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10.0 : The Guard Review

Bone-idle writes "The Guard is a fine example of just how laugh out loud funny Irish black humour can be. Written and directed by John Michael McDonagh (whose brother Martin directed another opus of black humour, In Bruges), the film is Based in the environs around Spideal in the West of Ireland (where McDonagh’s parents now live). It is in this windswept landscape, with its rich array of real-life characters that McDonagh saw parallels with the Wild West and so planting the seeds of this comedic masterpiece"

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