Directors Irish Movies Tournament

Discussion in 'Movies' started by SteveGon, Jul 10, 2003.

  1. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Welcome to my Irish Movies Tournament


    The List
    1. [*]Angela's Ashes
      [*]Barry Lyndon
      [*]Bloody Sunday
      [*]The Commitments
      [*]The Crying Game
      [*]Darby O'Gill and the Little People
      [*]Gangs of New York
      [*]The General
      [*]In the Name of the Father
      [*]Michael Collins
      [*]My Left Foot[*]Odd Man Out****
      [*]Patriot Games
      [*]The Quiet Man
      [*]The Secret of Roan Inish
      [*]The Snapper
     
  2. Jan H

    Jan H Cinematographer

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    Ok, what the hell, I've seen a few.

    Nominate:

    The Commitments
    The General
    In the Name of the Father (I take it Northern Ireland counts?)
    The Secret of Roan Inish
     
  3. Bill J

    Bill J Producer

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    Nominate:
    Gangs of New York
     
  4. Brook K

    Brook K Lead Actor

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    Nominate
    Bloody Sunday
    I Know Where I'm Going!
    The War Zone
    Miller's Crossing


    2nd
    The General
    The Secret Of Roan Inish
     
  5. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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  6. Blaine Skerry

    Blaine Skerry Second Unit

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    I would like to include THE SNAPPER and THE VAN along with THE COMMITTMENTS as they comprised Roddy Doyle's Barrytown Trilogy, and, all three star the superb Colm Meaney.

    I also nominate THE QUIET MAN.
     
  7. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Blaine, good call on The Snapper and The Van (though neither matches The Commitments). [​IMG]
     
  8. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    I'll third the Commitments

    I'll second Odd Man Out

    I'll nominate Going My Way
     
  9. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Added some more noms:

    The Crying Game
    The Dead
    Evelyn
    Michael Collins
    My Left Foot
    State of Grace
    Waking Ned Devine
     
  10. Bill McA

    Bill McA Producer

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    I'll nominate..

    Barry Lyndon
    Angela's Ashes
    The Luck of Ginger Coffy
    The Butcher Boy


    I'll second...

    My Left Foot
    The War Zone
    The Crying Game
    In the Name of the Father


    I'll third...
    The General
     
  11. Brook K

    Brook K Lead Actor

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    I'll 2nd Barry Lyndon
     
  12. Ric Bagoly

    Ric Bagoly Producer

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    Nominate-

    Blown Away

    Patriot Games

    Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery-(Paddy O'Brien)

    The Jackal
     
  13. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    I'll second Patriot Games
     
  14. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Added Darby O'Gill and the Little People and Finian's Rainbow to the noms list. Seconded The Quiet Man and The Snapper.

    Keep 'em coming! [​IMG]
     
  15. Blaine Skerry

    Blaine Skerry Second Unit

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    By the hokey, I'll second DARBY O'GILL and ANGELA'S ASHES.
     
  16. Rand

    Rand Supporting Actor

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    Nominate:
    The Informer
    Circle of Friends

    Second:
    The Matchmaker

    Third:
    The Quiet Man
    The Snapper
     
  17. george kaplan

    george kaplan Executive Producer

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    I'll third Darby O'Gill
     
  18. Elizabeth S

    Elizabeth S Producer

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    Real Name:
    Elizabeth S
    I'll second:

    Bloody Sunday

    I'll third:

    Angela's Ashes
    Barry Lyndon
    The Crying Game
     
  19. SteveGon

    SteveGon Executive Producer

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    Added Hear My Song to the noms list.

    We just need seven more and we're good to go.

    I KNOW someone is gonna third Odd Man Out, right? [​IMG]

    Unlimited seconds and thirds for everyone.
     
  20. Jan H

    Jan H Cinematographer

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    Third: Bloody Sunday
    My Left Foot

    Second:

    Hear My Song
    Gangs of New York
    The Butcher Boy
    Waking Ned Devine
     

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