3.5Supremely silly

Extra Ordinary

Extra Ordinary (Ireland / Belgium / 15A / 94 mins)   In short: Supremely silly   Directed by Mike Ahern, Enda Loughman. Starring Maeve Higgins, Barry Ward, Will Forte, Claudia O'Doherty, Emma Coleman.   T...
3.0Simple pleasures

Thank You Come Again

Thank You Come Again (Ireland / 18 / 105 mins)   In short: Simple pleasures Directed by Stephen Clarke Dunne. Starring John Billy Kenerk, John Sweeney, Danii Byrne, Jimmy Greeley, Fabien Oman.   The Plot: It’s another day in Dublin sex shop Thank You Come...
4.0Atmospheric western

Never Grow Old

/ USA / Belgium / France / Luxembourg / UK / 16 / 100 mins)   In short: Atmospheric western   Directed by Ivan Kavanagh. Starring Emile Hirsch, John Cusack, Deborah Francois, Danny Webb, Antonia Campbell-Hughes.   The Plot: Irish undertaker and carpenter...
3.5Beats strongly

Metal Heart

Metal Heart (Ireland / 15A / 88 mins)   In short: Beats strongly   Directed by Hugh O'Conor. Starring Jordanne Jones, Leah McNamara, Moe Dunford, Sean Doyle.   The Plot: Emma (Jordanne Jones) and Chantal (Leah McNamara) are fraternal twin sisters. They w...

PAPI CHULO – Interview with Irish director John Butler

The maker of Irish box office hits ‘The Stag’ & ‘Handsome Devil’ returns this month with his Hollywood debut PAPI CHULO. The film, opening on June 7th examines the unlikely friendship between Sean, a young, gay, TV weatherman (Golden Globe winner Matt Bome...

Trailer: First Look at Irish Supernatural Comedy EXTRA ORDINARY

Putting the normal in paranormal. First footage from writer/directors Mike Ahern and Enda Loughman’s supernatural comedy starring comedian/writer/actress Maeve Higgins, Barry Ward, Will Forte and Claudia O’Doherty. The film, shot last year in Kildare, Tulla...

INTERVIEW – Mark O’Halloran talks CELLAR DOOR

Proving that there’s nothing scarier than a reassuring Irish priest in Viko Nikci’s Cellar Door, MARK O’HALLORAN talks to Paul Byrne about Irish film, serving the story, and the greatness of Adam & Paul. ...