Sunday, June 16, 2019

Serious questions asked in gripping new documentary on The Troubles

“ReMastered – The Miami Showband Massacre” now showing on Netflix is a disturbing account of one of the many atrocities of the...

Movie review: It’s not great, but Greta will pass the time

While the cinema chains clear the deck before the imminent arrival of the latest Avengers juggernaut, there’s a brief window of opportunity...

Better the devil we knew… in the earlier films about Hellboy

This week, our resident cinema buff takes on the latest rendition of the classic Hellboy. I can't call myself...

The trailer for the upcoming Joker origin movie is no laughing matter

Warner Bros has released the first trailer for Joker, its upcoming origin story for the classic Batman villain.

Your round-up of the best that Netflix has to offer this April

The weather is hotting up (sometimes), and so is the content coming to Netflix. A new month brings a...

A bit plodding in parts, but Dumbo also entertains …

ROLL up, roll up, one and all, for Disney’s latest live-action remake of an animated classic, with Dumbo (Cert PG, 112 mins),...

New thriller ‘US’ olds a dark mirror to reflect ourselves

In most films, the baddies are always ‘The Other’ – some external force, figure or agency that poses a threat to be...

Things are heating up for Carrigstown’s favourite couple

It's a big year for one of Ireland’s favourite TV soaps, as Fair City is celebrating their 30th anniversary.

CINEMA REVIEW: Captain Marvel, a fine addition to the Avenger series

I have a confession to make – I’m pretty much all Avengered out, given the seemingly endless waves of Avengers films breaking...

Tributes flow to honour Dublin actor, Pat Laffan, following his passing

Famous for playing two of the most memorable characters in Irish comedy history, legendary Irish actor Pat Laffan will be sadly missed,...