Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 9 December 2017

Movies and Musicals

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

Movie News - Saturday December 9th

Movie News - Saturday December 9th

Casting news for the Rudolph Valentino film Silent Life, US rights confirmed for Irish film Good Favour, how those behind the film The Man who Invented Christmas are responding to any negative reviews, a possible sequel for Baby Driver plus 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. 

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Music Played on the Show


Title: The Trolley Song

Composer: Martin / Blane

Performer(s): Judy Garland, Studio Orchestra, Mgm Studio Chorus

Album: Over the Rainbow: The Very Best of Judy Garland / Warner Music TV / WMTV038

Duration: 4:04


Title: The Story Of Tonight

Composer: Miranda, Lin-Manuel

Performer(s): Daveed Diggs, Okoeriete Onadowan, Anthony Ramos, Studio Orchestra

Album: Hamilton (Original Broadway cast recording 2015) / Atlantic / 7567866843

Duration: 1:31


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 Bad And The Beautiful (Main Theme)

Composer: Raksin, David

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Composed By - classic film theme

Duration: 2:21


Title: Overture/All That Jazz

Composer: Kander, John/Ebb, Fred

Performer(s): Catherine Zeta-Jones (Vocal), Session Orchestra

Album: Chicago OST / Epic/Sony / 5105322

Duration: 6:04


Title: Prince Ali

Composer: Menken, Alan/ Rice, Tim

Performer(s): Robin Williams, Studio Orchestra

Album: Aladdin (Original Soundtrack) / Disney / 470

Duration: 2:49


Title: Wand'rin' Star

Composer: Loewe/lerner

Performer(s): Lee Marvin

Album: Wand'rin Star (edit) / Mca Records / MCLD19310

Duration: 2:58


Title: The Harry Lime Theme (From The Third Man )

Composer: Karas, Anton

Performer(s): Anton Karas (Zither)

Album: 20 Original Soundtracks 3 / Yesterday's Gold / YDG74641

Duration: 3:09


Title: Falling In Love Again

Composer: Friederich Hollander

Performer(s): Marlene Dietrich (Vocal), Victor Young's Orchestra

Album: Marlene Dietrich - Naughty Lola: Original Recordings 1928-1941 / Naxos Nostalgia / 8.120776

Duration: 2:58


Title: Prelude - The Sound Of Music

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Soprano), Studio Orchestra

Album: The Sound of Music OST (Recordno: BD82005) / RCA / BD82005

Duration: 2:36


Title: It All Depends On You

Composer: Henderson, Ray/ deSlyva, BG / Brwon, Lew

Performer(s): Ruth Etting (Vocal)

Album: Magic in the Moonlight (OST)

Duration: 2:55


Title: You Do Something To Me

Composer: Porter, Cole

Performer(s): Leo Reisman And His Orchestra

Album: Magic in the Moonlight (OST)

Duration: 2:46


Title: The Night The Pugilist Learned How To Dance

Composer: Not Available

Performer(s): Sting

Album: The Last Ship / A & M Records / 3744320

Duration: 4:13


Title: Soliloquy

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

Performer(s): Gordon Macrae (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Carousel OST (Recordno: 7243 5 27352 2 8) / Angel Records / 7243 5 27352 2 8

Duration: 7:47


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: From Here To Eternity

Composer: Karger, F./Wells, R.

Performer(s): Frank Sinatra (Vocal), Nelson Riddle & His Orchestra

Album: Frank Sinatra - Capitol Collectos Series (Recordno: CDP 7 92160 2) / Capitol / CDP 7 92160 2

Duration: 3:00


Title: Getting To Know You

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

Performer(s): Deborah Kerr, Marni Nixon, Studio Orchestra

Album: The King and I Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Angel / 724352735129

Duration: 5:00


Title: Fixer Upper

Composer: Lopez, Kristen Anderson / Lopez, Robert

Performer(s): Cast Of Frozen / Maia Wilson, Studio Orchestra

Album: Frozen - OST / Disney / i-tunes

Duration: 3:04



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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