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# Big screen

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# sneak peek
'Bigger and better': Here's an early look at the 20th Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival
The festival has released its programme of shorts, and some highlights in the lead up to next year.
# vmdff
From Casablanca to... The Exorcist - our readers on their comfort films
We asked, and you answered in your droves.
# Big screen
Here are the new movie releases to watch out for in 2021
We hope the cinemas will be back open so that we can enjoy them on the big screen.
# Big screen
The RDS in Dublin to host drive-in screening of the Merseyside derby
Everton and Liverpool go head-to-head at Goodison Park on Sunday.
# Katie Trailer
The trailer for the new Katie Taylor documentary is here and it looks magnificent
‘KATIE’ hits Irish cinemas on 26 October.
# big day
Gaelic Grounds to show Limerick-Galway All-Ireland hurling final on giant screen
Can’t get a golden ticket for Croker?
# Big screen
Thrillers, shootings, Katie Taylor and folklore - what we can expect from Irish films in 2018
The Irish Film Board has announced details of its funding of homegrown film and TV productions this and last year.
# Big screen
The top Irish-made film of 2017 at the box office was Cardboard Gangsters
The most popular international film was Beauty and the Beast.
# Big screen
Latest Film Board funding goes to productions about widows, twins and happiness at Christmas
In the third quarter of this year the IFB approved more than €3 million of funding for various projects.
# horror movie
Insects found crawling around in box of sweets at Tallaght cinema
Customers who bought sweets at the IMC cinema later found insects at the bottom of the container.
# on screen
Irish film had "probably the greatest year on record" in 2016
But challenges still remain within the industry.
# Big screen
Nigel Owens wants to see the TMO used less during matches
Welsh ref would like to see video replays used only to decide on tries.
# Big screen
Here's a first glimpse at Emma Stone as Billie Jean King in forthcoming Battle of the Sexes film
Steve Carell plays Bobby Riggs – the former pro who King beat in straight sets back in 1973.
# dublin film festival
No plans this weekend? There's a great film festival on - here are our picks
The Audi Dublin International Film Festival runs until 28 February.
# Film Festival
"It seemed unfair that I had to say 'no, you have to wait a while before you can go'"
Audi Dublin International Film Festival is going to feature some programming aimed at young audiences this year – for the first time.
# Cinema
Trailer watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.
# Cinema
Trailer Watch: Which movie should you go see this weekend?
What’s a must-watch, and what’s a miss? We tell you.
# a boy's life
"I'm restless": Love/Hate's Robert Sheehan on moving to LA, and his latest challenging role
The young Portlaoise native lives in LA.
# Big screen
What should you go see at the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival?
Choose your favourite.
# visual effects
Unhappy with a college course? Then why not set up your own school...
Stephen Lohan has set up Image Ireland because he believes Irish colleges don’t offer enough VFX training.
# trailers
VIDEO: Your weekend movies... Guardians of the Galaxy
Cinema trip this weekend? brings you snippets from new releases to help you decide where to put your money…
# Big screen
Finally! The FIFA movie 'United Passions' debuts at Cannes
Tim Roth plays Sepp Blatter, Sam Neill is Joao Havelange with Gerard Depardieu as Jules Rimet.
# Big screen
Snapshot: here's the first picture of actor Ben Foster as Lance Armstrong
The similarity is striking.
# Big screen
Lenny Abrahamson to direct film adaptation of bestselling novel Room
Emma Donoghue’s novel Room was nominated for the Man Booker prize and has sold more than two and a half million copies.
# big deal
Clare fans get chance to see All-Ireland Final on big screen... in Ennis
The town council is inviting Banner supporters along to cheer on their team against Cork.
# Big screen
'Lionel Messi: The Movie' is actually happening
Makers say they want the film, due for release around the time of Brazil 2014, to be a Rocky-style biopic.
# Small parts
Lance in Dodgeball and 9 more of our favourite big screen cameos
Also featuring appearances from Eric Cantona, Mike Tyson and… Graham Geraghty in possibly the worst martial arts movie ever made.
# Ice
Here's the footage of the ice hockey coach and the porn star you might have missed
The New Jersey Devils boss knows how to use a big screen.