Film / Theatre Reviews

Parasite

February 7th, 2020 | by Conor Smyth

In the dystopic locomotion of 2013’s Snowpiercer, Bong Joon Ho charted social hierarchy along the X axis. His new film, …


The Lighthouse

January 31st, 2020 | by Rose Baker

At the beginning of Robert Eggers’ The Lighthouse, Ephraim Winslow (Robert Pattinson) arrives on a remote island with his superior, Tom Wake …


Uncut Gems

January 17th, 2020 | by Ruairi McCann

Uncut Gems, writer-directors Josh & Benny Safdie’s fifth feature together, starts full throttle and only occasionally lets up. It is …


Little Women

January 3rd, 2020 | by Conor Smyth

Grab the green bin. Greta Gerwig’s dropped in one last gift. Little Women, the seventh cinematic (re)telling of Louisa May …


Monos

November 14th, 2019 | by Kev Lovski

Every so often, a movie comes along that completely rips up the rule book of filmmaking. Alejandro Landes’ (2011’s Porfirio) does so right …


Joker

October 7th, 2019 | by Kevin Murray

Joker lands in cinemas this week – as heavy with hype as Batman’s toolbelt with gadgets. Not that gadgets and …


Ad Astra

September 27th, 2019 | by Kev Lovski

Science fiction has undoubtedly been a bit lacking in quantity and quality in recent years, and so you could be forgiven …


The Goldfinch

September 27th, 2019 | by Conor Smyth

“I don’t need to tell you about loss”, Nicole Kidman’s grieving mother tells the grown-up Theodore (Ansel Elgort), her one-time …



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