Scannain Podcast - #33 - 2019

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Scannain Podcast - #28 - 2019

July 26, 2019 @ 9:16 pm

It's time for the Scannain podcast and the start of the #Jaytatorship.

This week Jay Coyle joins Ronan Doyle and Luke Dunne.

The big film news of the week is the untimely passing of Irish actor Nika McGuigan, the death of veteran Dutch actor Rutger Hauer, and the next phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe as announced at Comic Con.

The top ten:

  1. The Lion King
  2. Toy Story 4
  3. Spider-Man: Far From Home
  4. Annabelle Comes Home
  5. Yesterday
  6. The Secret Lives of Pets II
  7. The Queen's Corgi
  8. Midsommar
  9. Aladdin
  10. Stuber

New releases:

    • The Current War
    • Horrible Histories: The Movie – Rotten Romans
    • The Intruder

 

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Scannain Podcast - #27 - 2019

July 19, 2019 @ 8:34 pm

It's time for the Scannain podcast!

This week Darren Mooney joins Ronan Doyle and Roisín Geraghty, both fresh back from the Galway Film Fleadh. The pair talk through what they saw there, including a slate of really exciting short films (Irish and international) and the retrospective of Agnès Varda.

The big film news of the week is that Roisín has joined us to discuss the slate at this year's GAZE Film Festival, which will be running over the August Bank Holiday Weekend in both the Lighthouse and the Irish Film Institute. It's a pack slate, with a host of really great material - both new and old. In other news, the Dublin Feminist Film Festival announced their own slate, George R.R. Martin is coming to the Irish Film Institute as part of WorldCon, and independent Irish horror The Perished is premiering at FrightFest later this year.

The top ten:

  1. Spider-Man: Far From Home
  2. Toy Story 4
  3. Yesterday
  4. Westlife – The Twenty Tour Live
  5. Midsommar
  6. Aladdin
  7. The Secret Lives of Pets II
  8. The Queen's Corgi
  9. Rocketman
  10. Anna

New releases:

  • Agnès by Varda
  • Tell It to the Bees
  • Prisoners of the Moon
  • Gwen
  • Pavarotti
  • The Lion King
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Scannain Podcast - #26 - 2019

July 8, 2019 @ 9:45 pm

It's time for the Scannain podcast!

We've got four of a kind this week, as Darren Mooney, Jay Coyle, Grace Duffy, and Ronan Doyle discuss the week in cinema. This week, Jay has watched Experiment in Terror, Booksmart, Metal Heart, and Hotel Monterey. Grace has watched Stoker, Night Moves, The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari, and Spider-Man: Homecoming. Ronan has watched The Front Page, Night and Fog, Ricky, and Lemonade. Jay and Ronan have also both watched the latest installment in the Up series. Darren watched Anima, Shaft, and the entire Toy Story franchise.

In film news, it's a packed July at the Irish Film Institute, the Lighthouse has a special screening of Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Phantom Islands released on Vimeo on Demand, a list of industry experts announced as speaking at the Galway Film Fleadh, and the casting of Halle Bailey as Ariel in the upcoming live-action remake of The Little Mermaid.

The top ten:

  1. Toy Story 4
  2. Yesterday
  3. Aladdin
  4. Men in Black International
  5. The Secret Lives of Pets II
  6. Rocketman
  7. The Queen's Corgi
  8. Avengers: Endgame
  9. Apollo 11
  10. Child's Play

New releases:

  • Vita and Victoria
  • The Queen's Corgi
  • Escape Plan 3
  • Never Look Away
  • Midsommar
  • Anna
  • Spider-Man: Far From Home
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Scannain Podcast - #25 - 2019

June 29, 2019 @ 10:12 pm

It's time for the Scannain podcast!

This week, Darren Mooney, Graham Day and Jay Coyle discuss what we watched, the week in film news, the top ten and the new releases. Graham has rewatched The Shining. Jay has watched Cléo from 5 to 7: Remembrances and Anecdotes, Cabaret and Victor/Victoria. Darren has watched What We Left Behind. There is also a lively discussion of Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice.

In terms of film news, the Galway Film Fleadh has announced its full line-up. The makers of the documentary Gaza have donated their prize money to the Gaza Red Carpet Festival Appeal. The Gaze LGBT film festival also unveiled its line-up. The SXSW hit Extra Ordinary was purchased by Cranked Up Films. Donal Foreman's The Image You Missed is now available on Vimeo on Demand. Also, Hollywood is having (another) existential crisis this summer.

The top ten:

  1. Toy Story 4
  2. Aladdin
  3. Men in Black International
  4. The Secret Lives of Pets II
  5. Rocketman
  6. Brightburn
  7. X-Men: Dark Phoenix
  8. Diego Maradona
  9. Child's Play
  10. Godzilla: King of the Monsters

New releases:

  • Yesterday
  • Drive
  • Support the Girls
  • Apollo 11
  • Metal Heart
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Scannain Podcast - #24 - 2019

June 21, 2019 @ 10:52 am

It's time for the Scannain podcast!

This week, Darren Mooney, Jay Coyle and Grace Duffy discuss what they watched, the week in film news, the top ten and the new releases. Grace has watched ThievesMissing and My Own Private Idaho. Jay has watched A Day in the Country, Without Name, Craig's Wife, The Loved Ones and One Sings, The Other Doesn't. Darren has watched The Dark Knight Rises, Sanjuro and Lone Wolf and Cub in Sword of Vengeance. There is also an extended discussion on the merits (or lack thereof) of Batman Forever.

In terms of film news, the Galway Film Fleadh continues to roll out announcements - including its slate of masterclasses and an unexpected Cagney and Lacey celebration with Tyne Daly. The IFI is hosting a number of seasons in July - one celebrating the work of Robert Bresson and also the annual Family Festival. Meanwhile, the Lighthouse and Palais Galway are hosting a season of coming of age favourites.

The top ten:

  1. Aladdin
  2. Men in Black International
  3. The Secret Lives of Pets II
  4. Rocketman
  5. X-Men: Dark Phoenix
  6. Godzilla: King of the Monsters
  7. Diego Maradona
  8. Detective Pikachu
  9. John Wick: Chapter III - Parabellum
  10. Late Night

New releases:

  • Brightburn
  • Child's Play
  • Toy Story 4
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