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Dracula Untold is a film which takes the historical character of Vlad the Impaler and meshes fact and legend to let us witness the birth of Dracula.It's the first feature from Irish director Gary Shore...
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Dracula Untold is an epic re-telling of the origins of the vampire legend starring Luke Evans as the very real Vlad Tepes III. The man who would become Dracula.Evans was in Dublin today for the Irish premiere...
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Most of the time when a huge corporation tries to create a comedy promo for their latest product, it ends up falling flat. But Samsung has shown a talent for humour recently with their teardowns of all...
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Ethan Hawke seems to be having a great time starring in genre films these days, including the likes of The Purge and Sinister, as well as almost-great sci-fi vampire flick Daybreakers back in 2010.The...
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HTC has been teasing plenty of image released revelations on the way at a special event in New York on the 8th of October.It's pretty much confirmed at this point that one of the reveals will be the...
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If you've been looking at the recent wearable trends and wondering whether its ever going to spawn something more interesting than a slightly smarter watch or some dorky looking eye-wear, you've...
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Without doubt a huge part of the appeal of the first season of True Detective was seeing two real life movie stars telling us a dark tale week on week, especially as it coincided with an Oscar win for...
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Jupiter Ascending was undoubtedly one of my most antipicated movies of summer 2014, until it wasn't.The latest movie from the Wachowski's was suddenly delayed into early 2015 with little real explanation....
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So The Expendables 3 came and went in cinemas, clawing back around $200 million worldwide and actually providing me with more entertainment than I was expecting, mainly due to a nutty Antonio Banderas.It...
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As this smartphone generation has increased in complexity and all round awesomeness the only major downside has been battery life. But its a pretty major one - its hard to enjoy full HD video on a gorgeous...
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On Wednesday, Apple users got a neat surprise, with iOS version 8.0.1 rolled out to their handsets. And it was certainly very surprising, as many users instantly lost TouchID functionality and, more importantly,...
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It’s cold and windy and we’re in a field outside of Belfast. But there’s a reason, we’re here to check out the set for action epic Dracula Untold!And we’re also meeting the...
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It's that time of the year again, as the evenings close in and the nights grow longer, the Horrorthon looms into view.Held every year at the Irish Film Institute in Dublin, Horrorthon is the ultimate...
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I have to admit, I like The Fault in Our Stars. It's emotion baiting sure, entirely designed to make people tear up in a darkened movie theatre but sometimes that's a good thing. Emotions are ok.I...
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Let's be honest here for a momen, FUSE was basically terrible. The most recent game from Ratchet and Clank's Insomniac Games was so dull and leaden that even some some fun four player antics couldn't...
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Joe Carnahan in the masterful director behind Narc and The Grey and his next was planned to be Stretch, starring Patrick Wilson as a limo driver who gets in over his head when he signs up to drive around...
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In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington hands ou vigilante justice when he gets dragged into the criminal underworld after years out of the game.He's a man with certain skills and he uses them to great...
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On Halloween (that's October 31st guys 'n gals) 2013 we got the chance to head along to the set of Dracula Untold near Belfast to talk to the cast and crew about the epic adventure film.There,...
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Almost half of Apple users are already on the brand new iOS 8, according to a survey on the companies developer site.Those figures are actually correct as of the 21st of September so you can be sure it's...
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With the launch of Apple's iPhone 6 Plus, the phablet war has truly begun.First essayed by Samsung with their Note range beginning in 2011, the popularity of tablets and the increasing power of phablets...
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I got the chance to check out documentary It Came From Connemara at the Sky Road TV and Film Fest a couple of weeks back and all the fun was had.It's a spry, wry and utterly enjoyable look at what...
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For more than 20 years, Filmbase has been supporting emerging Irish filmmakers with their annual short film scheme. And its back again for 2014.The winner will receive a cash sum of €10,000 as well...
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The iPhone 6 Plus is out in the States now and hits shelves in Ireland on Friday the 26th of September. And no doubt many of your are looking forward to getting your hands on Apple's latest 'magical'...
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It's true to say that photography doesn't stop when you hit the shutter. While composition and placement are hugely important parts of the activity of creating great photos, many people spend far...
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