Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 23 September 2017

Movies and Musicals

Escape to the Movies with Aedín Gormley. Classics from stage and screen for your Saturday afternoon.

Movie News Sat 23rd Sept 2017

Movie News Sat 23rd Sept 2017

The films that did well at The Toronto International Film festival, a new project for Matt Damon, Diane Kruger takes on Hedy Lamarr and all the new releases with Garret Daly

Saturday March 17th

We're all about Irish Movies for St. Patrick’s day, as Aedín devotes today’s show to Irish-made and Irish-themed films. From Adam and Paul to Angela’s Ashes, from The Commitments to Calvary, Ryan’s Daughter to What Richard Did, Song of the Sea to Sing Street, The Quiet Man to My Left Foot, Once to Michael Collins, Brooklyn to Dancing at Lughnasa and many more Irish gems. B’gorrah you’d be mad to miss it! 

Saturday March 24th - 'Creative Minds' Special Interview with Mark Hammill

In an exclusive RTÉ lyric fm Interview, Mark Hamill discusses his life and career with Aedín Gormley . An interview recorded last weekend as part of the 'Creative Minds' series at The American Ambassador's Residence. Mark Hamill has a career that has encompassed all aspects of entertainment, including stage, screen, television and new media. He is best known for playing the role of Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars saga, most recently Star Wars: The Last Jedi. He discusses his extensive career, being Luke Skywalker and his love of Ireland.

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with 'Coco' director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson (pictured), composer Michael Giacchino, Dame Julie Andrews, Dame Angela Lansbery and composer, writer and actor Lin-Manuel Miranda, responsible for the Broadway smash-hit musical Hamilton and the songs of Moana. 

Click here to visit the archive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Buon Giorno Principessa

Composer: Nicola Piovani

Performer(s): Nicola Piovani

Album: La Vita E Bella / Virgin / 474022

Duration: 3:37


Title: I Got Lost In His Arms

Composer: Berlin, Irving

Performer(s): Ethel Merman (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Annie Get Your Gun - Original Broadway Cast / World Music / 88010

Duration: 2:41


Title: Maybe

Composer: Strouse/charnin

Performer(s): Aileen Quinn

Album: Annie - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Columbia / 4676082

Duration: 1:57


Title: Building The Barn From Witness

Composer: Jarre, Maurice

Performer(s): Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Jarre By Jarre / CBS / Mk42307

Duration: 4:32


Title: The Ballad Of Sweeney Todd

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Len Cariou (Tenor), Theatre Orchestra, The Cast Of Sweeney Todd

Album: Sweeney Todd - Original Broadway Cast Recording / BMG / 3379-2-Rc

Duration: 3:34


Title: The Worst Pies In London

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Angela Lansbury (Vocals), Theatre Orchestra

Album: Sweeney Todd - Original Broadway Cast Recording / BMG / 3379-2-Rc

Duration: 2:26


Title: Let It Go

Performer(s): Idina Menzel

Album: Frozen (Deluxe Edition) [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack]

Duration: 3:58


Title: Nowadays/ Hot Honey Rag

Composer: Kander/Ebb

Performer(s): Renee Zelleweger (Vocals), Catherine Zeta Jones (Vocals), Session Orchestra

Album: Chicago OST / Sony / 510532 2

Duration: 3:28


Title: Cabaret

Composer: Kander/Ebb

Performer(s): Liza Minnelli (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: Cabaret (Recordno: Mcld19088) / Mca / Mcld19088

Duration: 3:33


Title: Overture

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Czech National Symphony Orchestra

Album: The Hateful Eight (OST) / Decca

Duration: 3:11


Title: Bridge Of Spies - End Title

Composer: Newman, Thomas

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Bridge of Spies (OST) / Hollywood Records

Duration: 6:57


Title: If I Loved You

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Sierra Boggess (Vocals), Julian Ovenden (Vocals), John Wilson Orchestra

Album: Rodgers & Hammerstein at the Movies / EMI / 5099931930123

Duration: 5:44


Title: Nice Work If You Can Get It

Composer: Gershwin, George and Ira

Performer(s): Ensemble

Album: Crazy for You (Original Broadway Cast recording 1992) / Angel

Duration: 4:51


Title: Finishing The Hat

Composer: Sondheim Stephen

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Sunday in the Park with George (2017 Broadway Cast Recording) / Warner

Duration: 3:35


Title: Sunday (Finale)

Composer: Sondheim Stephen

Performer(s): Annaleigh Ashford (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: Sunday in the Park with George (2017 Broadway Cast Recording) / Warner

Duration: 4:13


Title: On Earth As It Is In Heaven

Composer: Morricone

Performer(s): Ennio Morricone

Album: The Mission / Virgin / CDV2402

Duration: 3:45


Title: We Belong Together

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Randy Newman

Album: Toy Story 3 / Walt Disney/pixar / 5099964802329

Duration: 3:59


Title: Bundle Of Joy

Composer: Giacchino, Michael

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Inside Out (OST)

Duration: 2:50


Title: Song Of The Sea

Composer: Coulais/ O Snodaigh

Performer(s): Bruno Coulais, Kila

Album: Promo Copy / Mercury/ Universal / ISRC

Duration: 2:42


Title: The Beautiful Briny

Composer: Sherman, Richard M. / Sherman, Robert B.

Performer(s): David Tomlinson (Vocals), Angela Lansbury (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Bedknobs and Broomsticks OST / Walt Disney / 5050466-1533-2-6

Duration: 4:00


Title: Love Theme From Ben Hur

Composer: Rozsa, Miklos

Performer(s): Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra

Album: Daniel Hope - Escape to Paradise- The Hollywood Album / Deutsche Grammophon / 4792954

Duration: 3:02


Title: (Dear Mr Gable) You Made Me Love You

Composer: Monaco/Edens

Performer(s): Judy Garland (Vocal)

Album: 21 Hollywood Hits / Nimbus / NI2004

Duration: 3:16


Title: Malena

Composer: Morricone, Ennio

Performer(s): Fausto Anzelmo (Violin Solo), Gianni Oddi (Sporano Sax), Accademie Musicale Italiana

Album: Malena - OST / Medusa / 724385081125

Duration: 2:37



Contact the Show

Text '51554'

Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


Ways to Listen

Radio Player