Posts tagged "Domhnall Gleeson"

Venice Film Festival: mother!

mother!

mother! Venezia 74 Directed by Darren Aronofsky Starring Jennifer Lawrence, Javier Bardem, Michelle Pfeiffer, Domhnall Gleeson and Ed Harris by Joanna Orland Is mother! Darren Aronofsky’s worst film to date? (No, but it’s a close second.) In what can only be described as pretentious nonsense (and that is putting it kindly), mother! is an abstract […]

The Revenant Premiere

The Revenant London, UK Premiere January 14th, 2016 by Joanna Orland London’s Leicester Square was filled with screams of “Leo” and “Tom” as the Oscar-nominated stars of The Revenant arrived on the red carpet for the film’s UK premiere on the evening of Thursday January 14th, 2016. Fittingly, the British weather was doing its darndest […]

BFI London Film Festival: Brooklyn

Directed by John Crowley Written by Nick Hornby Starring Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent and Julie Walters Brooklyn is a visually stunning film and touching story about a young Irish girl named Eilis (Saoirse Ronan) as she makes herself a new home away from Ireland.  Saoirse Ronan is captivating as Eilis, as […]

Unbroken

Directed by Angelina Jolie Starring Jack O’Connell, Miyavi, Garrett Hedlund and Domhnall Gleeson In UK Cinemas December 26th, 2014 In US Cinemas December 25th, 2014 Unbroken is the true life story of Olympic athlete and war prisoner Louis Zamperini, based on the book by Laura Hillenbrand.  Louis is a survivor and remains unbroken by all […]

Win Another Frank Mask

To celebrate the UK DVD release of the film Frank we are giving you yet another chance to win a promotional item which we obtained at its Sundance London UK premiere.  The film which stars Michael Fassbender as the man in the mask was a huge hit at Sundance Festival both in Utah and in London. For […]

Star Wars Episode VII: Meet the Cast

Disney released the cast list of Star Wars: Episode VII along with a photo taken at a script reading of the film. Joining original cast members Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker the new actors promise to bring something special to the new episodes in the Star Wars saga.  […]

Win a FRANK Mask

To celebrate the UK cinematic release of the film Frank we are giving you the chance to win a promotional item which we obtained at its Sundance London UK premiere.  The film which stars Michael Fassbender as the man in the mask was a huge hit at Sundance Festival both in Utah and in London.  It is […]

Sundance London 2014

by Joanna Orland with contributions from Ruth Thomson The third Sundance London Film and Music Festival brought cinematic highlights and talent from the Utah festival to a British audience.  A festival for filmmakers as much as film lovers, Sundance has the independent spirit which is missing from larger festivals such as Cannes, Venice or Toronto. […]

Frank

Directed by Lenny Abrahamson Starring Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Scoot McNairy In UK cinemas May 9th, 2014 by Joanna Orland If you’re expecting a Frank Sidebottom biopic, you are watching the wrong film.  Even though it is written by Jon Ronson, a writer who was a member of Sidebottom’s band, Frank is […]