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Notes on Laytown, Bettystown and Julianstown, County Meath

An Oscar-Winning Bridge   Released in 1991, The Crying Game was the movie that propelled writer-director Neil Jordan to stardom. A box office smash hit, it won him an Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay.[1] Set against the backdrop of the Troubles, the psychological thriller opens with a slow tracking scene set in Laytown. An […]