Virgin Media’s Smart Drive In

Virgin Media’s Smart Drive In

Virgin Media are hitting the road again this summer with what is becoming a summer staple the Drive-In Movie Series. Lucy Kennedy was behind the wheel to launch this year’s programme that gets underway on August 10th. The roadshow will bring music blockbusters...
The Role of the Censor

The Role of the Censor

The Irish Film Classification Office has published its annual report for 2018 which shows that the number of films certified for cinematic release last year was almost exactly the same as in 2017. We had the opportunity to see 448 movies in the cinema last year, as...
Avengers Proves Ultimate Blockbuster

Avengers Proves Ultimate Blockbuster

Avengers: Endgame is heading towards becoming the biggest grossing movie of all time. Over the weekend it took in $282 Million internationally outside of the United States and now has a cumulative gross of $2.18 Billion. It is only the fifth movie in history to pass...
IMC Numbers Rising

IMC Numbers Rising

IMC Cinemas will be basking in the glow of a massive couple of weeks with Avengers Endgame on the way to becoming the most successful movie of all time. With trailers already emerging for the final in the original series of Star Wars 2019 looks like being a good year....
Finnegan Takes on Screen Ireland Leadership

Finnegan Takes on Screen Ireland Leadership

Screen Ireland has revealed the identity of the person taking over the role of CEO from James Hickey. Désirée Finnegan brings big studio experience to the from her current position as Senior Vice President Theatrical marketing and Publicity for Europe, the Middle East...
Commercial Free Player?

Commercial Free Player?

The Irish Film Institute launched the Loopline Collection on the IFI Player this week. It is a loving look back on another era in Dublin, with property developers zeroing in on local communities and more. Footage of an early U2 Concert as part of a Looking On Festival...