1.5Christmas stodge

Last Christmas

Last Christmas (UK / USA / 12A / 103 mins) In short: Christmas stodge Directed by Paul Feig. Starring Emilia Clarke, Henry Golding, Emma Thompson, Michelle Yeoh. The Plot: It’s Christmas in London. Kat...
3.5Fun with flaws

SOLO : A Star Wars Story

Solo: A Star Wars Story (USA / 12A / 134 mins) In short: Flawed but great fun Directed by Ron Howard. Starring Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson, Joonas Suotamo, Thandie Newton, Paul Bettany. The Plot: A long time ago, in a gal...

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Featurette Offer Up New Footage

The folks over at Lucasfilm continue to whet your appetite for all things ‘Solo’ by releasing a new featurette for the May 24th release. Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far away in SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY, an all-new adventure wit...

SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY – New Poster & TV Spot

"There’s a lesson to be learned here.” Donald Glover channels Billy Dee Williams’ Lando in new spot for the Ron Howard-directed spinoff. Board the Millennium Falcon and journey to a galaxy far, far awa...

Watch: Full SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Trailer Released

"Everything you've heard about me, is true." Incredible new trailer for Ron Howard’s 'Solo: A Star Wars Story,' hitting Irish cinemas May 25th. Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark a...

Official SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Images Released

The ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ marketing campaign continues to spin and now, courtesy of EW, we have new images and details from the ‘Star Wars’ spin-off to share with you. The images provide a fresh look Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo, Donald Glover as Lando Cal...

Must Watch: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Teaser Trailer

Following on from last night’s Super Bowl spot, the folks at Disney have unveiled the first full teaser trailer for the Ron Howard-directed 'Star Wars' spin-off, giving us a much better look at Alden Ehrenreich...

Watch: SOLO: A STAR WARS STORY Super Bowl Spot

“I want to be a pilot. Best in the galaxy.” The folks over at Disney have dropped the first footage from the highly anticipated spin-off, and it is glorious. The 45-second tease gives us our first look at Alden...

Ron Howard Steps In To Direct HAN SOLO Standalone

It has been announced that Ron Howard (‘A Beautiful Mind,’ ‘In the Heart of the Sea,’ ‘Backdraft’) will take over directing duties on Disney and Lucasfilm’s ‘Star Wars’ spinoff that centres on fan-favourite Han Solo. Howard replaces Phil Lord and Christophe...

HAN SOLO Movie Casts SING STREET Star Ian Kenny

Irish actor Ian Kenny, best known for his roles as Barry Bray in John Carney’s critically acclaimed ‘Sing Street’ and TJ Deegan in ‘Fair City,’ has scored a supporting role in the untitled Han Solo movie. Th...

Tearjerker movies… from ‘Beaches’ to ‘About Time’

‘Mum’s List’ is released in Irish cinemas this week. The film, a classic tearjerker about a mum taken away too soon, focuses on widower Singe (Rafe Spall) as he tries to come to terms with his wife’s death, and fulfil the wishlist that she left for Singe and t...
2.0Trite & problematic

Me Before You

ME BEFORE YOU (USA/12A/110mins) Directed by Thea Sharrock. Starring Emilia Clarke, Sam Claflin, Charles Dance, Janet McTeer, Matthew Lewis, Jenna Coleman. THE PLOT: When Lou (Emilia Clarke) is let go from h...
3.0Tangled timelines

Terminator Genisys

TERMINATOR GENISYS (USA/12A/125mins) Directed by Alan Taylor. Starring Emilia Clarke, Jason Clarke, Arnold Scharzenegger, Jai Courtney, J.K. Simmons, Matthew Smith. THE PLOT: As the fight against Skynet draws to a violent end, the machines send the Termina...

Reviews – New movies opening July 3rd 2015

AMY (UK/15A/128mins) Directed by Asif Kapadia. Starring Amy Winehouse, Mitch Winehouse, Nick Shymansky, Mark Ronson, Yasiin Bey, Tony Bennett, Blake Fielder-Civil, Tyler James, Salaam Remi, Juliette Ashby. ...