4.0Packs a punch

Calm With Horses

Calm With Horses (UK / 16 / 100 mins) In short: Packs a punch Directed by Nick Rowland. Starring Cosmo Jarvis, Barry Keoghan, Niamh Algar, Ned Dennehy, David Wilmot. The Plot: Rural Ireland. Douglas 'A...

INTERVIEW with CALM WITH HORSES director Nick Rowland

Nick Rowland’s first feature is a gritty crime drama set in the West of Ireland. Cosmo Jarvis plays Arm, an ex-boxer caught between family obligations and criminal associations, where he’s ready to dole out bea...

New Clip From Nick Rowland’s Irish Crime Drama CALM WITH HORSES

Ex-boxer Douglas ‘Arm’ Armstrong (Cosmo Jarvis) is the faithful and violent right-hand-man to the drug-dealing Devers clan, ready to dole out beatings at the whim of his best friend, and the family’s unpredictable protégé, Dympna (Barry Keoghan). Arm’s st...

Barry Keoghan Favourite to Play Shane MacGowan in Biopic

It has been revealed that a biopic of Pogues legend Shane MacGowan is in the works, and has set its sights on Dubliner Barry Keoghan (‘Dunkirk,’ ‘The Killing of a Sacred Deer’) to portray the rock icon. Penned by McGowan’s wife Victoria Mary Clarke and dire...
4.5A total blast

American Animals

American Animals (UK / USA / 15A / 117 mins)   In short: A total blast   Directed by Bart Layton. Starring Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Ann Dowd, Udo Kier.   The Plot: Kentu...

Irish Star Barry Keoghan to Lead Y: THE LAST MAN Adaptation

Barry Keoghan (‘The Killing Of A Sacred Deer,’ ‘Dunkirk’), Imogen Poots (‘I Kill Giants,’ ‘Frank & Lola’), Lashana Lynch (‘Captain Marvel,’ ‘Brotherhood’), Juliana Canfield (‘Plain Fiction’), Diane Lane (‘Justice League’) and Marin Ireland (‘Sneaky Pete,’ ...

DUNKIRK named Best Film of 2017 by Dublin Film Critics Circle

The nation’s movie critics have spoken. The members of the Dublin Film Critics Circle have, for the 11th year, selected their favourite works of 2017. In common with many awarding bodies, 'Dunkirk' was a clear favourite, as was Christopher Nolan, who was name...

Reviews – New movies opening November 3rd 2017

THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER (UK/Ireland / 16 / 120 mins) Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sonny Suljic, Alicia Silverstone. THE PLOT: Emin...
3.5Unsettling

The Killing of a Sacred Deer

THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER (UK/Ireland / 16 / 120 mins) Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sonny Suljic, Alicia Silverstone. THE PLOT: Eminent heart surgeon Steven (Colin Farrell) seems to ...
4.0Taut and exciting

Dunkirk

DUNKIRK (UK | Netherlands | France | USA/12A/106mins) Directed by Christopher Nolan. Starring Mark Rylance, Tom Hardy, Kenneth Brannagh, Harry Styles, Barry Keoghan. THE PLOT: In 1940, 338, 226 Allied soldi...