3.0Leaves an impression

Mortal Engines

Mortal Engines (New Zealand / USA / 12A / 128 mins)   In short: Leaves an impression   Directed by Christian Rivers. Starring Hera Hilmar, Hugo Weaving, Robert Sheehan, Stephen Lang, Jihae.   The Plot: In...

Epic New MORTAL ENGINES Trailers Arrives

New look at the startling epic adventure directed by visual-effects artist Christian Rivers and produced by Peter Jackson. Hundreds of years after civilization was destroyed by a cataclysmic event, a myste...

BLACK ’47 – New trailer for epic Irish famine movie

It’s the most important chapter in Irish history and one that has never been told in cinema before. Director Lance Daly brings us an epic revenge western set during the Great Famine later this year. The film boasts a stellar cast that includes Hugo Weaving, Ja...

10 things you need to know about Mel Gibson’s HACKSAW RIDGE

Mel Gibson’s most recent directorial offering, ‘Hacksaw Ridge’, is released in Irish cinemas this week. The story of Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield), a World War II soldier who just so happens to be a conscientious objector as well as a Seventh-day Adventist. D...
3.5Remarkably gory

Hacksaw Ridge

HACKSAW RIDGE (Australia | USA/16/139mins) Directed by Mel Gibson. Starring Andrew Garfield, Vince Vaughn, Teresa Palmer, Sam Worthington, Hugo Weaving. THE PLOT: Desmond Doss (Andrew Garfield) enlists into t...

Lance Daly’s Famine Drama BLACK 47 In Production

Filming is underway on Irish filmmaker Lance Daly’s western-style thriller ‘Black 47,’ with an James Frecheville (‘The Stanford Prison Experiment,’ ‘Animal Kingdom’), Hugo Weaving (‘Hacksaw Ridge,’ ‘The Lord of...

HACKSAW RIDGE – Trailer for Mel Gibson’s WWII Epic

"While everybody is taking life, I'm going to be saving it." Me Gibon’s first directorial effort in a decade, HACKSAW RIDGE tells the true story of WWII American Army Medic Desmond T. Doss. As a Seventh-Day Adventist conscientious objector, Doss refused to...
2.0Struggles to convince

Strangerland

STRANGERLAND (Australia/Ireland/15A/112mins) Directed by Kim Farrant. Starring Nicole Kidman, Joseph Fiennes, Hugo Weaving, Maddison Brown, Nicholas Hamilton, Meyne Wyatt, Sean Keenan, Jim Russell. THE PLOT: ...

The best masks in the movies

MAD MAX: FURY ROAD is released in Irish cinemas this week, having screened at the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday. The main villain of MAD MAX: FURY ROAD is the frightening leader of The Warboys, Immortan Joe (Hugh Keays-Byrne), who wears one of the best mask...
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Hugo Weaving Eyes Anand Gandhi’s BIRD ECLIPSE

Anand Gandhi's latest begins casting... Hugo Weaving ('Oranges and Sunshine,' 'The Turning') and Sohum Shah ('Ship of Thesus,' 'Baabarr') are in talks to star in Anand Gandhi's fantasy period drama 'Bird Eclipse.' Per ScreenDaily, the film spans three decades ...