Romantic movies to cuddle up in front of this St Valentine’s Day


Happy St Valentine’s Day. Maybe you want to find a great romantic movie to watch with your friends, that special someone, or even maybe just by yourself because you deserve self-love too and me-time and a rom-com go hand in hand. Whoever you find yourself with, here’s some great love stories from the silver screen […]

Uplifting celebrity stories to cleanse your palate


Hollywood (and seemingly every other industry) is finding out that no matter how well you hide the skeletons in the closet, they’ll eventually come tumbling out. The exposure of predatory men in power is satisfying, but it’s also hard to stomach. So, it’s nice when you are reminded that not every famous person is 100pc […]

Hidden Gem: Hunt for the Wilderpeople

hunt for the wilderpeople

Welcome to Hidden Gem, a new SIN column where each week we will take a closer look at a book, album, show, or film that has managed to slip past the general cultural radar. To start, we’re kicking the column off with a review of Hunt for the Wilderpeople, the new film by Academy Award-nominated […]

Are the Avengers Really Earth’s Mightiest Heroes?


  The Marvel Cinematic Universe is now accustomed to total success. With Avengers Assemble as the third-highest grossing film of all time and the franchise’s overall gross second only to Harry Potter, Marvel Studios has the world in the palm of its hand, but is this fair?

Oscar’s 2014; A Post Mortem


Today’s critics must have nothing better to do than slag Ellen DeGeneres’ performance as 2014’s Oscars host. Some may recall the 2013 Academy Awards as a royal mess, but it was understandable. Seth MacFarlane was going to do Seth MacFarlane things, regardless of whether they were appropriate to the setting. Likewise, Ellen DeGeneres is bound to […]

5 Scary Films for Halloween


Sin’s Michael Farrell gives us a list of the best, scary Halloween films…

Review: Only God Forgives

Only God Forgives

With so many great movies out at the moment, it’s hard to decide which one to see first. Ken Glennon can help you out there with his review of Only God Forgives…

Review: Before Midnight


Sin’s Cormac O’Donnell reviews new movie ‘Before Midnight’…

Review: Behind the Candelabra

Behind the Candelabra

There aren’t too many films about the gay community showing in our cinemas, but  Cormac O’Donnell has seen one that left a good impression…

Review: The Iceman

The Iceman

The Iceman has made its way to cinemas. Cormac O’Donnell reviews…