Affleck.
Manannán (Irish), “Manannan” (Manx) or Manann, also known as Manannán mac Lir (Irish) or “Manannan Mac y Lir” (Manx) (Mac Lir meaning "son of the sea"), is a sea deity in Manx and Irish mythology.
A mandolin (mandolino; literally "small mandola") is a stringed musical instrument in the lute family and is usually plucked with a plectrum or "pick".
Martin "The General" Cahill (23 May 1949 – 18 August 1994) was a prominent Irish criminal from Dublin.
Martin Faranan McDonagh (born 26 March 1970) is a British-Irish playwright, screenwriter, and director.
In Greek mythology, Menelaus (Μενέλαος, Menelaos, from μένος "vigor, rage, power" and λαός "people," "wrath of the people") was a king of Mycenaean (pre-Dorian) Sparta, the husband of Helen of Troy, and the son of Atreus and Aerope.
Michael Collins is a 1996 historical biopic written and directed by Neil Jordan and starring Liam Neeson as Michael Collins, the Irish patriot and revolutionary who died in the Irish Civil War.
Michael Collins (Mícheál Ó Coileáin; 16 October 1890 – 22 August 1922) was an Irish revolutionary, soldier and politician who was a leading figure in the early-20th-century Irish struggle for independence.
Mission: Impossible 2 (also stylized as Mission: Impossible II and abbreviated as M:I-2) is a 2000 American action spy film directed by John Woo and starring Tom Cruise, who also served as the film's producer.
Motion capture (Mo-cap for short) is the process of recording the movement of objects or people.
My Life So Far is a 1999 film about a year in the life of a ten-year-old Scottish boy.
The National Society of Film Critics Award for Best Actor is an annual award given by the National Society of Film Critics to honor the best leading actor of the year.
Nora Twomey (born 31 October 1971) is an Irish animator, director, screenwriter, producer and voice actress.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
The Order of the Phoenix is a secret organisation in the Harry Potter series of fiction books written by J. K. Rowling.
Otto and Elise Hampel were a working-class couple who created a simple method of protest against Nazism in Berlin during the early years of World War II.
Paddington 2 is a 2017 live-action animated comedy film, directed by Paul King and written by King and Simon Farnaby.
Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is an American digital media, publishing, and information services company founded in 2003.
Perrier's Bounty is a 2009 Irish crime thriller comedy film set in modern-day Dublin.
This is a list of winners and nominees of the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie.
Pursuit is a 2015 Irish crime thriller film written and directed by Paul Mercier.
Raynald of Châtillon, also known as Reynald or Reginald of Châtillon (Renaud de Châtillon; 1125 – 4 July 1187), was Prince of Antioch from 1153 to 1160 or 1161, and Lord of Oultrejordain from 1175 until his death.
Ireland (Éire), also known as the Republic of Ireland (Poblacht na hÉireann), is a sovereign state in north-western Europe occupying 26 of 32 counties of the island of Ireland.
Roger Joseph Ebert (June 18, 1942 – April 4, 2013) was an American film critic, historian, journalist, screenwriter, and author.
RTÉ One (RTÉ a hAon) is the flagship television channel of Raidió Teilifís Éireann (RTÉ), and it is the most popular and most watched television channel in Ireland.
Safe House is a 2012 American-South African spy action-thriller film directed by Daniel Espinosa, starring Denzel Washington and Ryan Reynolds.
Saltwater is a 2000 Irish drama film written and directed by Conor McPherson.
The San Diego Film Critics Society Award for Best Actor is an award given by the San Diego Film Critics Society to honor the finest male acting achievementes in filmmaking.
Actor Miniseries or Television Film Category:Television awards for Best Actor.
The Satellite Award for Best Actor in a Motion Picture is an annual award given by the International Press Academy as one of its Satellite Awards.
The Satellite Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Motion Picture is one of the annual Satellite Awards given by the International Press Academy.
Screenplay was a drama anthology television series, broadcast on BBC Two between 9 July 1986 and 27 October 1993.
Seducing Doctor Lewis (French: La grande séduction) is a 2003 Quebec comedy film and the first film directed by Jean-François Pouliot.
Six Shooter is a 2004 short film directed by Martin McDonagh and starring Brendan Gleeson and Rúaidhrí Conroy.
Song of the Sea (Amhrán na Mara) is a 2014 animated fantasy film directed and co-produced by Tomm Moore, co-produced by Ross Murray, Paul Young, Stephen Roelants, Serge and Marc Ume, Isabelle Truc, Clement Calvet, Jeremie Fajner, Frederik Villumsen, and Claus Toksvig Kjaer, and written by Will Collins from Moore's story.
