PREVIEW: Joyride (15)

WHO’S IN IT?

Olivia Colman (The Lost Daughter), Charlie Reid (film debut), Lochlann O’Mearáin (Love & Friendship), Olwen Fouéré (The Northman), Ruth McCabe (Philomena), Tristan Heanue (A Day Like Today), Florence Adebambo (You Are Not My Mother)

WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?

Emer Reynolds (The Farthest), director; Ailbhe Keogan (Run & Jump), writer; Tristan Lynch (The Other Lamb) and Aoife O’Sullivan (Michael Inside), producers; Ray Harman (The Young Offenders), composer; Kate McCullough (The Quiet Girl), cinematographer; Tony Cranstoun (Vivarium), editor

WHAT’S IT ABOUT?

Joy (Colman) is a single mother who sets out to give away her newborn baby. Along the way, she crosses paths with Mully (Reid), a twelve-year-old street urchin, and the two of them go on the run together…

IN ONE SENTENCE, WHY SHOULD YOU BE EXCITED?

Olivia Colman takes on a far different role than she’s become known for, in a foul-mouthed and irreverent antithesis from her Oscar-winning and nominated past turns.

WHEN’S IT OUT?

FRIDAY 29TH JULY 2022

WHERE CAN I FIND IT?

IN CINEMAS NATIONWIDE

 

Did you like this preview? Want to be updated on all the new releases every week?

Sign up to our e-mail service today, and get our latest reviews and previews sent straight to your inbox!

Search from over ten years of movies here:

Other recent reviews:

Something in the Water (2024, dir. Hayley Easton Street)

A group of friends become trapped in shark-infested waters…

The Exorcism (2024, dir. Joshua John Miller)

A troubled actor encounters something demonic on the set of his new film…

The Bikeriders (2024, dir. Jeff Nichols) – Second Helping

A 60s biker gang evolves into an increasingly dangerous group…

Arcadian (2024, dir. Benjamin Brewer)

A father cares for his two sons in a post-apocalyptic world…

Freud’s Last Session (2024, dir. Matthew Brown)

In 1939, Sigmund Freud meets with C.S. Lewis…

Inside Out 2 (2024, dir. Kelsey Mann)

A new horde of emotions cause turmoil for young teen Riley…

The Watched (2024, dir. Ishana Night Shyamalan)

A group of people are trapped in a mysterious forest where they are observed by strange creatures…

Winnie-the-Pooh: Blood and Honey 2 (2024, dir. Rhys Frake-Waterfield)

A murderous Winnie-the-Pooh sets his sights on a small town…

Bad Boys: Ride or Die (2024, dirs. Arbi and Fallah)

Miami detectives Mike and Marcus find themselves on the run…

The Dead Don’t Hurt (2024, dir. Viggo Mortensen)

In Civil War-era America, a European couple find themselves separated…

Optimized by Optimole