Category: Reviews

Review: Mary Queen of Scots

Review: Mary Queen of Scots

| January 18, 2019 | Comments (0)

Michael Lee confronts artifice.

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Review: Mary Poppins Returns

Review: Mary Poppins Returns

| January 18, 2019 | Comments (0)

Brian Quinn feeds the birds.

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Review: Stan & Ollie

Review: Stan & Ollie

| January 11, 2019 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren gets into another fine mess.

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Short Film Review: Low Tide

Short Film Review: Low Tide

| January 4, 2019 | Comments (0)

Dakota Heveron gets on board Ian Hunt Duffy’s short horror ‘Low Tide’, which premiered at last year’s Cork Film Festival in November.

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Irish Film Review: The Favourite

Irish Film Review: The Favourite

| January 2, 2019 | Comments (0)

Michael Lee enters the Royal court.

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Irish Film Reviews @ Cork Film Festival 2018

Irish Film Reviews @ Cork Film Festival 2018

| December 17, 2018 | Comments (0)

Take a look at our reviews of the Irish Films that screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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Review: Mortal Engines

Review: Mortal Engines

| December 17, 2018 | Comments (0)

Paul Farren can destroy cities in an instant.

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Review: Roma

Review: Roma

| December 17, 2018 | Comments (0)

Jonathan Victory delves into Alfonso Cuarón’s ‘Roma’

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Review: The Wild Pear Tree

Review: The Wild Pear Tree

| December 11, 2018 | Comments (0)

David Prendeville bites into Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s latest.

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Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

Review: Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse

| December 10, 2018 | Comments (0)

Andrew Carroll spins many webs in various universes.

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Review: White Boy Rick

Review: White Boy Rick

| December 7, 2018 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon is in Motor City.

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Book Review: The Films of Lenny Abrahamson

Book Review: The Films of Lenny Abrahamson

| December 6, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio checks out Barry Monaghan’s comprehensive study of the films of contemporary, highly critically-appraised Irish director Lenny Abrahamson.

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Irish Film Review: The Devil’s Doorway

Irish Film Review: The Devil’s Doorway

| December 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

David Prendeville walks down The Devils Doorway.

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Review: Creed II

Review: Creed II

| December 4, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen gets ready to rumble.

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Short Film Review: Stephanie

Short Film Review: Stephanie

| December 3, 2018 | Comments (0)

David Deignan takes a look at Fergal Costello’s short horror film ‘Stephanie’ starring Moe Dunford. 

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Review:  Assassination Nation

Review:  Assassination Nation

| November 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

David Prendeville hacks into Salem.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: One Million American Dreams

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: One Million American Dreams

| November 30, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff discovers the secrets of New York’s mass graves in Brendan Byrne’s ‘One Million American Dreams’.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Belly of the Whale

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Belly of the Whale

| November 29, 2018 | Comments (0)

Cian Griffin enters ‘The Belly of the Whale’, which screened at this cork Film Festival.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Maeve

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Maeve

| November 28, 2018 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer gets caught up in the fractured narrative of Pat Murphy’s seminal Irish Feminist film ‘Maeve’, which screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Town of Strangers

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Town of Strangers

| November 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff meet the locals in the County Galway town of Gort, in Treasa O’Brien’s Town of Strangers, with a diverse cast, including young Irish Travellers, English New Age hippies, Brazilian factory workers and Syrian refugees.

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Irish Film Review: The Camino Voyage

Irish Film Review: The Camino Voyage

| November 23, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sean Dooley sets sail.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Free Radicals

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Free Radicals

| November 22, 2018 | Comments (0)

Vjekoslav Vondra was at the Cork Film Festival to take in selection of experimental film works screened in memory of Josephine Massarella (1957 – 2018).

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Cellar Door

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Cellar Door

| November 21, 2018 | Comments (0)

John Finbarr McGarr goes beyond the ‘Cellar Door’, which screened at this year’s Cork Film Festival.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Curious Works of Roger Doyle

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Curious Works of Roger Doyle

| November 20, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff goes on a journey through ‘The Curious Works of Roger Doyle’, Brian Lally’s documentary the ‘Godfather of Irish Electronica’.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Sooner or Later

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Sooner or Later

| November 19, 2018 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer finds much to like in ‘Sooner or Later’, Luke Morgan’s no-budget feature from Galway filmmaking collective Project Spatula.

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Review: Suspiria

Review: Suspiria

| November 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Michael Lee flees from the school.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Float Like a Butterfly

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: Float Like a Butterfly

| November 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff finds a voice to the voiceless in Carmel Winters’ film Float Like a Butterfly, which opened the 63rd Cork Film Festival.

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Review: Widows

Review: Widows

| November 16, 2018 | Comments (1)

Andrew Carroll praises Steve McQueen’s “masterful film”.

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Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Favourite

Irish Film Review @ Cork Film Festival: The Favourite

| November 14, 2018 | Comments (0)

Charline Fernandez takes a break from duck racing and pineapple eating to send us this review of Yorgos Lanthimos’ The Favourite from the Cork Film Festival.

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Review: The Grinch

Review: The Grinch

| November 13, 2018 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon will steal your presents.

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