Tag Archive | Frances Winston

Film Review & Trailer: What Men Want

Film Review & Trailer: What Men Want

Frances Winston reviews this loose reboot of What Women Want Directed by: Adam Shankman – Starring: Taraji P. Henson, Aldis Hodge, Richard Roundtree, Wendi McLendon-Covey, Tracy Morgan If the title of this film sounds familiar, it’s because it’s a reboot of the 2000 Mel Gibson offering (remember when people still liked him) What Women Want. […]

Film Review: Serenity

Film Review: Serenity

Frances Winston reviews Serenity, starring Matthew McConaughey Serenity Directed by: Steven Knight  – Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Diane Lane, Jason Clarke, Djimon Hounsou, Jeremy Strong With such a stellar cast, which includes a few Oscar winners, expectations have been very high for this film. But as the saying goes be careful what you wish […]

Film Review: The Hole in the Ground

Frances Winston braves the terror, to bring you this review of Irish film, The Hole in the Ground Directed by: Lee Cronin – Starring: Seána Kerslake, James Cosmo, Simone Kirby, Steve Wall, James Quinn Markey Irish horror films can be a bit hit and miss. Although we have a fantastic history of storytelling, folklore, and […]

Out Now! Jan/Feb 2019 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Out Now! Jan/Feb 2019 Issue of EILE Magazine – FREE!

Welcome to the January/February 2019 issue of EILE Magazine! This issue has a basket full of treats in store for you – like wonderful musical duo, Kismit from the US, Irish Country singer-songwriter Richard Mulligan, Birch, and Scott De Buitléir interviews Béar Féile favourite, Paul M, and we have some Béar Féile news too.  Scott […]

Film Review & Trailer: Instant Family

Film Review & Trailer: Instant Family

Frances Winston reviews this Sean Anders film based on his own experiences of adoption  Directed by: Sean Anders – Starring: Mark Wahlberg, Rose Byrne, Isabela Moner, Margo Martindale, Julie Hagerty, Octavia Spencer When I first saw the trailers for this I assumed it was a screwball comedy, especially since it is directed by Anders, who […]

Film Review & Trailer: If Beale Street Could Talk

Film Review & Trailer: If Beale Street Could Talk

Frances Winston reviews If Beale Street Could Talk, the latest Barry Jenkins’ film, based on the novel by the same name Directed by: Barry Jenkins – Starring: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Colman Domingo, Teyonah Parris, Michael Beach, Dave Franco, Diego Luna, Pedro Pascal, Ed Skrein, Brian Tyree Henry, Regina King I absolutely loved Barry Jenkins’ […]

Film Review & Trailer: Green Book

Film Review & Trailer: Green Book

Frances Winston reviews Green Book, a film based on a true story about a classical pianist and his bodyguard Directed by: Peter Farrelly – Starring: Viggo Mortensen, Mahershala Ali, Linda Cardellini This film hits Irish screens with several awards already under its belt, and an Academy Award nomination for best picture. Like many movies in […]