Category: Reviews

Review: Black Panther

Review: Black Panther

| February 13, 2018 | Comments (2)

Gemma Creagh, leader of the Dora Milaje, prevents a world war.

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Review: Phantom Thread

Review: Phantom Thread

| February 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Michael Lee spins a tarn.

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Review: Last Flag Flying

Review: Last Flag Flying

| February 2, 2018 | Comments (0)

Tom Crowley lowers the flag.

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Review: Glory

Review: Glory

| February 2, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sadhbh Ni Bhroin goes for glory.

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Irish Short Film Review: Ours

Irish Short Film Review: Ours

| February 2, 2018 | Comments (0)

June Butler takes a look at Heather Grogan’s short film ‘Ours’.

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Review: Early Man

Review: Early Man

| January 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

Andrew Carroll gets pre-historic.

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Review: Downsizing

Review: Downsizing

| January 26, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio finds little to like.

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Review: The Post

Review: The Post

| January 25, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio uncovers the truth.

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Review: A Woman’s Life

Review: A Woman’s Life

| January 20, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio finds ennui in Une Vie

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Irish Short Film Review: Lily

Irish Short Film Review: Lily

| January 16, 2018 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen takes a look at ‘Lily’, Graham Cantwell’s short film about a girl with a secret, who is faced with the greatest challenge of her young life. 

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Review: Darkest Hour

Review: Darkest Hour

| January 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

Shauna Fox leads us to victory.

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Review: Coco

Review: Coco

| January 15, 2018 | Comments (0)

Ellen Murray says Coco pops.

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Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Review: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

| January 12, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio takes lot.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Michael Inside

| January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff takes a look at Frank Berry’s tale of Michael, a luckless 18-year-old who is misfortunate to be sent to prison.  

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Review: Lady Bird

Review: Lady Bird

| January 8, 2018 | Comments (0)

Ahead of its February release here, and to celebrate Saoirse Ronan’s Golden Globe win, James Bartlett takes a look at Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’.

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Review: Jupiter’s Moon

Review: Jupiter’s Moon

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Stephen Porzio sees miracles.

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Review: Walk with Me

Review: Walk with Me

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Brian Ó Tiomáin neditates.

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Review: All the Money in the World

Review: All the Money in the World

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon pays the ransom.

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Review: Brad’s Status

Review: Brad’s Status

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Brian Ó Tiomáin’s status.

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Review: Molly’s Game

Review: Molly’s Game

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Liam Hanlon is all in.

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Review: The Greatest Showman

Review: The Greatest Showman

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (1)

Ellen Murray gets in the ring.

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Review: Pitch Perfect 3

Review: Pitch Perfect 3

| January 5, 2018 | Comments (0)

Aoife O’Ceallachain sings a song of six-pence.

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Review: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

Review: Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle

| January 4, 2018 | Comments (1)

Shauna Fox enters the jungle.

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Films of 2017 - Writers' Choice

Films of 2017 – Writers’ Choice

| December 28, 2017 | Comments (2)

Film is the rabbit hole of life. It is a labyrinth of truth and lies, a broken mirror that distorts our fantasies, a dealer of dreams and desires. It is who we are… The Film Ireland family look back on who they were in 2017 and pick out their highlights – and some lowlights – […]

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Photo City

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Photo City

| December 15, 2017 | Comments (0)

Loretta Goff send us a snapshot of ‘Photo City’, a portrait of photography itself as told through the lens of the citizens of a place defined by the art form. 

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Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi

| December 15, 2017 | Comments (0)

The Force is strong in Irene Falvey.

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Review: Better Watch Out

Review: Better Watch Out

| December 15, 2017 | Comments (0)

Sarah Cullen is coming to town.

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Review: The Disaster Artist

Review: The Disaster Artist

| December 8, 2017 | Comments (0)

Gemma Creagh did not hit her.

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Irish Film Review: Song of Granite

Irish Film Review: Song of Granite

| December 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Hannah Lemass sings the praises of Pat Collins’ ‘Song of Granite’ a film about the life of the renowned traditional sean-nós singer, Joe Heaney.

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Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

Review of Irish Film @ Cork Film Festival: Writing Home

| December 7, 2017 | Comments (0)

Jack O’Dwyer puts pen to paper about the romantic comedy ‘Writing Home’, made as part of the Filmbase Masters Course.

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