Jim Sheridan

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    St. Patrick's Day Special: Sinead O'Connor, "You Made Me The Thief Of Your Heart"

    Fun Fact: This song was written by Bono and his childhood friends Gavin Friday (Virgin Prunes) and Maurice Seezer, and featured in the 1993 Jim Sheridan film In the Name of the Father. It lost the 1994 Best Original Song - Motion Picture Golden Globe to Bruce Springsteen's "Streets of Philadelp ... More >>

  • News

    December 27, 2007

    The Year In Film

    Judd Apatow's pretty good year and much more

  • Film

    November 10, 2005

    Bum Rap

    50 Cent wants to be an actor...but he's not

  • Film

    January 1, 2004

    The Sorrow and the Pity

    In a year of big-screen sadness, our critics comfort those who triumphed

  • Film

    December 18, 2003

    Only In America

    Jim Sheridan's semiautobiographical film is as emotionally truthful as it is satisfying

  • Film

    August 7, 2003

    Soaring Castle

    The Mortmain family's romantic complexity will enrapture audiences

  • Film

    January 20, 2000

    Poor, Pitiful Me

    Even the great Alan Parker can't save Angela's Ashes from sappy self-absorption

  • Film

    March 26, 1998

    No Going Forward

    Edward Burns hasn't improved with practice

  • Film

    January 8, 1998

    More Troubles

    As The Boxer, Daniel Day-Lewis K.O.'s a weak script

  • Film

    January 30, 1997

    Mothers Against Deliberate Dying

    Some Mother's Son shows an uprising's confusion

  • Film

    January 20, 1994

    The Belfasters

    Be glad that In the Name of the Father was made. But don't expect this Irish movie to leave anyone's eyes crying.