Tag Archives: Imelda Staunton

One to Watch Movie Reviews – September 12th 2014

I choose One to Watch in Irish cinemas this week. This week’s film stars a Sherlock actor and is based on a true story. Can you guess what it is yet? Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Pride

During the miner’s strike of the 1980s, a group of gay and lesbian activists decide to support the miners and their families, by raising money. When it seems that no-one will accept the money they have raised, they go direct to the people that need it; the residents of a small mining town in Wales. Their presence shakes up some old prejudices, but ultimately creates some unlikely bonds. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – Maleficent

Angelina Jolie plays Maleficent, a fairy whose good heart was hardened, turning her into the Mistress of All Evil, and causing her to curse the newborn baby Aurora. For the first time, we find out more about the woman behind the evil, and learn what drove her to such desperate actions. Continue reading

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Cinema Review – The Awakening

It is 1921, Florence Cathcart (Rebecca Hall) is firmly opposed to the idea of the supernatural, in a time where World War 1 and Spanish Flu have wiped out thousands of people in England. Surely this is a time for ghosts? When Florence goes to a boarding school to disprove the appearance of a ghost there, she gets rather more than she bargained for. Continue reading

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