Colin Farrell – Interview for KILLING OF A SACRED DEER

Currently producing some of the best and most diverse work of his career, Colin Farrell again delivers in The Killing of a Sacred Deer, the pitch-black new psychological thriller from Yorgos Lanthimos. This is Farrell’s second time working with the writer/dire...

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: Emin...
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 soldiers were rescued from the beach in Dunkirk, having...

Notable accents in the movies…

This week, ‘Trespass Against Us’ is released in Irish cinemas. The film focuses on Chad Culter (Michael Fassbender) and his family, who live on a halting site with Chad’s father Colby (Brendan Gleeson) and other members of the extended family. Inherently drawn...
4.0Full of heart

Trespass Against Us [Macau Film Festival (IFFAM) Review]

TRESPASS AGAINST US (UK/15A/99mins) Directed by Adam Smith. Starring Michael Fassbender, Brendan Gleeson, Barry Keoghan, Killian Scott, Lyndsey Marshal. THE PLOT: Chad Culter (Michael Fassbender) and his fa...

MAMMAL – Interview with Rebecca Daly & Barry Keoghan

 With Mammal garnering rave reviews, Paul Byrne talks to director Rebecca Daly and leading man Barry Keoghan about hidden emotions, big ideas and the Irish film boom. Irish filmmaker Rebecca Daly enjoys explor...

Reviews – New movies opening April 1st 2016

VICTORIA (Germany/15A/134mins) Directed by Sebastian Schipper. Starring Laia Costa, Frederick Lau, Franz Rogowski, Burak Yigit, Max Mauff. THE PLOT: One unremarkable night in Berlin, Victoria (Laia Costa) m...
3.0Wonderfully subtle

Mammal

MAMMAL (Ireland|Luxemburg/15A/92mins) Directed by Rebecca Daly. Starring Rachel Griffiths, Barry Keoghan, Michael McElhatton, Nika McGuigan, Joanne Crawford, Johnny Ward. THE PLOT: Griffith’s loner Margaret is happy to keep her circle of activity between h...
3.0Almost brilliant

Traders

TRADERS (Ireland/16/90mins) Directed by Rachael Moriarty, Peter Murphy. Starring Killian Scott, John Bradley, Peter O’Meara, Nika McGuigan, Barry Keoghan, Tom Davis, Olwen Fouere, Laurence Kinlan, David McSava...