First Man: Who better to play robotic Neil Armstrong than perennially blank Ryan Gosling?
- October 10, 2018
Damien Chazelle’s terrific study of Neil Armstrong’s great moment makes much of the sensual assault that greeted the early astronauts on their way to (...)
When First Man premiered at the Venice Film Festival last month, nobody was expecting critics to use the term “un-American”. An immaculate drama(...)
Is that a gun in your pocket or are you just scared to see me?
- February 2, 2018, 18:45
The Winchester Mystery House is a genuine Californian mansion – also known as The Most Haunted House in America – and was once the family residence of(...)
Mudbound review: An indelible tale of Deep South racism
- November 15, 2017, 05:00
In the 1940s Laura (Carey Mulligan), a 31-year-old “old maid”, meets and marries Henry McAllan (Jason Clarke), the sterner, sensible brother of dashin(...)
UCD gets Connemara film and sound archive of artists and poets
- Irish News
- February 28, 2017, 01:00
Extensive film and audio recordings of poets Seamus Heaney, Paula Meehan and Moya Cannon and musicians Christy Moore and Bill Whelan form part of a C(...)
Oh, you are awful! Yes, the Terminator sequence reaches its fifth episode with a film that aspires to the condition of The Dick Emery Show. Now(...)
A recent video in The Onion site dared film critics, when reviewing Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, to break sinews in their search for pretentious me(...)