5.0Truly remarkable

Three Identical Strangers

Three Identical Strangers (UK / 12A / 96 mins)   In short: Truly remarkable   Directed by Tim Wardle. Starring Bobby Shafran, David Kellman, Eddy Galland.   The Plot: New York, 1980. 19-year-old Bobby Sha...

Behind The Scenes on the Katie Taylor film

New film KATIE intimately follows Irish boxer Katie Taylor as she attempts to rebuild her career after a year of turmoil threatened to derail her career. We caught up with director Ross Whitaker to chat about t...
3.0Lacks edge

Fahrenheit 11/9

Fahrenheit 11/9 (USA / 15A / 128 mins) In Short: Lacks edge Directed by Michael Moore. Starring Michael Moore, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama. The Plot: In his own state of the nation address, documentary filmmaker and activist Michael Mo...
4.0Raw and honest

Whitney

Whitney (UK / USA / 15A / 120 mins)   In short: Raw and honest   Directed by Kevin Macdonald. Starring Whitney Houston, Bobby Brown, Bobbi Cristina Brown, Cissy Houston, Robyn Crawford.   The Plot: In thi...
3.5Insightful

A Cambodian Spring

A Cambodian Spring (UK / Cambodia / 15A / 126 mins) In short: Insightful  Directed by Christopher Kelly. Starring Venerable Luon Savath, Toul Srey Pov, Tep Vanny.   The Plot: In this observational documenta...

A CAMBODIAN SPRING – Interview with director Chris Kelly

Interview with Irish film-maker Chris Kelly for his powerful documentary now showing in select cinemas. It's an unapologetically subjective portrait of his time in Cambodia, of the people who shared their lives with him and of the shifting landscapes, both phy...

Mattress Men – Interview with Paul Kelly & Michael Flynn

Screening on RTE this week, it's not all fun and pillowfights being a viral hit, as the stars of the thoroughly Irish documentary Mattress Men explain to Movies.ie It would have been very easy for Irish filmmaker Colm Quinn to make a complete Carry On of Ma...

REVOLUTIONS – Interview with Irish Director Laura McGann

REVOLUTIONS is an exciting new documentary about an Irish Roller Girls team from director Laura McGann, catch it at the IFI Dublin from June 30th and at Triskel Arts Centre in Cork from July 2nd. Check out the interview with Laura below. When did you ge...

Ted2017 is coming to Omniplex Cinemas

We've listened to TED podcasts and binge watched TED talks on Youtube but Omniplex cinemas are taking it to another level by introducing TED2017 LIVE! The Irish cinema chain brings the TED phenomenon and...

Lost In France – Interview with director NIALL McCANN

With his Lost In France documentary capturing the state of independent music today, director NIALL McCANN talks to Paul Byrne about teenage kicks, lost weekends and the future of rock’n’roll. All the trivial st...

Competition – Win MOM & ME on DVD

One of the most touching movies of the year was MOM & ME, the wonderful follow up to Ken Wardrop's Irish documentary HIS & HERS, it's released on DVD this Friday September 9th and to celebrate we have copies to giveaway. Keep reading for your chance to...

Competition : Win THE QUEEN OF IRELAND on DVD

To celebrate the DVD release of THE QUEEN OF IRELAND this weekend we have copies of the movie to giveaway to lucky readers, keep reading for your chance to enter. ABOUT THE MOVIE  The documentary film, THE QUEEN OF IRELAND, charts the story of Rory O’Neill...