Director Martin McDonagh’s films are unlike anyone else’s. Combining the Coen brothers’ offbeat comedy with flashy violence for Quentin Tarantino’s thriller, films like in Bruges And Three billboards outside Ebbing, Missouri It became almost their own kind. And now he has a new one. Anisherin from Inisherin, which recently won three Golden Globe Awards. Here’s how to watch it and find out what all the fuss is about.
Anisherin from Inisherin Sees McDonagh director reunite with Colin Farrell and Brendan Gleeson – the three originally worked together in McDonagh’s 2008 directorial debut, in Bruges.
Gleeson plays Colm Doherty, a folk musician living on the fictional Irish island of Inisherin at the end of the Irish Civil War in 1923. When he suddenly begins ignoring his best friend and drinking friend Pádraic Súilleabháin (Farrell) in order to focus on his music Pádraic begins to feel increasingly uncomfortable. Increasingly, he tries more than ever to reach out to his friend. This prompts Colm to issue an ultimatum: every time Pádraic tries to talk to him, Colm will cut off one of the fingers on his left hand.
From there, things go from bad to worse, as Pádraic’s efforts at reconciliation lead to ever darker comic consequences. In addition to being an antique piece, it is a meditation piece on male friendship and obstinacy, moving forward, and the dangers of throwing severed fingers at hut doors.
The film was released in theaters at the end of last year to wide critical acclaim, and earned eight nominations at the 80th Golden Globe Awards – the most of any film since 2004. cool mountain It won Best Picture – Musical or Comedy, Best Actor – Musical or Comedy (for Farrell) and Best Screenplay.
Read on to find out how to watch it.
How to watch the Banshees of Inisherin in the UK and Canada
How to watch Banshees of Inisherin in the US without cable
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Can I watch Banshees of Inisherin in Australia?
Unfortunately no. At the time of writing, the movie is still in cinemas in Australia, and is not available on any streaming services there. We hope that changes soon.
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