Tag Archive | Oscar Isaac

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars – The Rise of Skywalker

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars – The Rise of Skywalker

Frances Winston reviews this latest Stars Wars movie, The Rise of Skywalker Directed by: J.J. Abrams – Starring: Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Anthony Daniels, Naomi Ackie, Domhnall Gleeson, Richard E. Grant, Lupita Nyong’o, Kelly Marie Tran, Ian McDiarmid, Billy Dee Williams After 42 years, the epic saga […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Addams Family

Film Review & Trailer: The Addams Family

Frances Winston reviews an animation of that much-loved spooky family, The Addams Family   Directed by: Conrad Vernon, Greg Tiernan –  Starring: the voices of Oscar Isaac, Charlize Theron, Chloë Grace Moretz, Finn Wolfhard, Nick Kroll, Snoop Dogg, Bette Midler, Allison Janney I’m going to assume that everyone reading this is familiar with The Addams Family […]

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars – The Last Jedi

Film Review & Trailer: Star Wars – The Last Jedi

Frances Winston really enjoyed this addition to the Star Wars franchise, but felt it could be shorter Directed by: Rian Johnson – Starring: Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Lupita Nyong’o, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Gwendoline Christie, Kelly Marie Tran, Laura Dern, Benicio del Toro It’s safe […]

Film Review & Trailer: The Promise

Film Review & Trailer: The Promise

Frances Winston felt that The Promise missed a great opportunity to educate people about the Armenian genocide, although there were some great performances Directed by: Terry George – Starring: Oscar Isaac, Charlotte Le Bon, Christian Bale, Daniel Giménez Cacho, Shohreh Aghdashloo, Rade Šerbedžija Much has been written lately about the lack of reporting of serious […]

Film: The Promise In Irish Cinemas April 28th

Film: The Promise In Irish Cinemas April 28th

Starring: Christian Bale, Oscar Isaac, Charlotte le Bon It is 1914. As the Great War looms, the mighty Ottoman Empire is crumbling. Constantinople, the once vibrant, multicultural capital on the shores of the Bosporus, is about to be consumed by chaos. Michael Boghosian (Oscar Isaac), arrives in the cosmopolitan hub as a medical student determined […]

Film Review: A Most Violent Year

Film Review: A Most Violent Year

Frances Winston enjoyed this gangster-style slow-burner! Directed by: J.C. Chandor – Starring: Oscar Isaac, Jessica Chastain, David Oyelowo, Alessandro Nivola, Albert Brooks, Elyes Gabel The title of this movie refers to the year in which it is set, 1981, which is statistically one of the most violent years in New York’s history. Issac plays Abel Morales, […]