Reviews

Film Review & Trailer: Beauty and the Beast

Film Review & Trailer: Beauty and the Beast

Frances Winston loved this latest Disney offering, and says you don’t need to bring a little one to enjoy it! Directed by: Bill Condon – Starring: Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci, Audra McDonald, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Ian McKellen, Emma Thompson There is always a buzz and excitement […]

Film Review: The Secret Scripture

Film Review: The Secret Scripture

Directed by: Jim Sheridan – Starring: Vanessa Redgrave, Rooney Mara, Eric Bana, Theo James, Jack Reynor, Aidan Turner, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor Given its subject matter, about a pregnant woman who is institutionalised in the 40s, and told that she killed her baby after giving birth, you could be forgiven for thinking that director, Jim Sheridan, completely has […]

Musical Review: The Wedding Singer, Bord Gáis Theatre Until 11th March

Musical Review: The Wedding Singer, Bord Gáis Theatre Until 11th March

The Wedding Singer Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 Runs until March 11th Tickets €17.50-€49.50 7.30pm nightly except Friday March 10th with shows at 5pm and 8.30pm. Matinee shows Wednesday 8th and Saturday 11th at 2.30pm If you lived through the 80s, it probably didn’t seem that great – cold war, high […]

Film Review & Trailer: Kong – Skull Island

Film Review & Trailer: Kong – Skull Island

Frances Winston felt that this movie was a lot of fun, with plenty of action, but just didn’t measure up in parts to some previous Kong offerings Directed by: Jordan Vogt-Roberts – Starring: Brie Larson, Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L Jackson, John Goodman, Toby Kebbell, Cory Hawkins, John C. Reilly You may have noticed that there is […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine February 2017 Edition – Free!

Out Now! EILE Magazine February 2017 Edition – Free!

Welcome to the February 2017 issue of EILE Magazine!  In our February issue, we feature US artists, Joseph Eid and Emerald Portal, and English singer/songwriter, the iconic Ray Davies. Brian Rochford writes on men’s fashion this month, and Lisa Reynolds reviews a trans documentary, Sam & Evan. We have worldwide travel and USA travel, and lots of […]

Video: The Real Thing – Honey & Jude

Video: The Real Thing – Honey & Jude

This morning we feature one of EILE’s favourite duos, motown-loving’ pop singers, Honey & Jude, singing their latest release, The Real Thing.  “This is a story of a Heartthrob from 1988 who accidentally travels in time to the year 2017, who then tries to win the heart of a classic California girl. He is very […]

Listen: All The Running – Emerald Portal

Listen: All The Running – Emerald Portal

“Throughout our lives, people show up and can make huge differences, sometimes sticking around for the long run and sometimes vanishing off into their own adventures”. So say Emerald Portal, an indie-psych-alternative rock band, and our featured artists this morning on EILE’s music slot. Emerald Portal is the brainchild of Thomas Ouziel, and Brad Rundblade. […]