2.5For little 'uns


SMURFS: THE LOST VILLAGE (USA/G/89mins) Directed by Kelly Asbury. Starring Ellie Kemper, Julia Roberts, Mandy Patinkin, Rainn Wilson, Demi Lovato. THE PLOT: As Smurfette (Demi Lovato) struggles to find out wh...

SMALL GREAT THINGS Adaptation To Star Davis and Roberts

Viola Davis, who looks set to nap the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress with ‘Fences,’ and Julia Roberts (‘Money Monster,’ ‘August: Osage County’) are set to co-star in a big screen adaptation of best-selling author Jodi Picoult’s popular novel ‘Small Great Th...
Garry Marshall

Garry Marshall, RIP

Legendary filmmaker, champion of the rom-com, and creator of 'Happy Days' and 'Mork & Mindy' has died aged 81. Marshall, who brought us 'Pretty Woman', 'Beaches' and 'The Princess Diaries' died in Burbank, C...
Mother's Day
1.0Mushy, trite nonsense

Mother’s Day

MOTHER'S DAY (USA/12A/118mins) Directed by Garry Marshall. Starring Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson, Sarah Chalke, Jason Sudeikis. THE PLOT: On the run up to Mother’s Day – that’s Mother’s Day in...

Reviews – New movies opening May 27th 2016

ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS (UK/USA/PG/113mins) Directed by James Bobin. Starring Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, Anne Hathaway, Sacha Baron Cohen, Matt Lucas, Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Timothy Spall. THE PLOT: With The Mad Hatter (...
4.0A thrill ride

Cannes Review – Money Monster

MONEY MONSTER (USA/15A/98mins) Directed by Jodie Foster. Starring George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O'Connell, Giancarlo Esposito, Catriona Balfe. THE PLOT: Lee Gates (George Clooney) is the presenter of Money Monster, a New York based TV show that tells...

Reviews – New movies opening February 26th 2016

GRIMSBY (UK/USA/15/83mins) Directed by Louis Leterrier. Starring Sacha Baron Cohen, Mark Strong, Isla Fisher, Rebel Wilson, Penelope Cruz, Johnny Vegas, Ian McShane. THE PLOT: Superspy Sebastian Grimsby (St...
Secret in their Eyes
2.5A thin remake

Secret in Their Eyes

SECRET IN THEIR EYES (USA/15A/111mins) Directed by Billy Ray. Starring Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Dean Norris, Michael Kelly. THE PLOT: Not long after 9/11, Ray (Chiwetel Ejiofor) and his colleagues at the Counter Terrorism Joint Taskfor...

Directors who have remade their own films

‘The Secret in their Eyes’ released in Irish cinemas this week; starring Julia Roberts and Nicole Kidman, the film is a remake of the 2009 Argentinean film of the same name. Although Juan José Campanella, direc...

10 movies to see in February 2016

HOW TO BE SINGLE Directed by: Christian Ditter Starring: Dakota Johnson, Alison Brie, Leslie Mann, Rebel Wilson, Anders Holm Release Date: February 19th Based on the novel of the same name by Liz Tuccillo...
Michael Collins

ADIFF to celebrate 20th anniversary of ‘Michael Collins’

To celebrate the 20th Anniversary of its release in Irish Cinemas and the Centenary of the 1916 Rising, Audi Dublin International Film Festival will host a special event screening of Neil Jordan’s 'Michael Collins', the definitive film of Ireland’s struggle fo...
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Julia Roberts to Produce and Star in BATKID Movie

Make-a-Wish story getting narrative feature... It has been announced that Julia Roberts has signed to produce and star in a feature adaptation of the upcoming “Batkid” documentary 'Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard around the World.' Directed by Dana ...