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Last night.

Domhnall Gleeson and Alex Garland, star and director of robotic thriller Ex-Machina (2015) at the movie’s Irish premiere in the IFI, Temple Bar, Dublin.

Domhnall plays a coder who is “selected to participate in an experiment by evaluating the human qualities of a breakthrough in artificial intelligence”.

Same thing happened Karl.

Previously: Broadsheet Trailer Park: Ex-Machina

(Mark Stedman/Photocall Ireland)


Tomorrow is Frank (2014) day.

Where YOU could win one of five €100 cash prizes by finding Frank (above) in central Dublin.

Starting from 7:30am those who get their picture taken with Frank and tweet the image using the hashtag #FindFrank will be entered into a CASH draw.

Throughout the morning @Frankthefilm will be posting hints of where you may find Frank and winners will be announced at 1pm.

Meanwhile at Twitter Dublin tomorrow, ‘Frank’ director Lenny Abrahamson and star of ‘Frank’ Domhnall Gleeson will be taking your questions in a live twitter Q&A from 11:30 am.

Tweet your questions using #AskTeamFrank

‘Frank’ goes on general release on Friday May 9.

Previously: Frank on Broadsheet

Thanks Maria and Gale



What you may need to know:

1. Frank is the fourth film directed by Lenny Abrahamson, after Adam & Paul (2004), Garage (2007) and What Richard Did (2012).

2. It is a fictional story loosely inspired by Frank Sidebottom (Michael Fassbender), the persona of cult musician and comedy legend Chris Sievey.

3. One of Variety’s most anticipated films of SXSW.

4. Michael Fassbender in a papier–mache head, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Domhnall Gleeson. What’s not to like?

5. In cinemas on May 9th.


Previously: Frank’s A Million

Totally Frank

Howya Head

Broadsheet Trailer Park’s ‘Delboy’ is on holiday.


Making its premiere this week at Sundance is ‘Frank’, Lenny Abrahamson’s tale of eccentric entertainer Frank Sidebottom. Starring Michael Fassbender, Domhnall Gleeson and Maggie Gyllenhaal, the film follows Jon (Gleeson) who joins a band, and heads with them to a cabin in the woods to record an album. And leading them all is the mysterious and talented Frank (Fassbender), joined by his sidekick Clara (Gyllenhaal).

Release date: May 2nd Ireland & UK

First clip from Frank with Michael Fassbender (The Movie Bit)

Thanks Victor

Frank Sidebottom: the true story of the man behind the mask (Jon Ronson, The Guardian)

Previously: Howya Head

From the guy behind Adam And Paul (2004).

Comes Domhnall and Michael.

In ‘Frank’

The plot revolves around Gleeson, who plays “an aspiring musician who finds himself in over his head when he joins an eccentric rock band led by Fassbender


Breaking Movie News: Michael Fassbender and Domhnall Gleeson to star in Frank (Entertainment.ie)