Reviews – New movies opening April 8th 2016

MY NAME IS EMILY (Ireland/12A/100mins) Directed by Simon Fitzmaurice. Starring Evanna Lynch, Michael Smiley, Martin McCann, George Webster, Barry McGovern. THE PLOT: Teenager Emily (Evanna Lynch) always had...
4.0Magical

Midnight Special

MIDNIGHT SPECIAL (USA/12A/112mins) Directed by Jeff Nichols. Starring Michael Shannon, Kirsten Dunst, Joel Edgerton, Jaeden Lieberher, Adam Driver, Sam Shepard. THE PLOT: Alton (Jaeden Lieberher) is a special...

Michael Shannon Talks MIDNIGHT SPECIAL

The charismatic and commanding Michael Shannon talks about his role in the sci-fi road movie and reuniting with Jeff Nichols for their fourth collaboration. From acclaimed director Jeff Nichols ('Take Shelter,' 'Mud') comes a genre-defying thriller starri...

Smith and Edgerton Board Ayer’s BRIGHT

David Ayer is to take the director’s chair for the fantasy cop thriller ‘Bright,’ with his ‘Suicide Squad’ star Will Smith and Joel Edgerton (‘Jane Got A Gun,’ ‘Black Mass’) in talks to co-star. Plot details...
4.5The power of love

Loving – Review

LOVING (USA | UK/TBC/123mins) Directed by Jeff Nichols. Starring Joel Edgerton, Ruth Negga, Nick Kroll, Michael Shannon, Martin Csokas THE PLOT: When Richard Loving (Joel Edgerton) and Mildred (Ruth Negga) marry in secret before returning to their home in ...
3.0Formulaic but strong

Black Mass

BLACK MASS (USA/UK/15A/122mins) Directed by Scott Cooper. Starring Johnny Depp, Joel Edgerton, Benedict Cumberbatch, Dakota Johnson, Peter Sarsgaard, Jesse Plemons. THE PLOT: We open on former members of Bo...

10 Facts about James Dean & New Movie LIFE

LIFE is released in Irish cinemas this week. Dane DeHaan stars as the up and coming movie star James Dean, as he unsuccessfully evades fame, and having his photograph taken for Life Magazine by tenacious photog...
2.5No payoff

Life

LIFE (Canada | Germany | Australia | USA/15A/111mins) Directed by Anton Corbijn. Starring Robert Pattinson, Dane DeHaan, Joel Edgerton, Alessandra Mastronardi, Ben Kingsley THE PLOT: Photographer Dennis Stock (Robert Pattinson) is intrigued when he meets the...

Second BLACK MASS Trailer Released

In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Joel Edgerton) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger (Johnny Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. The drama te...

Trailer for BLACK MASS Starring Johnny Depp

Directed by Scott Cooper, BLACK MASS tells the true story of Whitey Bulger (Depp), the brother of a state senator (played by Benedict Cumberbatch) and the most infamous violent criminal in the history of South Boston, who became an FBI informant to take down a...