Reviews

Film Review & Trailer: Murder On The Orient Express

Film Review & Trailer: Murder On The Orient Express

Frances Winston reviews this remake of the Agatha Christie classic, Murder On The Orient Express Directed by: Kenneth Branagh – Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Judi Dench, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisy Ridley, Penélope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Johnny Depp, Josh Gad, Derek Jacobi, Leslie Odom Jr. This is one of those movies that has been made and remade, and […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

Film Review & Trailer: The Killing Of A Sacred Deer

Frances Winston reviews Lanthimos’ The Killing of a Sacred Deer, which she feels is very similar in style to The Lobster, which also starred Colin Farrell, and may be an acquired taste Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos – Starring: Colin Farrell, Nicole Kidman, Barry Keoghan, Raffey Cassidy, Sunny Suljic, Alicia Silverstone, Bill Camp Lanthimos’ last film, […]

Review of Metropolis Festival 2017 at the RDS Dublin

Review of Metropolis Festival 2017 at the RDS Dublin

Frances Winston reviews the Metropolis Festival 2017, which took place at the RDS, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4, on 28th and 29th October this year Now in its third year, Metropolis has become one of the highlights of the festival calendar, rounding off the year nicely, and filling the gap until the following year’s festival-season kicks in. Previous […]

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s October Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Out Now! EILE Magazine’s October Edition FREE To Read Or Download!

Welcome to the October issue of EILE Magazine! As usual, we have a packed magazine to keep you entertained this month. For your musical enjoyment, we bring you American singer-songwriters, Julia Othmer and Veronica Bianqui. Brian Rochford tells us about fats in our diet and Lisa Reynolds reviews LGBT-themed film Pretty Boy. Irish emigrant, Paul Dowling, writes […]

Musical Review: Miss Saigon – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Musical Review: Miss Saigon – Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Frances Winston feels that this is a ‘not to be missed’ production of Miss Saigon, which is both awe-inspiring and thought-provoking   Most touring productions passing through the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre run for around a week. The fact that Miss Saigon is booked in for six weeks is a testament to its enduring popularity. […]

Film Review & Trailer: Blade Runner 2049

Film Review & Trailer: Blade Runner 2049

Frances Winston reviews this sequel which comes over thirty years after the first Blade Runner, and finds it worthy of the original Directed by: Denis Villeneuve – Starring: Ryan Gosling, Harrison Ford, Ana de Armas, Sylvia Hoeks, Robin Wright, Mackenzie Davis, Carla Juri, Lennie James, Dave Bautista, Jared Leto While I would usually give a […]

Watch: Julia Othmer – ‘Purple And Gray’

Watch: Julia Othmer – ‘Purple And Gray’

In our Sunday music slot at EILE, we bring you a real treat. Kansas-city native, Julia Othmer, singing Purple And Gray, from her new album, Sound. What a wonderful, slow, moody, dark ballad, totally pared back to reveal Julia’s soulful vocal. If you like the amazing Kristina Train’s Dark Black (both have colours as titles!) you […]