Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 7 December 2013

Movies and Musicals

Another chance to hear the RTÉ Concert Orchestra's sell out Dario Marianelli: Film Composer to mark Eurovision Film Week, celebrating the best of European films.

Movie News Sat 7th Dec

Were animals harmed? Awards after life, and smoking laws in the Indian film industry. All on the movie news.

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

In a radio exclusive on RTÉ lyric fm's Movies and Musicals, Mark Hamill discusses his life and career with Aedín Gormley. The interview was recorded as part of the 'Creative Minds' series at The American Ambassador's Residence as part of the St. Patrick's Festival. Mark Hamill, best known for playing the role of Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars saga, most recently in STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. He discusses his extensive career including the role of Luke Skywalker, working closely with Carrie Fisher and Harrison Ford and learning to pull the perfect pint during his time in Ireland. 

Saturday March 31st

Fittingly, for the weekend that's in it, Aedín marks the 70th anniversary of the hit 1948 Irving Berlin Musical 'Easter Parade' starring Judy Garland and Fred Astaire with a selection of great songs including Couple of Swells,  Steppin’ Out with my Baby and the memorable title song. Music too from the 2017 film All the Money in the World by Daniel Pemberton and songs from Matilda, Into the Woods and Snow White 

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: Il Postino

Performer(s): Bacalov, Luis

Duration: 3:59


Title: Camelot

Performer(s): Lerner, Alan Jay/Loewe, Frederick

Duration: 2:47


Title: Ben Hur - Prelude

Performer(s): Rozsa, Miklos

Duration: 3:57


Title: Ben Hur- Parade Of The Charioteers

Performer(s): Rozsa, Miklos

Duration: 3:53


Title: Ol' Man River

Performer(s): Kern/Hammerstein Ii

Duration: 4:36


Title: Dr Zhivago Suite

Performer(s): Jarre, Maurice

Duration: 10:05


Title: The Pink Panther - Main Theme

Composer: Mancini, Henry

Performer(s): Mancini, Henry

Duration: 3:28


Title: Moon River

Performer(s): Mancini, Henry/Mercer, Johnny

Duration: 4:05


Title: P1 Ailsa And I Went Down, Pride And Prejudice Suites,

Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario

Duration: 29:58


Title: P2 Atonement Suite

Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario

Duration: 31:05


Title: P3 The Brothers Grimm, Anna Karenina Suites.

Performer(s): Marianelli, Dario

Duration: 47:13


Title: The Godfather - Finale

Performer(s): Rota, Nino

Duration: 4:17



Contact the Show

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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn


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