In Irish cinemas November 13th

Another quiet week in cinemas with the biggest news definitely being the arrival of Steve Jobs. There's some horror in Ireland-shot The Hallow and some family drama stuff thanks to Fathers and Daughters.

Steve Jobs

Writer Aaron Sorkin (The Social Network) and director Danny Boyle (Slumdog Millionaire) team up for this starry take on the life of the man behind the rise of Apple. Micheal Fassbender plays the main man himself and looks nothing like him but manages to capture a strangely similar energy. Also featuring Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen and Jeff Daniels.

The Hallow

This Ireland-shot horror is the first feature from music video guy Corin Hardy, who has since been tapped to direct a new film version of The Crow. It's about a British family who settle in rural Ireland and find that there's something pretty creepy in the woods. Featuring folk from Game of Thrones and some very creepy creatures.

Fathers and Daughters

Russell Crowe plays a widower struggling to adjust to his new life while his daughter Amanda Seyfried features in another story set several decades later. We're hearing this is a real tear jerker from Seven Pounds director Gabriele Muccino. Also starring Aaron Paul, Diane Kruger and Jane Fonda.

The Lady in the Van

International treasure Dame Maggie Smith stars in this incredible story of a dotty old woman who ends up living in a writers driveway for more than a decade. And we're happy to report that it's all true, based on the experiences of writer Alan Bennett in the 70s who worked with Smith on a radio play version of the story in 1990 playing himself. With Jim Broadbent and Alex Jennings.

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