Friday February 21, 2020

Dublin slacker movie keeps you entertained

Film: Get Up & Go. Directed by Brendan Grant. Nationwide, cert 15A. Rating: ***. Reviewed by Nadine O’Regan.

2nd May, 2015
Killian Scott and Peter Coonan

One of the great pleasures of homemade cinema is getting the opportunity to watch our own towns, cities and countryside landscapes up there on the big screen. No one understands this better than Brendan Grant, director of Get Up & Go, a new Irish slacker comedy that leaps with almost comic gusto from Dublin venue to venue, lovingly lingering its lens on Temple Bar, the Fumbally café, the docklands, city centre streets and the leafy...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader



Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.



€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.




90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Poor Sad Childless Jen is over. All hail Hot Happy Childfree Jen, in possession of a brand-new Sag award and the undying love of her famous ex

Emer McLysaght | 3 weeks ago

When Peter McGovern heard the CCJ being described as a colosseum, he knew he had succeeded

Rosanna Cooney | 1 month ago

The Chinese New Year celebrations begin this Saturday. Here’s your guide to what’s on, what it all means and, most importantly, where to eat the best dumplings

Sarah Taaffe-Maguire | 1 month ago