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My Top 10 Films of 2015

I had intended to get this article up a lot sooner. However, many of the films that were released in America in 2015 were not released here in Ireland until January or February 2016. As…

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Joel Edgerton's directorial debut is one of the sleeper hits of the summer

The Gift: An Impressive Psychological Thriller

“You think you’re done with the past, but the past is not done with you.” The Gift is an intense psychological thriller, which was released worldwide a little earlier this month. It plays with the…


Not so Fantastic Four...

Fantastic Four Review (Spoilers)

Fantastic Four Cast: Miles Teller as Reed Richards Michael B. Jordan as Johnny Storm Kate Mara as Sue Storm Jamie Bell as Ben Grimm / The Thing Toby Kebbell as Victor Von Doom / Dr….


'Song of the Sea' is one of many quality animated films released in the last year  (Credit: Studiocanal)

State of Animated Film in 2015

I recently watched Song of the Sea, an Irish animated film by Cartoon Saloon. I considered writing a review of the film, but it’s not currently showing in theatres in most countries. However, I would…


Pixar's latest film is one of its best, and most ambitious, to date.                  (Pictures:  Credit - Disney Pixar)

Inside Out: A Welcome Return to Form for Pixar

I’ve spent the last few weeks eagerly awaiting the release of Inside Out. Unfortunately, as with many animated films, its release date in Ireland was several weeks after its American release date. I spent those…


Would it have killed them to call it Genesis?

Terminator Genisys Review

Terminator Genisys Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger as “Pops” Jason Clarke as John Connor Emilia Clarke as Sarah Connor Jai Courtney as Kyle Reese J.K. Simmons as O’Brien Dayo Okeniyi as Danny Dyson Matt Smith as Skynet…



Jurassic World may be a dumb popcorn flick, but it embraces the role with style.

Jurassic World: More Parody Than Sequel

When Steven Spielberg’s Jurassic Park was released in 1993, it quickly became a sensation. Even today, it is still remembered as one of the greatest summer blockbusters of all time. But people don’t always remember…