Yorgos Lanthimos Takes The Helm for POP. 1280 Adaptation

Yorgos Lanthimos, the filmmaker behind ‘The Favourite,’ ‘The Lobster,’ ‘Dogtooth,’ has signed on to write and direct an adaptation of Jim Thompson’s crime novel ‘Pop. 1280,’ Deadline has learned. Published i...
4.0Deliciously wicked

The Favourite

The Favourite (Ireland / UK / USA / 15A / 119 mins)   In short: Deliciously wicked   Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz, Emma Stone, Nicholas Hoult.   The Plot: 18th Centur...

European Film Awards 2017 Nominees

At the Seville European Film Festival, the European Film Academy and EFA Productions proudly announced the nominations for the 30th European Film Awards. This year the awards take place in Berlin, the home of t...

Colin Farrell – Interview for KILLING OF A SACRED DEER

Currently producing some of the best and most diverse work of his career, Colin Farrell again delivers in The Killing of a Sacred Deer, the pitch-black new psychological thriller from Yorgos Lanthimos. This is Farrell’s second time working with the writer/dire...

Poster for Yorgos Lanthimos’s THE KILLING OF A SACRED DEER Debuts

Official poster and first look image for ‘The Lobster’ and ‘Dogtooth’ writer-director Yorgos Lanthimos’s latest. Produced by Element Pictures and made with the support of the Irish Film Board, the ‘The Killing Of A Sacred Deer’ stars Colin Farrell and Barry Ke...

European Film Awards 2015 – All the winners

The European Film Awards returned home to Berlin tonight, after a beautiful but chilly ceremony in the Latvian capital Riga last year. This year, the Haus der Berliner Festspiele played host to the awards, wher...

Interview with director Yorgos Lanthimos for The Lobster

After Dogtooth and Alps, Greek director Yorgos Lanthimos makes his English-speaking debut with The Lobster - and once again, the critics are raving. Paul Byrne talks to the man behind one of this year's most enigmatic films... So, how to explain 'The Lobste...

Colin Farrell interview for THE LOBSTER

This month, Colin Farrell stars in ‘The Lobster’, directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. The film, shot in Ireland, tells the story of David, a man who voluntarily checks himself into a hotel with the sole purpose of fi...

Cannes 2015 – All the winners

The 68th Cannes Film Festival rolled to a close tonight, with the presentation of the coveted Palme D’Or for best film at the festival before a screening of ICE AND THE SKY. Movies.ie were on site (but in the p...
3.0Nicely weird, if slow

Cannes Review – The Lobster

THE LOBSTER (Greece | UK | Ireland | Netherlands | France/TBC/119mins) Directed by Yorgos Lanthimos. Starring Colin Farrell, John C. Reilly, Ben Wishaw, Olivia Colman, Rachel Weisz THE PLOT: Recently single David (Colin Farrell) checks into a mysterious hote...