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2016 Oscars: #OscarsSoRight?

By On February 29, 2016

And just like that, another Oscars has drawn to a close. If, like me, you stayed up to watch all three and a half hours of the 88th Academy Awards live, you… Read More


Driving Miss Daisy

By On January 1, 2016

DRIVING MISS DAISY From unknown actress to the face of the biggest movie blockbuster of all time, 2015 was a very strange year for Daisy Ridley. Carolyn Moore on why Hollywood’s new… Read More


Femme Fatale

By On October 1, 2015

FEMME FATALE As Kirsten Dunst becomes the latest Hollywood star to step into our living rooms this month in the new series of acclaimed drama Fargo, Carolyn Moore looks at the appeal… Read More


Who’s Laughing Now

By On September 1, 2015

WHO’S LAUGHING NOW As Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck takes Ireland by storm, more and more female led comedies are being green lit for production. Carolyn Moore thinks it’s time we called time on… Read More


Fit to be Tied

By On April 7, 2015

FIT TO BE TIED With the movie adaptation set for release this month, Carolyn Moore wonders what we can expect from Fifty Shades of Grey – the infamous “mommy porn” book that… Read More


2015 Oscars: Winning Moments in a Losing Show

By On February 23, 2015

And there we have it. The Oscars. Last night Hollywood dragged itself to the pinnacle of a long, long awards season and The 87th Academy Awards were presented by Neil Patrick Harris,… Read More


2015 Oscars: We Have Our Nominees!

By On January 15, 2015

So. Here we have it… The list that counts. The 2015 Oscar Nominations have just been announced, and for some the campaign trail has just screeched to a grinding halt. After all… Read More


2014 MTV Movie Awards: The Rundown

By On April 14, 2014

The 2014 MTV Movie Awards happened last night, and if there’s one awards show that comes close to being as pointless as the IFTAs, it’s the MTV awards. Not alone are nominations… Read More


Tina and Amy: Reuniting (And it Feels So Good!)

By On April 10, 2014

If you heard a strange sound yesterday afternoon, not unlike a flock of geese taking flight, allow me to explain. That was just the sound of every grown woman in your vicinity… Read More


A Goonies Sequel? I Have The Fear

By On April 7, 2014

This is either the best or the worst news ever, I genuinely can’t decide! Richard Donner, who directed The Goonies and gifted humanity with a prototype for the perfect kid’s movie, and me… Read More


Mindy Kaling in Vogue. Give Me More Mindy!

By On March 28, 2014

I love Mindy! Is there any argument to be made for just recalling all those damn Kim Kardashian Vogues and reissuing them with Mindy on the cover instead? She’s profiled in the… Read More


Cheryl Loves Simon Forever

By On March 21, 2014

And don’t let them tell you otherwise. These two were made for each other, so it’s no surprise that their “volatile”, “on again off again” friendship is back on again. This tweet… Read More