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In the annals of Irish cinema history, there are few things older than the Savoy cinema on O'Connell Street in Dublin.

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Ian Kehoe

11th June, 2005

In the annals of Irish cinema history, there are few things older than the Savoy cinema on O'Connell Street in Dublin.

The venerable picture-house opened its doors and ushered in its maiden customers on November 29, 1929, at a time when film-makers were still experimenting with the use of sound.

Mature as it may be, the Savoy is still not as old as its current owners, Leo Ward and Kevin Anderson. Between them, the half-brothers clock up...

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