Tag Archive | Lily James

Review: All About Eve – National Theatre Live

Review: All About Eve – National Theatre Live

Frances Winston reviews this iconic drama which was broadcast to the Omniplex Rathmines from London’s Noel Coward Theatre  National Theatre Live – All About Eve Broadcast live on April 11th in Omniplex Rathmines from the Noel Coward Theatre in London Starring: Gillian Anderson, Lily James, Monica Dolan, Ian Drysdale, Tsion Habte, Stanley Townsend When I […]

Film Review & Trailer: Mama Mia: Here We Go Again

Film Review & Trailer: Mama Mia: Here We Go Again

Frances Winston feels that although some of the scenes in Mama Mia: Here We Go Again seem to be written around the songs, this is great fun, and will leave you with a smile on your face  Directed by: Ol Parker – Starring: Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Christine Baranski, Julie Walters, Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth, Stellan Skarsgård, […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Film Review & Trailer: The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society

Directed by: Mike Newell – Starring: Lily James, Michiel Huisman, Glen Powell, Jessica Brown Findlay, Katherine Parkinson, Matthew Goode, Tom Courtenay, Penelope Wilton Based on the much-loved novel of the same name, this may probably win an award for the most cumbersome movie title of the year (I was very glad Twitter had upped the […]

Film Review & Trailer: Darkest Hour

Film Review & Trailer: Darkest Hour

Directed by: Joe Wright – Starring: Gary Oldman, Kristin Scott Thomas, Lily James, Stephen Dillane, Ronald Pickup, Ben Mendelsohn It is unlikely that you haven’t yet seen images of Gary Oldman’s extraordinary transformation into Winston Churchill at this stage, so I won’t waste time discussing it here. Suffice to say that it really is astonishing. […]

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: Cinderella

Film Review & Trailer: Cinderella

Frances Winston reviews this classic fairytale, and finds it a film with something for young and old alike Directed by: Kenneth Brannagh – Starring: Lily James, Cate Blanchett, Richard Madden, Stellan Skarsgård, Holliday Grainger, Derek Jacobi, Helena Bonham Carter Loosely drawing from the much-loved 1950 animated musical, this live action version of the classic fairytale sees […]