Pattinson and Hoult Frontrunners to Play Caped Crusader in THE BATMAN

It appears that Matt Reeves (‘Planet of the Apes,’ Let Me In,’ ‘Cloverfield’) is close to casting the title role in ‘The Batman,’ with word coming in that British actors Robert Pattinson (‘High Life,’ ‘Damsel,’ ‘Good Time’) and Nicholas Hoult (‘Tolkien,’ ‘Dark...

Willem Dafoe and THE WITCH Helmer Head for THE LIGHTHOUSE

Robert Eggers, the filmmaker behind the arthouse horror hit ‘The Witch,’ is set to take the helm for ‘The Lighthouse,’ a fantasy horror set in the world of old sea-faring myths. With Willem Dafoe (‘The Florida Project,’ ‘Motherless Brooklyn’) attached to st...
2.0Disappointing

The Lost City of Z

THE LOST CITY OF Z (USA/15A/141mins) Directed by James Gray. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Robert Pattinson, Sienna Miller, Tom Holland, Angus Macfadyen. THE PLOT: British Army Officer Percival Fawcett (Charlie Hu...

Explorers in the movies… From Indiana Jones to The Goonies

This week, ‘The Lost City of Z’ is released in Irish cinemas. Based on the novel by David Grann, the film follows British Army Officer Percival Fawcett (Charlie Hunnam), who has never progressed as far has he would like within the army When he is assigned to a...
2.0Ambitious but vague

The Childhood of a Leader

CHILDHOOD OF A LEADER (UK | France | Hungary/TBC/115mins) Directed by Brady Corbet. Starring Liam Cunningham, Berenice Bejo, Robert Pattinson, Stacy Martin, Yolande Moreau. THE PLOT: In 1918, young Prescott...

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 photographer Dennis Stock (Robert Pattinson). The film s...

Reviews – New movies opening September 25th 2015

MISS YOU ALREADY (UK/15A/112mins) Directed by Catherine Hardwicke. Starring Toni Collette, Drew Barrymore, Paddy Considine, Dominic Cooper. THE PLOT: Milly (Toni Collette) and Jess (Drew Barrymore) have bee...

LIFE – Interview with James Dean actor Dane Dehaan

Dane DeHaan admits that the very idea of playing his acting hero, James Dean on screen, was a “terrifying” idea. Indeed, when DeHaan was first offered the role in Anton Corbijn’s Life – which focuses on Dean...
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...

10 movies to see in September 2015

The summer blockbuster season is officially over, welcome to September! Now that we've got the big budget popcorn munchers out of the way its on to more rewarding releases... here's 10 highlights hitting Irish ...