Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 19 May 2018

Movies and Musicals

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

Movie News - Saturday May 19th

Movie News - Saturday May 19th

Garret returns from Cannes with festival news including reaction to Lars Von Trier's film The House that Jack Built. Netflix acquires a horror anthology series from filmmaker Guillermo del Toro, Kevin Hart to remake Uptown Saturday Night and casting news for Stephen Soderbergh's The Laundromat. Plus new releases with Garret Daly.

Saturday May 26th

What do the films Mamma Mia, Wall- E and The Reader all have in common? They were all released 10 years ago, and Aedín remembers all three this afternoon. Plus three scores by Alex North, from Cleopatra, The Misfits and A Streetcar Named Desire. And our singers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Marilyn Monroe, Barbara Streisand, Chris Pine and Gene Kelly.

Saturday June 2nd

Toe tapping tunes this afternoon; The Rhythm of life from Sweet Charity and I got Rhythm from An American in Paris. Barbara Cook sings much loved songs from The Music Man and Follies, we'll hear two great scores by Dario Marianelli from Atonement and Jane Eyre, and classic move music from Dial M for Murder and Cool Hand Luke.

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with Mark Hamill (pictured), 'Coco' director Lee Unkrich and producer Darla K. Anderson, 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: 'Tis Harry I'M Plannin' To Marry

Composer: Webster P.F./ Fain Sammy

Performer(s): Doris Day (Vocal), Howard Keel (Vocal), Studio Orchestra

Album: Calamity Jane OST / CBS / 4676102

Duration: 2:09


Title: You'll Be Back

Composer: Lin-Manuel Miranda

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

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

Duration: 3:28


Title: Amistad - Dry Your Tears Afrika

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: Music From The Films Of Steven Spielberg - Disk 2 / Silva Screen / SILCD 1182

Duration: 3:40


Title: Lisa's Theme From Rear Window

Composer: Waxman, Franz

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: The Essential Alfred Hitchcock / Silva Screen / 320

Duration: 3:45


Title: Waltz Of My Heart

Composer: Novello/Hassall

Performer(s): Christopher Northam (Piano)

Album: Gosford Park (OST) / Decca / 4703872

Duration: 1:59


Title: I Can Give You The Starlight

Composer: Novello/Hassall

Performer(s): Jeremy Northam (Vocal), Christopher Northam (Piano)

Album: Gosford Park / Decca / 4703872

Duration: 2:35


Title: People Will Say We're In Love

Composer: Rodgers / Hammerstein

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

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

Duration: 4:29


Title: Theme From How The West Was Won

Composer: Newman, Alfred

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic, Crouch End Festival Chorus

Album: Cinema Choral Classics (Recordno: 6017) / Silva / 6017

Duration: 3:13


Title: Getting Married Today

Complete Work Name: Company (Performed At Sondheim - A Celebration At Carnegie Hall)

Composer: Sondheim, Stephen

Performer(s): Madeline Kahn (Vocals), Jeanne Lehman & Mark Jacoby (Vocals)

Album: Broadway Divas / RCA Victor / 09026-63805-2

Duration: 4:14


Title: War Of The Buttons Suite

Composer: Rachel Portman

Performer(s): Sacha Puttnam (Piano)

Duration: 4:22


Title: Coco - Dia De Los Muertos Suite

Composer: Giacchino, Michael

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: COCO (OST 2017) / Walt Disney Records

Duration: 5:47


Title: Remember Me

Composer: Kristen Anderson Lopez / Robert Lopez

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: COCO (OST 2017) / Walt Disney Records

Duration: 1:49


Title: Cold Mountain- Anthem

Composer: Yared, Gabriel

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Cold Mountain- OST / DMZ/Columbia / 5151192

Duration: 3:17


Title: The Scarlet Tide

Composer: Costello/ Burnett

Performer(s): Alison Krauss (Vocal)

Album: Cold Mountain OST / DMZ/ Columbia/ Sony / COL 515119 2

Duration: 2:59


Title: Gladiator The Battle Scene

Composer: Zimmer, Hans

Performer(s): Khatia Buniatishvili (Piano)

Album: Hans Zimmer - The Classics ( 2017) / Sony Classical

Duration: 6:49


Title: Santa Fe

Composer: Menken, Alan /Feldman, Jack

Performer(s): Jeremy Jordan, Studio Orchestra

Album: Newsies (Original Broadway Cast Recording) / Disney / i-tunes

Duration: 3:14


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: It Had To Be You

Composer: Jones, Isham/Kahn, Gus

Performer(s): Harry Connick Jnr. (Vocals & Pno), Studio Orchestra

Album: Movie Music - The Definitive Performances / Sony / J2k65813

Duration: 2:37


Title: Stardust

Composer: Carmichael / Parish

Performer(s): Nat King Cole, Studio Orchestra

Album: Sleepless in Seattle - OST / Sony / 4735942

Duration: 3:14


Title: The Man That Got Away

Composer: G Gershwin / Arlen, H

Performer(s): Judy Garland (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Movie Music- The Definitive Performances / Sony / J2k65813

Duration: 4:19


Title: Dawn

Composer: Marianelli, Dario

Performer(s): Jean-Yves Thibaudet (Piano), The English Chamber Orchestra

Album: Pride and Prejudice - Music From The Motion Picture / UCJ / 9873100

Duration: 2:40


Title: The Village- What Are You Asking Me

Composer: Newton Howard, James

Performer(s): Hilary Hahn - Violin, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Village- OST / Hollywood / 5050467488328

Duration: 5:55


Title: Future Markets

Composer: Greenwood

Performer(s): Jonny Greenwood

Album: There Will Be Blood - Soundtrack / Nonesuch / 7559799572

Duration: 2:39


Title: Make 'Em Laugh

Composer: Brown/Freed

Performer(s): Donald O'Connor, Mgm Studio Orchestra

Album: Singin' in the Rain (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Deluxe Version] / EMI / CD EMTV 56

Duration: 2:28


Title: Fugue For Tinhorns And Follow The Fold

Composer: Loesser, Frank

Performer(s): Stubby Kaye / John Silver / Douglas Deane / Isabel Bigley, Studio Orchestra

Album: Guys and Dolls - Original Broadway recording / MCA / MCAD10301

Duration: 3:22



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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