Tag Archive | Frances Winston

Musical Review: The Band – at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

Musical Review: The Band – at the Bord Gáis Energy Theatre

The Band – Musical theatre review by Frances Winston Bord Gáis Energy Theatre, Dublin Nightly 7.30pm until Saturday 10th November, except Friday 9th November show at 8.30pm,  Matinee 2.30pm Saturday 10th November Friday 9th November additional 5pm show Tickets from €15 Anyone who was a fan of the BBC show, Let it Shine, which searched for […]

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Out Now! Sept/Oct 2018 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Welcome to the September/October 2018 issue of EILE Magazine Bursting with goodies, this edition sees some great musical artistes gracing our pages, like STF, Jared Dylan, MIKA and the NI’s Japanese Popstars. Scott De Buitléir interviews longtime LGBT and civil rights activist, Tonie Walsh, about his upcoming show, I AM TONIE WALSH, and Stephen Spillane raises […]

Film Review: The Little Stranger

Film Review: The Little Stranger

Frances Winston reviews this latest offering from director, Lenny Abrahamson, The Little Stranger Directed by: Lenny Abrahamson – Starring: Domhnall Gleeson, Ruth Wilson, Will Poulter, Charlotte Rampling After the success of Room, many people probably expected Lenny Abrahamson to stick with a (literally) winning formula, but for his follow-up movie, he has chosen a far […]

Film Review & Trailer: Crazy Rich Asians

Film Review & Trailer: Crazy Rich Asians

Frances Winston enjoyed this all-Asian cast Cinderella-themed film based in Singapore Directed by John M Chu – Starring: Constance Wu, Henry Golding, Gemma Chan, Awkwafina, Nico Santos, Lisa Lu, Ken Jeong, Michelle Yeoh A man takes his girlfriend of the past year back to Singapore to attend a wedding and meet his family, and various […]

Film Review & Trailer: American Animals

Film Review & Trailer: American Animals

Frances Winston reviews American Animals, a heist movie based on a true story of a robbery which had not been thought-through Directed by: Bart Layton Starring: Evan Peters, Barry Keoghan, Blake Jenner, Jared Abrahamson, Udo Kier, Ann Dowd This heist flick is based on a true story that you probably haven’t heard of. Indeed, prior […]

Film Review: Searching

Film Review: Searching

Frances Winston reviews Searching, a missing person film with a difference Directed by: Aneesh Chaganty – Starring: John Cho, Debra Messing Missing person thrillers are ten a penny so it’s difficult to put a new spin on them, but here, director Chaganty does his best by telling the whole story from the perspective of a […]

Film Review & Trailer: Christopher Robin

Film Review & Trailer: Christopher Robin

Frances Winston wasn’t overly-impressed with this grown-up version of Christopher Robin Directed by: Marc Forster – Starring: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Jim Cummings, Brad Garrett A grown-up and stressed-out Christopher Robin is revisited by his childhood friend, Winnie the Pooh, and returns to Hundred Acre Wood to reignite his imagination, and rediscover the joy and […]