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Reviews – New movies opening May 29th 2015

MAN UP (UK | France/15A/88mins) Directed by Pen Palmer. Starring Simon Pegg, Lake Bell, Rory Kinnear, Ophelia Lovibond, Olivia Williams THE PLOT: Nancy (Lake Bell) is returning from an engagement party wher...
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Cannes 2015 – All the winners

The 68th Cannes Film Festival rolled to a close tonight, with the presentation of the coveted Palme D’Or for best film at the festival before a screening of ICE AND THE SKY. Movies.ie were on site (but in the...
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Reviews – New movies opening May 22nd 2015

TOMORROWLAND (USA/PG/130mins) Directed by Brad Bird. Starring George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Thomas Robinson, Raffey Cassidy, Kathryn Hahn, Pierce Gagnon, Judy Greer. THE PLOT: The adult Frank ...
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Quirky Vampires

A GIRL WALKS HOME ALONE AT NIGHT – Iran’s first vampire Western – is released in Irish cinemas this week. The film, shot completely in black and white, is set in the town of Bad Cit, where the lonely, cru...
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HORROR REMAKES THAT TURNED OUT GREAT

It’s been over thirty years since cinema audiences were first exposed to the “family friendly” scares of the original ‘Poltergeist’ movie, although truth be told, any unfortunate kiddies brought along...
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10 things you need to know about TOMORROWLAND

TOMORROWLAND is released in Irish cinemas this week, and stars George Clooney as a former boy genius, who finds his destiny tied with that of a scientifically curious young girl. We love the retro futuristic l...
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Cannes 2015 – Day 3 and Day 4

Another early start on Friday, as we queued outside the Palais for THE LOBSTER. Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos – his first film in the English language – and a co-production between Greece, UK, Netherlands, F...
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Reviews – new movies opening May 15th 2015

PITCH PERFECT 2 (USA/12A/115mins) Directed by Elizabeth Banks. Starring Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson, Hailee Steinfeld, John Michael Higgins, Elizabeth Banks, Birgitte Hjort Sorensen, Flula Borg, Alexis Knapp, ...
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Cannes 2015 – Days 1 & 2

The 68th Cannes Film Festival kicked off on the French Riviera last night, with plenty of spectacle, celebrities and fireworks to celebrate. As we ran around the Palais trying to get in to see the new Matteo...