Stonehearst Asylum, previously known as Eliza Graves, is an American Gothic film directed by Brad Anderson and written by Joseph Gangemi.
Suffragette is a 2015 British historical period drama film about women's suffrage in the United Kingdom, directed by Sarah Gavron and written by Abi Morgan.
Taylor Kitsch (born April 8, 1981) is a Canadian actor and model.
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs is an upcoming American television anthology series written, directed, and produced by the Coen brothers.
The Butcher Boy is a 1997 Irish-American tragicomic drama film adapted to film by Neil Jordan and Patrick McCabe from McCabe's 1992 novel of the same name.
The Company You Keep is a 2012 American political thriller film produced, directed by and starring Robert Redford.
The Cup is a 2011 Australian biographical film about the 2002 Melbourne Cup race, won by the Dermot Weld trained Media Puzzle.
The Field is a 1990 Irish drama film written and directed by Jim Sheridan and starring Richard Harris, John Hurt, Sean Bean, Brenda Fricker and Tom Berenger.
The General is a British-Irish crime film directed by John Boorman about Dublin crime boss Martin Cahill, who pulled off several daring heists in the early 1980s and attracted the attention of the Garda Síochána, IRA, and Ulster Volunteer Force.
The Grand Seduction is a 2013 Canadian comedy film directed by Don McKellar and written by Ken Scott and Michael Dowse.
The Guard is a 2011 buddy cop comedy film written and directed by John Michael McDonagh, starring Brendan Gleeson, Don Cheadle, Mark Strong and Liam Cunningham.
The Pirates! In an Adventure with Scientists! (released in North America, Australia and New Zealand as The Pirates! Band of Misfits) is a 2012 British-American 3D stop-motion animated swashbuckler comedy film produced by Aardman Animations and Sony Pictures Animation as their second and final collaborative project.
The Raven is a 2012 American psychological crime thriller film directed by James McTeigue, produced by Marc D. Evans, Trevor Macy and Aaron Ryder and written by Ben Livingston and Hannah Shakespeare.
The Secret of Kells is a 2009 French-Belgian-Irish animated fantasy film animated by Cartoon Saloon that premiered on 8 February 2009 at the 59th Berlin International Film Festival.
The Smurfs 2 is a 2013 American 3D live-action/computer-animated comedy film and a sequel to the 2011 film The Smurfs.
The Snapper is a 1993 Irish television film which was directed by Stephen Frears and starred Tina Kellegher, Colm Meaney and Brendan Gleeson.
The Tailor of Panama is a 2001 Irish-American spy thriller film directed by John Boorman and starring Pierce Brosnan and Geoffrey Rush.
The Tiger's Tail is a 2006 Irish film directed by John Boorman.
The Treaty is a 1991 Irish historical television film written by Brian Phealan and directed by Jonathan Lewis.
The Village is a 2004 American psychological horror film, written, produced, and directed by M. Night Shyamalan, and starring Joaquin Phoenix, Adrien Brody, Bryce Dallas Howard, William Hurt, Sigourney Weaver, and Brendan Gleeson.
This Is My Father is a 1998 Irish-American film directed by Paul Quinn.
Thomas Gibson Nickerson (March 20, 1805 – February 7, 1883) was an American sailor and author.
Thomas "Tomm" Moore (born January 7, 1977) is an Irish filmmaker, animator, illustrator and comics artist.
Trespass Against Us is a British-American crime drama film directed by Adam Smith and written by Alastair Siddons.
Trojan Eddie is a 1996 British-Irish crime drama film directed by Gillies MacKinnon.
Troy is a 2004 epic period war film written by David Benioff, directed by Wolfgang Petersen and co-produced by units in Malta, Mexico and Britain's Shepperton Studios.
Turbulence is a 1997 American disaster crime thriller film directed by Robert Butler.
Voice acting is the art of performing voice-overs or providing voices to represent a character or to provide information to an audience or user.
Wiglaf (Old English Wīġlāf pronunciation) is a character in the Anglo-Saxon epic poem Beowulf.
Wild About Harry is a 2000 British comedy film directed by Declan Lowney and written by Colin Bateman.
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (30 November 187424 January 1965) was a British politician, army officer, and writer, who was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955.
28 Days Later is a 2002 British post-apocalyptic horror film directed by Danny Boyle, written by Alex Garland, and starring Cillian Murphy, Naomie Harris, Brendan Gleeson, Megan Burns, and Christopher Eccleston.