Illustration: Adeline Pericart
It was Clubber Lang who first uttered the immortal words ‘I pity the fool’ when asked if he hated Rocky Balboa by an intrepid journalist seeking to hype up thier impending meeting in the ring. In honour of April we here at Film Ireland challenge Clubber Lang and propose to ‘praise the fool’.
Brick Tamland in Anchorman – Rory Cashin
Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne in Dumb and Dumber – Charlene Lydon
Frank Drebin in Police Squad & The Naked Gun – Jack McGlynn
Navin R Johnson in The Jerk – Derek Mc Donnell
The end of The Palm Beach Story – Geoff McEvoy
Austin Powers – Ciara O’Brien
- April 11, 2011 We Love… April Fools: The end of 'The Palm Beach Story'
- June 24, 2011 We Love… Summer
- February 14, 2017 We Love… St Valentine
- January 3, 2011 … 2010
- May 8, 2012 We Love… Trash
- April 1, 2011 We Love… April Fools: Lloyd Christmas and Harry Dunne in Dumb and Dumber
- January 23, 2013 Thaddeus O’Sullivan directs Silent Witness: ‘True Love Waits’ – screens on BBC Thursday evening
- August 14, 2012 We Love… 25 Years of Irish Film
- December 20, 2011 We Love… 2011
- August 20, 2013 We Love… Superheroes
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