Movies and Musicals

Movies and Musicals

Saturday, 1 - 4pm

Movies and Musicals Saturday 3 March 2018

Movies and Musicals

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

Movie News Sat 3rd March 2018

Movie News Sat 3rd March 2018

Garret Daly report from LA ahead of the Oscars!

Saturday March 23rd

Thomas Adès is known for his classical compositions but recently wrote his first film score for Colette based on the life of the French novelist Colette, starring Keira Knightley and Dominic West. Aedín takes a listen this afternoon and also includes a selection of scores from the pen of Hans Zimmer ahead of his Dublin concert on Monday including Gladiator, Interstellar and The Lion King. We’ll also remember Deborah Kerr in The King and I, An Affair to Remember and From Here to Eternity.

Saturday March 30th

Aedín marks the birthday tomorrow of Christopher Walken with music from a selection of his films, including Catch Me If You Can and Hairspray. Plus a new cast recording of Stephen Sondheim’s musical Follies, the 2018 National Theatre of London production, which won the Olivier award for best Musical Revival. A top notch cast including Imelda Staunton, Janie Dee and Philip Quast with hit songs including Broadway Baby, Could I Leave You and Too Many Mornings

Watch and listen Again - Interview Archive

You can watch or listen again to Aedín's interviews with Kenneth Branagh, Mark Hamill, composer Michael Giacchino, Dame Julie Andrews, Dame Angela Lansbury and Hamilton composer, writer and actor, Lin-Manuel Miranda. Plus recent interviews with Mary Poppins Returns director Rob Marshall, stars Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda and Ben Whishaw, and the composer and lyricist team of Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman. 

Watch Aedín's interview below with Stan & Ollie stars Steve Coogan and John C, Reilly, plus director Jon S. Baird and click here to visit the archive

Music Played on the Show


Title: Hooray For Hollywood

Composer: Mercer/whiting

Performer(s): Mgm Orchestra

Album: Nativity - Original Soundtrack / Decca / 5323757

Duration: 4:23


Title: Credits

Composer: Hurwitz, Justin

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: La La Land (OST 2016) / Summit Ent

Duration: 3:41


Title: City Of Stars

Performer(s): Ryan Gosling And Emma Stone

Album: La La Land (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Interscope Records / Lionsgate / Summit

Duration: 2:24


Title: Theme From Schindler's List

Composer: John Williams

Performer(s): Itzhak Perlman And The Boston Symphony Orchestra / John Williams

Album: Schindler's List - Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack / Mca / MCD10969

Duration: 4:11


Title: The Way We Were

Composer: Hamlisch, Marvin/Bergman, Alan/Bergman, Marilyn

Performer(s): Barbra Streisand (Vocals), Studio Orchestra

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

Duration: 3:49


Title: Solace

Composer: Joplin, Scott

Performer(s): Marvin Hamllisch (Piano)

Album: The Sting OST / MCA / MCLD19027

Duration: 3:38


Title: The End Of All Things

Composer: Shore, Howard

Performer(s): Renee Fleming (Soprano), Studio Orchestra

Album: The Lord of the Rings - Return of the King / Reprise/WMG / 9362486092

Duration: 5:05


Title: Buttons And Bows

Composer: Livingston, Jay/Evans, Ray

Performer(s): Betty Garrett, Studio Orchestra

Album: Academy award winning songs Vol 2 / Rhino / R272277

Duration: 2:58


Title: Let It Go

Performer(s): Idina Menzel

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

Duration: 3:58


Title: Supermarine

Composer: Zimmer, Hans

Performer(s): Studio Band

Album: Dunkirk (OST 2017) / Universal

Duration: 7:59


Title: House Of Woodcock

Composer: Greenwood, Johnny

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Phantom Thread (OST 2018) / Nonesuch

Duration: 3:53


Title: The Shape Of Water

Composer: Desplat, Alexandre

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Shape of Water (OST 2017)

Duration: 3:44


Title: Finale

Composer: Williams, John

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Star Wars : The Last Jedi / Walt Disney / Sk89932

Duration: 8:28


Title: Billboards On Fire

Composer: Burwell, Carter

Performer(s): Studio Ensemble

Album: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Duration: 2:27


Title: Mildred Goes To War

Composer: Burwell, Carter

Performer(s): Studio Ensemble

Album: Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

Duration: 1:26


Title: Chim Chim Cher-Ee

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

Performer(s): Dick Van Dyke (Vocals), Julie Andrews, Karen Dotrice, Mathew Garber (Vocals)

Album: Ultimate Disney - Disk 2 / Walt Disney Records / WSMCD195 5050467582125

Duration: 2:46


Title: Over The Rainbow

Composer: Harburg, E.Y./Arlen, Harold

Performer(s): Judy Garland (Vocal)

Album: The Wizard of Oz OST / Turner Classic Movies/WSM / 8122 71999 2

Duration: 2:46


Title: Falling Slowly

Composer: Hansard, Glen/ Irglova, Marketa

Performer(s): Glen Hansard/Marketa Irglova

Album: Once O.S.T. / SONY / 88697105862

Duration: 4:04


Title: This Is Me

Composer: Pasek, Benj / Paul, Justin

Performer(s): Keala Settle & The Greatest Showman Ensemble

Album: The Greatest Showman (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Atlantic Recording Corporation

Duration: 3:51


Title: Stand Up For Something

Composer: Warren, Diane

Performer(s): Common

Album: Marshall (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Warner Brothers Records Inc

Duration: 3:42


Title: Mighty River

Composer: Blige / Saadiq / Stinson

Performer(s): Mary J. Blige

Album: Mudbound (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) / Editions Milan Music

Duration: 5:10


Title: Remember Me

Composer: Kristen Anderson Lopez / Robert Lopez

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: COCO (OST 2017) / Walt Disney Records

Duration: 1:49


Title: Mystery Of Love

Composer: Sufjan Stevens

Performer(s): Sufjan Stevens

Album: Call Me By Your Name (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Duration: 4:08


Title: Beauty And The Beast

Composer: Menken, Alan / Ashman, Howard

Performer(s): Angela Lansbury, Studio Orchestra

Album: Ultimate Disney Princess / Disney / WSMCD229

Duration: 2:43


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: Main Theme From Lawrence Of Arabia

Composer: Jarre, Maurice

Performer(s): City Of Prague Philharmonic

Album: Essential Maurice Jarre / Silva / 324

Duration: 4:27



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Presenter: Aedín Gormley

Producer: Áine Fay

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