Tag: "Ciara O’Brien"

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1

| November 24, 2014 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien becomes the symbol of a mass rebellion.

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Deliver Us from Evil

Deliver Us from Evil

| August 21, 2014 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien gets her scares delivered.

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DVD Review: The Hobbit:The Desolation of Smaug

DVD Review: The Hobbit:The Desolation of Smaug

| April 23, 2014 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien gets her hands on the precious DVD of ‘The Hobbit:The Desolation of Smaug’.

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Limp

Limp

| December 16, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien takes a look at a new Irish film making waves – ‘Limp’, written and directed by Shaun Ryan, an independent abstract horror about a lonely man in love with the corpse of a dead woman.

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Bio: Ciara O'Brien

Bio: Ciara O’Brien

| October 16, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien

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We Love... Superheroes: Batman

We Love… Superheroes: Batman

| August 20, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien kicks off our ‘We Love… Superheroes’ series and takes a look at Batman – the epitome of the outsider.

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Another Look at 'The Conjuring'

Another Look at ‘The Conjuring’

| August 6, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien is not impressed with all the horror hype surrounding ‘The Conjuring’.

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Cinema Review: Stuck in Love

Cinema Review: Stuck in Love

| June 11, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien on a charming snapshot of a family in crisis.

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Book Review: Alfred Hitchcock’s America

Book Review: Alfred Hitchcock’s America

| April 29, 2013 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien on Murray Pomerance’s book that focuses on the cultural critique inherent to Hitchcock’s work, while aso managing to provide great insight into the man himself.

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Oscar 2013: Best Picture Nominee - Silver Linings Playbook

Oscar 2013: Best Picture Nominee – Silver Linings Playbook

| February 13, 2013

Ciara O’Brien heralds ‘Silver Linings Playbook’ as part of our Oscar 2013 Best Film countdown…

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Bloody Countdown to Halloween: The Exorcist

Bloody Countdown to Halloween: The Exorcist

| October 26, 2012 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien on ‘The Exorcist’

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Cinema Review: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Cinema Review: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

| October 4, 2012 | Comments (0)

A heartfelt love letter to an important snapshot in our lives.

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We Love... 25 Years of Irish Film - The Crying Game

We Love… 25 Years of Irish Film – The Crying Game

| August 14, 2012 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien on ‘The Crying Game’.

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DVD Review: Zombie 108

DVD Review: Zombie 108

| June 28, 2012 | Comments (0)

Ciara O’Brien checks out the DVD of the first Taiwanese zombie movie in history…

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Cinema Review: Men in Black III

Cinema Review: Men in Black III

| May 24, 2012 | Comments (0)

Back in Black.

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When nine hundred years old you reach, fish as good, you will not, hmmm?

Cinema Review: Salmon Fishing in the Yemen

| April 30, 2012 | Comments (0)

Salmon-chanted evening

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Aniston in Rom Com shock

Cinema Review: Wanderlust

| March 2, 2012 | Comments (0)

Charming yet silly comedy.

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Cinema Review: The Sitter

Cinema Review: The Sitter

| January 20, 2012 | Comments (0)

Swearing kids & cheap laughs.

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We Love... Summer

We Love… Summer: Jurassic Park

| June 28, 2011 | Comments (0)

Blisters on your shoulders, sand in your underwear, coughing up seawater and being packed into a caravan with the entire extended family – the sweet, sweet memories of summers past. Thank God we have film to look back on with pleasure. And so the Film Ireland sun lovers lay down their towels, unwrap a Cornetto and recall their favourite summer films in the latest installment of We Love… Summer. Ciara O’Brien wanders into ‘Jurassic Park’.

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Yogi Bear

Yogi Bear

| February 9, 2011 | Comments (0)

Grab your pic-a-nic basket – it’s smarter than the average Yogi Bear.

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We Love ... St Valentine: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

We Love … St Valentine: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind

| February 6, 2011 | Comments (1)

Get a bottle of Blue Nun, splash yourself with them cheap Christmas smellies your Auntie got you for Christmas, slip on your Penny’s underwear and turn up the stereo with the sweet, sweet sound of Barry White. And hey, if you have a partner that’s an added bonus. Yes, it’s that time of year, when St. Valentine comes to town. So in his honour the film lovers here at Film Ireland present their favourite lurve-themed flims. Now let’s get it on… Ciara O Brien admits her love for ‘Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind’.

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We Love… 2010: ‘Shutter Island'

We Love… 2010: ‘Shutter Island'

| January 3, 2011 | Comments (2)

We start 2011 by looking back at a few of our favourite films of 2010. Ciara O’Brien returns to ‘Shutter Island’.

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The Nightmare Before Christmas

The Nightmare Before Christmas

| December 3, 2010 | Comments (2)

This December, the Film Ireland Christmas elves gather round the fire and mull over their favourite festive films. Ciara O’Brien enjoys ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’.

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