Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 23 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 23rd

Movie News - Saturday December 23rd

Get some last minute film-themed Christmas present ideas from Garret Daly including 'A Die Hard Christmas: The Illustrated Holiday Classic', plus a look at new releases on the big screen.

Saturday January 27th

Aedín brings us to several cities through film soundtracks this afternoon - Oklahoma, Munich, New York and Paris. Music from two Ang Lee films; Life of Pi and Crouching Tiger Hidden Dragon and hit songs too from The King and I, Sunset Boulevard, The Sound of Music and Guys and Dolls.

Listen Again - Interview Archive

You can listen again here to Aedín's interviews with 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. (Photo c\o Simon Lazewski, Foto Farm)

Click here to visit the archive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Polar Express

Composer: Silvestri / Ballard

Performer(s): Tom Hanks, Studio Orchestra

Album: The Polar Express OST / Warner / 9362488972

Duration: 3:25


Title: Somewhere In My Memory

Composer: Williams

Performer(s): John Williams

Album: Home Alone

Duration: 4:49


Title: My Favourite Things

Composer: Rodgers, Richard/Hammerstein II, Oscar

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

Album: The Sound of Music OST (Recordno: 07863 67965 2) / RCA / 07863 67965 2

Duration: 2:20


Title: This Time Of Year

Composer: Samsel, Elyssa / Anderson, Kate

Performer(s): Idina Menzel, Studio Orchestra

Album: Olaf's Frozen Adventure / Disney

Duration: 3:05


Title: North Pole

Composer: Clinton, George

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Santa Clause 2 (OST)

Duration: 2:18


Title: Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

Composer: Not Available

Performer(s): Kristen Bell, Agatha Lee Monn And Katie Lopez

Album: Frozen - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Walt Disney Records

Duration: 3:27


Title: Walking In The Air (New Arrangement)

Performer(s): Aled Jones

Album: Walking In The Air (New Arrangement) - Single / Universal Music Ireland

Duration: 3:40


Title: Let It Snow

Composer: Styne / Merrill

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Die Hard (OST)

Duration: 1:41


Title: Let It Go

Composer: Lopez / Anderson

Performer(s): Idina Menzel

Album: Frozen (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Sunfly Music Group LTD

Duration: 3:43


Title: Stealing Christmas

Composer: Horner, James

Performer(s): Jim Carrey, Anthony Hopkins And Taylor Momsen (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: How the Grinch Stole Christmas OST / Interscope Records / 490 765-2

Duration: 5:00


Title: Pure Imagination

Composer: Bricusse/newley

Performer(s): Gene Wilder

Album: Willy Wonka / Hipo Records / HIPD40020

Duration: 4:18


Title: We Need A Little Christmas

Composer: Herman, Jerry

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

Album: Mame - Original Broadway Cast Recording / Columbia / Columbia

Duration: 3:04


Title: You've Got A Friend In Me

Composer: Newman, Randy

Performer(s): Randy Newman & Lyle Lovett (Vocals)

Album: Disney's Greatest Hits / EMI / VTDCD760

Duration: 2:36


Title: Almost There

Composer: Newman

Performer(s): Anika Noni Rose

Album: The Princess and the Frog (Original Songs and Score) / Walt Disney Records / 5099945674921

Duration: 2:22


Title: If I Didn't Have You

Composer: Newman, Randy

Performer(s): John Goodman & Billy Crystal (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

Album: Monsters Inc OST / Walt Disney / 0927434872

Duration: 3:36


Title: One More Sleep 'Til Christmas

Composer: Paul Williams

Performer(s): Kermit The Frog

Album: The Muppet Christmas Carol / Jim Henson Records/bmg Kidz

Duration: 2:47


Title: Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Composer: Martin/blane

Performer(s): Judy Garland

Album: Meet Me In St Louis / Turner Classic Movies / 8360212

Duration: 2:37


Title: Maybe

Composer: Strouse, Charles / Charnin, Martin

Performer(s): Aileen Quinn, Studio Orchestra

Album: Annie - OST / Columbia / 4676082

Duration: 1:59


Title: It's The Hard Knock Life

Composer: Strouse/charnin

Performer(s): Aileen Quinn

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

Duration: 3:39


Title: Finale/ I Don't Need Anything But You/Tomorrow

Composer: Strouse, Charles / Charnin, Martin

Performer(s): Aileen Quinn (Vocals), Chorus / Albert Finney, Studio Orchestra

Album: Annie (OST) / Columbia

Duration: 4:34


Title: Curtain Up

Composer: Danna, Mychael

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Man who invented Christmas / Decca

Duration: 1:39


Title: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious!

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

Performer(s): Julie Andrews (Vocals); Dick Van Dyke (Vocals)

Album: Mary Poppins - OST / Walt Disney / WD775722

Duration: 2:03


Title: Doll On A Music Box / Truly Scrumptious

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

Performer(s): Sally Anne Howes / Dick Van Dyke, Studio Orchestra

Album: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang - OST / RYKO / RCD10702

Duration: 2:24


Title: White Christmas - Finale

Composer: Berlin

Performer(s): Bing Crosby/Danny Kaye/Peggy Lee/Trudy Stevens With Joseph J Lilley & His Orchestra

Album: Songs From Irving Berlin's Holiday Inn & White Christmas (recordno: Not Available) / Universal

Duration: 3:15


Title: When We're Together

Composer: Samsel, Elyssa / Anderson, Kate

Performer(s): Idina Menzel, Studio Orchestra

Album: Olaf's Frozen Adventure / Disney

Duration: 2:52



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Eoin O'Kelly

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