Title: Stagecoach (1939) Director: John Ford Stars: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Thomas Mitchell, John Carradine and Andy Devine   A stagecoach is leaving for Lordsburg, even though a wire has been received stating that Geronimo could be in the vicinity. The passengers all agree...
Title: The Player (1992) Director: Robert Altman Stars: Tim Robbins, Greta Scacchi, Vincent D'onofrio and Whoopi Goldberg   Griffin Mill (Robbins) is a high flying movie executive, but his job is under threat from another executive named Larry Levy (Peter Gallagher). He is...
Title: A Bridge Too Far (1977) Director: Richard Attenborough Stars: Sean Connery, Anthony Hopkins, Ryan O' Neal and Robert Redford   It's 1944 and the Allies have struck a major blow against Germany with their D-Day success. Now they must advance on the...
Title: The Birdcage (1996) Director: Mike Nichols Stars: Robin Williams, Nathan Lane, Gene Hackman, Calista Flockhart and Hank Azaria   Armand Goldman (Williams) owns a gay nightclub in South Beach, Florida. He lives with his flamboyant partner Albert (Lane), who causes him no...
Title: The Big Lebowski(1998) Director: Joel Coen Stars: Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Julianne Moore, Philip Seymour Hoffman and Steve Buscemi   Jeff Lebowski (Bridges), aka the 'Dude', is an unemployed hippy who loves smoking thai-stick, drinking White Russians and bowling. One night he...
Title: Fargo (1996) Director: Joel Coen Stars: William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Steve Buscemi and Peter Stormare   Jerry Lundegaard (Macy) owes a lot of money, having invested in various fruitless schemes. He enlists the help of two criminals - Carl Showalter (Buscemi)...
Title: Jaws (1975) Director: Steven Spielberg Stars: Roy Scheider, Richard Dreyfus, Robert Shaw and Murray Hamilton   Chief Brody (Scheider) is a big city cop who has moved to a small island community. One night a young woman is brutally killed by a...
Title: Papillon (1973) Director: Franklin J. Schaffner Stars: Steve McQueen, Dustin Hoffman and Anthony Zerbe   Papillon (McQueen) has been charged (wrongfully) with murder in France and is deported to a penal colony in French Guyana. The colony is set on two remote...
Title: Rio Bravo (1959) Director: Howard Hawks Stars: John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Walter Brennan and Angie Dickinson   John T. Chance (Wayne) is the sheriff of a small Texan town. One night a man named Joe shoots a man dead in...
Title: The Crying Game (1992) Director: Neil Jordan Stars: Stephen Rea, Jaye Davidson, Forest Whitaker, Miranda Richardson and Jim Broadbent   The story begins with an English soldier named Jody (Whitaker) being abducted by members of the I.R.A., including Fergus (Rea) and Jude...
Title: Psycho (1960) Director: Alfred Hitchcock Stars: Janet Leigh, Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles and Martin Balsam   One day, whilst working as a secretary, Marion Crane (Leigh) decides to take off with $40,000 instead of lodging it in the bank. After drawing suspicion...
Title: North by Northwest (1959) Director: Alfred Hitchcock Stars: Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, James Mason and Martin Landau   Roger Thornhill (Grant) is an advertising executive who lives in New York. One day he is mistakenly confused as a spy named George...

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MUSIC

Pet Shop Boys live at Bord Gais Energy Theatre, Dublin

Pet Shop Boys
After the huge success of the first part of their Super World Tour last autumn, the Pet...

VITAL returns to Belfast with Tiesto & Clean Bandit

vital
The annual Vital Festival returns to Belfast's Boucher Road Playing Fields on Saturday 26 August - Tickets...

Relive the magic this July at Punchestown Music Festival

Punchestown
The Punchestown Music Festival returns this Summer with a two-day line up featuring Tom Jones and Jess...

Pure M chats to… The Blades

The Blades celebrate the launch of their Vinyl edition of their album 'MODERNISED' at Whelan's on Friday...

MOVIES

CHiPS

The mysterious case of Mr.Dax Shepard has always struck me as strange. At face value, he seems...

Life

Nothing good ever happens in space. Life follows a group of researchers on the International Space Station...

The Age of Shadows

The Age of Shadows is a precisely crafted and excitingly stylish picture hailing from South Korea. Directed...

The Salesman

The Salesman, written and directed by Iranian director Asghar Farhadi, comes to us as this year's Oscar...

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Pure M chats to… The Blades

The Blades celebrate the launch of their Vinyl edition of their album 'MODERNISED' at Whelan's on Friday...

Pure M chats to… The Doors Alive

To call The Doors Alive merely a tribute act would be a huge disservice to what  is the...

Pure M meets Dublin Art-Pop Duo Æ Mak Ahead Of Irish Tour

Dublin band Æ Mak have announced their new single, 'I Walk', which will be launched in The...

Pure M chats to… The Answer

They are The Answer, a rock band from Northern Ireland. They write, perform and love to kick...

Pure M chats to… Ailbhe Reddy

Dublin musician Ailbhe Reddy is a singer-songwriter whose deeply personal heart-on-her-sleeve lyrics and a memorable voice lingers...

CULTURAL

The Catholic Church: Hypocrisy at its finest

Catholic
Growing up, I had never heard of a “Mother and baby home” being in existence. It sounds...

“Just bin it and forget about it”- what really happens to all the things we own

Bin
In this phase of high mass consumption that we live in, putting rubbish into a bin is...

An Inconvenient Truth

Truth
We surely live in historic times. The world, or at least the one that is ever-increasingly mediated...

GAMES

Sniper Elite 4: Review

Sniper Elite 4 is the latest offering from Rebellion's WWII 3rd person shooter series, which sees your character...

Horizon Zero Dawn: Review

Guerrilla Games has abandoned the assault rifle and dystopian world of Killzone for a society with a...

Four reasons to pick up Mafia 3

Mafia 3
If you haven’t bought 2k’s new game, Mafia 3, then here are four reasons you should consider...

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