If Foras na Gaeilge and Údarás na Gaeltachta have the cash to spend I can’t see Paramount Pictures objecting that much (once they get round to reading those emails).. But dubbing John Wayne and Maureen O’Hara into Gaeilge does NOT make The Quiet Man “Gaelic folklore” – It is, and will always be, HOLLYWOOD folklore.
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