Reviews

Film Review: The House

Film Review: The House

Frances Winston reviews this latest comedy, The House, starring Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler Directed by: Andrew Jay Cohen – Starring: Will Ferrell, Amy Poehler, Jason Mantzoukas, Nick Kroll, Will Ferrell is like Marmite. You either love him or hate him. His particular brand of schtick doesn’t appeal to everyone, which is fair enough. If […]

Theatre Review: The Play That Goes Wrong – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Theatre Review: The Play That Goes Wrong – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

The Play That Goes Wrong Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Grand Canal Quay, Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2 June 26 to July 1st 7.30pm nightly. Matinees 2.30pm June 28th and July 1st Tickets €15-€45 If ever a play did what the title says on the tin, it’s this. Anything that can go wrong does go wrong […]

Listen: Prime – Poison

Listen: Prime – Poison

“I don’t know how you got in Baby, you’re a poison in my skin I’m on a losing game I feel the fire, I’m going in anyway” These are some of the resonant lyrics from PRIME’s latest single, Poison, and we feature him in EILE’s music slot this morning. The US pop/rock/electronic singer-songwriter has just […]

Film Review & Trailer: Baby Driver

Film Review & Trailer: Baby Driver

Frances Winston feels that this film has some good performances, and its action scenes slickly-choreographed. Directed by: Edgar Wright – Starring: Ansel Elgort, Kevin Spacey, Lily James, Eiza González, Jon Hamm, Jamie Foxx, Jon Bernthal Given that his previous directorial efforts include The Cornetto Trilogy and Scott Pilgrim vs the World, when you see Edgar […]

Film Review & Trailer: Gifted

Film Review & Trailer: Gifted

Frances Winston says that there are some great performances in Gifted, a predictable but sweet movie Directed by: Marc Webb – Starring: Chris Evans, Mckenna Grace, Lindsay Duncan, Jenny Slate, Octavia Spencer Chris Evans is so associated with his acclaimed performance, as Captain America in the Marvel movies, that it is easy to forget that […]

Listen: The Ramona Flowers – If You Remember

Listen: The Ramona Flowers – If You Remember

On this morning’s EILE music slot, we feature the brand new single, If You Remember, from UK-based, Indie/Rock band from Bristol, The Ramona Flowers (released 2nd June). The band manage to intertwine electronic sounds with alt-rock guitar and drums, and cite among their influences Peter Gabriel, Phoenix and M83. Lead singer, Steve Bird, has been […]

Film Review & Trailer: Wonder Woman

Film Review & Trailer: Wonder Woman

Frances Winston gives Wonder Woman the ultimate accolade, a ‘must-see’ movie! Directed by: Patty Jenkins – Starring: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Danny Huston, David Thewlis, Connie Nielsen, Elena Anaya To say many fans have been waiting a lifetime for this movie is an understatement. There have been calls for decades to bring the […]