2.5Standard issue

Sleepless

SLEEPLESS (USA/15A/95mins) Directed by Baran bo Odar. Starring Jamie Foxx, Michelle Monaghan, Dermot Mulroney, Scoot McNairy, Octavius J. Johnson. THE PLOT: Las Vegas cop Vincent (Jamie Foxx) and his partner Sean (Tip ‘T.I.’ Harris) rip off a drug deal and s...

Full Trailer for WAR MACHINE Starring Brad Pitt

Writer-director David Michôd’s part reality, part savage parody WAR MACHINE stars Brad Pitt as a successful, charismatic four-star general who leaps in like a rock star to command NATO forces in Afghanistan, on...

AFERMATH Trailer Sees Arnold Schwarzenegger Out for Revenge

‘Vengeance Is A Journey With No Return’ Inspired by actual events, the Darren Aronofsky-produced AFTERMATH tells a story of guilt and revenge after an air traffic controller’s (Scoot McNairy) error causes the death of a construction foreman’s (Arnold Schwa...
3.0Curious but familiar

Our Brand is Crisis

OUR BRAND IS CRISIS (USA/15A/107mins) Directed by David Gordon Green. Starring Sandra Bullock, Zoe Kazan, Billy Bob Thornton, Joaquim de Almeida, Scoot McNairy. THE PLOT: After four electoral defeats and so...

Movies based on Documentaries

Which came first, the documentary or the fictional tale? Sometimes truth inspires fiction and other times it is the other way around. In the case of ‘Our Brand is Crisis’ – released in Irish cinemas this week – it is certainly a case of truth inspiring fiction...

New BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE Stills

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and S...

Brad Pitt’s WAR MACHINE Enlists Will Poulter

British actor Will Poulter, last seen starring alongside Jack Reynor in Gerard Barrett’s ‘Glassland,’ has become the latest addition to the cast of filmmaker David Michôd’s upcoming Netflix black comedy ‘War Ma...

New BATMAN V SUPERMAN Images

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort ...

Real events on the big screen

DANNY COLLINS is currently in Irish cinemas, and stars Al Pacino as the title character; an older musician who still performs and who still writes fantastic songs. Pacino’s performance in the film is strong and warm, and he truly is the heart of the film – alo...