What will you watch in Irish cinemas this month?


Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos
Starring: Colin Farrell, Rachel Weisz, John C. Reilly, Ben Whishaw
Release Date: October 16th 2015
Recently single David (Colin Farrell) checks into a mysterious hotel in the hope of finding love; he catch being that if he doesn’t find a partner with in 45 days he will be turned into an animal. Choosing a lobster as his animal, Dave sets out to find a woman to spend his life with, spending evenings hunting the Loners to try and up his day quota, and trying to find a woman with whom he has a defining characteristic in common.


Directed by: Nancy Meyers
Starring: Robert DeNiro, Anne Hathaway, Rene Russo, Anders Holm
Release Date: October 2nd 2015
Queen of the Chick Flick, Nancy Meyers, returns this month with her new comedy which sees Robert DeNiro play a 70 year old widower who finds himself at a loss in his latter years, so decides to intern at a successful fashion website, run by Jules (Anne Hathaway).


Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Starring: Emily Blunt, Benicio Del Toro, Josh Brolin, Victor Garber
Release Date: October 9th 2015
After a gruesome find at a house raid in Arizona, FBI Agent Kate Macy (Emily Blunt) is asked to volunteer for a task force aimed at taking a Mexican cartel boss down. Initially excited to be finally on the front lines, Macy soon learns that there is more going on in this task force than she has been led to believe.


Directed by: Breck Eisner
Starring: Vin Diesel, Rose Leslie, Elijah Wood, Michael Caine
Release Date: October 23rd 2015
Kaulder (Disel) is the last of his kind; an immortal witch hunter, and the only person who stands between the forces of darkness and the human race. In order to stop the witches of New York destroying the world, he must team up with a young witch, something that foes against everything he stands for.


Directed by: Gregory Plotkin
Starring: Chris J. Murray, Brit Shaw, Ivy George, Dan Gill
Release Date: October 23rd 2015
The sixth and final instalment in the ‘Paranormal Activity’ series wraps up the mythology and those pesky lingering questions. When two young brothers find tapes of Katie and Kristi being taught supernatural abilities by their grandmother they are targeted by the supernatural forces that have made the house their home.

  • emerb

    My top 2 are The Lobster and Spectre but there are a few good ones on the list – looking forward to reading your reviews 🙂