I would ask the kids, ‘Are you happy to be born?’ They would respond, ‘No! Why did my parents bring me into this world if they’re not going to take care of me?
Fri, 16 Nov, 2018
‘The Incredibles 2’ has received rave reviews - and audiences are just as enamoured with the animated short screened before it.
Mon, 27 Aug, 2018
Paddy Considine directs and stars in Journeyman, about a pro fighter battling for a normal life after suffering a brain injury, writes Esther McCarthy.
Wed, 28 Mar, 2018
Donald Trump's choice to be the first female CIA director is a career spymaster who once ran an agency prison in Thailand where terror suspects were subjected to a harsh interrogation technique.
Tue, 13 Mar, 2018
That Greta Gerwig, writer and director of Lady Bird, is a confident young woman making movies about confident young women feels especially meaningful right now, writes Christine Smallwood.
Sat, 03 Feb, 2018
London-Irish director Martin McDonagh and leading actress Frances McDormand have been tipped for Oscar success with their new film, writes Helen Barlow.
Thu, 04 Jan, 2018
Des O’Driscoll sits down with musical director Anth Kaley.
Thu, 07 Dec, 2017
Before he starts work in Limerick on a new series from George RR Martin, director Doug Liman is bringing the tale of super smuggler Barry Seal to the big screen, writes Esther McCarthy.
Thu, 24 Aug, 2017
Cathy Walsh is a choreographer and performer from Cork. She is the movement director for the current run of Dancing at Lughnasa at the Everyman in Cork.
Thu, 10 Aug, 2017
The Director of Public Prosecutions paid the three barristers who prosecuted Seán FitzPatrick just over €1m in the longest running criminal trial in the history of the state.
Mon, 26 Jun, 2017
The CIA director has warned US President-elect Donald Trump it would be an act of "folly" to scrap the nuclear deal with Iran.
Wed, 30 Nov, 2016
Oscar-winning director Michael Cimino, whose film The Deer Hunter became one of the great triumphs of Hollywood’s 1970s heyday and whose disastrous Heaven’s Gate helped bring that era to a close, has died.
Mon, 04 Jul, 2016
Maureen Dowd on why Tinseltown’s toxic brew of fear and sexism is keeping women out of the top jobs
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
Scream 2 star Sarah Michelle Gellar has led tributes to Nightmare on Elm Street director Wes Craven, who has died aged 76.
Tue, 01 Sep, 2015
Jake Gyllenhaal wants to become a director.
Wed, 22 Jul, 2015
Luckily, the Golden Globe-winner was informed that he hadn't broken any bones and the film's busy shooting schedule will continue this week.
Wed, 06 May, 2015
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