Country: Ireland ( 419 )

Run & Jump (2013)

Drama

Vanetia Casey (Maxine Peake), the spirited and impossibly optimistic center of the Casey family, is working hard to get life back to normal after her 38 year-old husband, Conor (Edward MacLiam), suffers a rare stroke which changes his personality. Tweedy American doctor, Ted Fielding, (Will Forte) arrives in Ireland to stay with them for two months: his research grant providing the Caseys with essential financial aid. Vanetia's a dynamo. But with two young kids and both men in the house, she's feeling bombarded and initially treats Ted and his study of Conor with resistance. Only when she observes Ted's calming influence on the family does she begin to value his friendship, and, in return, Ted enjoys their heady, happy-go-lucky world. But Ted's continued presence in the house sets the family on course for an emotional collision. Directed by Academy Award®-nominee Steph Green and featuring Saturday Night Live star Will Forte in an impressive dramatic debut, this life-affirming film ...
Director: Steph Green
Stars: Maxine Peake, Edward MacLiam, Will Forte, Sharon Horgan, ...

The Last Days on Mars (2013)

Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

On the last day of the first manned mission to Mars, a crew member of Tantalus Base believes he has made an astounding discovery - fossilized evidence of bacterial life. Unwilling to let the relief crew claims all the glory, he disobeys orders to pack up and goes out on an unauthorized expedition to collect further samples. But a routine excavation turns to disaster when the porous ground collapses and he falls into a deep crevice and near certain death. His devastated colleagues attempt to recover his body. However, when another vanishes, they start to suspect that the life-form they have discovered is not without danger.
Director: Ruairi Robinson
Stars: Liev Schreiber, Elias Koteas, Romola Garai, Olivia Williams, ...

Byzantium (2012)

Drama, Fantasy, Horror

Two mysterious women seek refuge in a run-down coastal resort. Clara meets lonely Noel, who provides shelter in his deserted guesthouse, Byzantium. Schoolgirl Eleanor befriends Frank and tells him their lethal secret. They were born 200 years ago and survive on human blood. As knowledge of their secret spreads, their past catches up on them with deathly consequence.
Director: Neil Jordan
Stars: Saoirse Ronan, Barry Cassin, Gemma Arterton, David Heap, ...

Shadow Dancer (2012)

Drama, Thriller

In 1993, the IRA member Collette is arrested in the London tube after leaving a bomb in the facility. MI-5 Agent Mac offers a deal to Collette to become an informer. She accepts the agreement to protect her son and in return Mac offers a new identity to her after a period working for the MI-5. Soon Mac learns that his superior Kate Fletcher is using Collette to protect her mole inside the Irish organization. Mac tries to find the identity of the informer and protect Collette.
Director: James Marsh
Stars: Barry Barnes, Maria Laird, Ben Smyth, Brid Brennan, ...

This Must Be the Place (2011)

Comedy, Drama

Cheyenne, a wealthy former rock star (Penn), now bored and jaded in his retirement embarks on a quest to find his father's persecutor, an ex-Nazi war criminal now hiding out in the U.S. Learning his father is close to death, he travels to New York in the hope of being reconciled with him during his final hours, only to arrive too late. Having been estranged for over 30 years, it is only now in death that he learns the true extent of his father's humiliation in Auschwitz at the hands of former SS Officer Aloise Lange - an event he is determined to avenge. So begins a life-altering journey across the heartland of America to track down and confront his father's nemesis. As his quest unfolds, Cheyenne is reawakened by the people he encounters and his journey is transformed into one of reconciliation and self discovery. As his date with destiny arrives and he tracks down Lange, Cheyenne must finally decide if it is redemption he seeks ....or revenge. Starring two time Academy Award winner ...
Director: Paolo Sorrentino
Stars: Sean Penn, Olwen Fouere, Judd Hirsch, Eve Hewson, ...

Citadel (2012)

Drama, Horror, Thriller

Tommy Cowley is a young father inflicted with chronic agoraphobia since his wife was brutally attacked by a gang of a twisted feral children. Trapped in the dilapidated suburbia of Edenstown, he finds himself terrorised by the same gang, who now seem intent on taking his baby daughter. Torn between the help of an understanding nurse and a vigilante priest, Tommy sets out to learn the nightmarish truth surrounding these hooded children. He also discovers that to be free of his fears, he must finally face the demons of his past and enter the one place that he fears the most - the abandoned tower block known as the Citadel.
Director: Ciaran Foy
Stars: James Cosmo, Aneurin Barnard, Wunmi Mosaku, Ian Hanmore, ...

Stella Days (2011)

Drama

A small town cinema in rural Ireland becomes the setting for a dramatic struggle between faith and passion, Rome and Hollywood and a man and his conscience.
Director: Thaddeus O'Sullivan
Stars: Barbara Adair, Brendan Conroy, Sheila Cox, Derbhle Crotty, ...

The Moth Diaries (2011)

Drama, Horror, Mystery

Rebecca is suspicious of Ernessa, the new arrival at her boarding school. But is Rebecca just jealous of Ernessa's bond with Lucie, or does the new girl truly possess a dark secret?
Director: Mary Harron
Stars: Sarah Bolger, Anne Day-Jones, Sarah Gadon, Valerie Tian, ...

Perfect Sense (2011)

Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi

An odd epidemic appears across the globe: people suddenly lose one of their senses. At first, it's an outbreak of loss of smell. It's often presaged by a destructive temper tantrum. In this mix are a scientist and a chef - she's Susan, one of a team trying to understand the epidemic; he's Michael, charming and engaging. Susan and Michael begin a relationship in the middle of increasing chaos, as the loss of other senses plagues more people and as civil authorities try to maintain order. Susan's voice-over reflections provide insight. Is love possible in such a changed world? Can anything make perfect sense?
Director: David Mackenzie
Stars: Eva Green, Lauren Tempany, Ewan McGregor, Connie Nielsen, ...

Haywire (2011)

Action, Thriller

Freelance covert operative Mallory Kane is hired out by her handler to various global entities to perform jobs which governments can't authorize and heads of state would rather not know about. After a mission to rescue a hostage in Barcelona, Mallory is quickly dispatched on another mission to Dublin. When the operation goes awry and Mallory finds she has been double crossed, she needs to use all of her skills, tricks and abilities to escape an international manhunt, make it back to the United States, protect her family, and exact revenge on those that have betrayed her.
Director: Steven Soderbergh
Stars: Gina Carano, Michael Angarano, Channing Tatum, Debby Lynn Ross, ...

Albert Nobbs (2011)

Drama

In 19th century Dublin, Albert Nobbs, an eccentric man in the latter part of middle age, works as a waiter in Morrison's Hotel run by the stingy and controlling Marge Baker. Albert is hard working and saves his money so that one day he will be able to eke out a better life for himself by owning his own business rather than work at the hotel. Beyond his work colleagues, he is all alone in the world. One day, a man named Hubert Page is hired by Mrs. Baker to paint one of the rooms in the hotel. She forces Hubert to share Albert's bed for the one night he is required to stay to complete the work, much to Albert's horror. Hubert discovers the reason Albert did not want to share a room with him. But rather than the issue being a problem, Hubert shows Albert that he can follow a slightly different life path than the one he envisioned for himself - one closer to the life that Hubert leads with his wife Cathleen - which includes getting married and having a wife to support him emotionally. ...
Director: Rodrigo García
Stars: Glenn Close, Antonia Campbell-Hughes, Mia Wasikowska, Pauline Collins, ...

Killing Bono (2011)

Comedy, Music

Two brothers attempt to become global rock stars but can only look on as old school friends U2 become the biggest band in the world.
Director: Nick Hamm
Stars: Ben Barnes, Ralph Brown, Jason Byrne, Sam Corry, ...

The Guard (2011)

Comedy, Crime, Thriller

Sergeant Gerry Boyle is a small-town Irish cop with a confrontational personality, a subversive sense of humor, a dying mother, a fondness for prostitutes, and absolutely no interest whatsoever in the international cocaine-smuggling ring that has brought straight-laced FBI agent Wendell Everett to his door.
Director: John Michael McDonagh
Stars: Ronan Collins, Paraic Nialand, John Patrick Beirne, Liam O'Conghaile, ...

Brackenmore (2016)

Horror, Thriller

The close-knit community of Brackenmore is harboring a secret. After the untimely death of an uncle she never knew she had, Kate (Sophie Hopkins) is forced to return to her ancestral home, a tiny rural village in the South of Ireland. Soon after her arrival she meets Tom (D.J. McGrath), a mysterious young local who helps her to rediscover her long-neglected roots and forget about the anxieties of her life in London. The longer Kate stays in Brackenmore, the more she begins to realize that the eccentricities of its self-protective residents, suspicious of any newcomers, may be more ominous than she first thought. A story of festering family history and enigmatic traditions, Brackenmore is a suspenseful thriller that weaves together the exploration of occult ritual with complex human relationships.
Director: Chris Kemble, J.P. Davidson
Stars: Paul Bradley, Terence Dormer, Joe Kennard, Sophie Hopkins, ...

The Rising: 1916 (0)

Drama

A farmer's son leads a secret rebellion against the largest empire the world has ever known.
Director:
Stars: Colin Morgan, David O'Hara, Brendan Coyle, Micheal Neeson, ...

My Name Is Emily (2015)

Drama

A teenage girl runs away from a foster home with the boy who loves her. She searches for her visionary writer father who is locked up in a psychiatric institution. It is a story of redemption.
Director: Simon Fitzmaurice
Stars: Freddie Highmore, James Nesbitt, Evanna Lynch, Michael Smiley, ...

Strangerland (2015)

Drama, Mystery, Thriller

A family finds their dull life in a rural outback town rocked after their two teenage children disappear into the desert, sparking disturbing rumors of their past.
Director: Kim Farrant
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Hugo Weaving, Joseph Fiennes, Sean Keenan, ...

The Secret Scripture (2016)

Drama

A woman keeps a diary of her extended stay at a mental hospital.
Director: Thaddeus O'Sullivan, Jim Sheridan
Stars: Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Jessica Chastain, Jeremy Irons, Vanessa Redgrave, ...

The Lobster (2015)

Comedy, Drama, Romance

In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Director: Giorgos Lanthimos, Yorgos Lanthimos
Stars: Rachel Weisz, Colin Farrell, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, ...