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Five Feet Apart (Review)

DIRECTOR: Justin Baldoni

CAST: Haley Lu Richardson, Cole Sprouse, Moises Arias, Kimberly Hebert Gregory, Parminder Nagra, Claire Forlani, Emily Baldoni, Cynthia Evans, Gary Weeks, Sophia Bernard

RUNNING TIME: 116 mins

CERTIFICATE: 12A

BASICALLY…: Two young cystic fibrosis patients (Richardson and Sprouse) find their growing attraction to each other complicated by not being allowed to be too near one another…

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It’s a cynical thought to simply discard a movie like Five Feet Apart as yet another one […]

Pet Sematary (Review)

DIRECTORS: Kevin Kölsch and Dennis Widmyer

CAST: Jason Clarke, Amy Seimetz, John Lithgow, Jeté Laurence, Hugo Lavoie, Lucas Lavoie, Obssa Ahmed, Alyssa Brooke Levine, Maria Herrera, Jacob Lemieux, Maverick Fortin, Lou Ferrando, Najya Muipatayi, Rosalie Drouin

RUNNING TIME: 100 mins

CERTIFICATE: 15

BASICALLY…: A tragedy-struck family unwittingly releases an eerie supernatural force when they come across a mysterious burial ground…

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Of all the stories he’s written, Stephen King has declared Pet Sematary to be the one […]

Wild Rose (Review)

DIRECTOR: Tom Harper

CAST: Jessie Buckley, Julie Walters, Sophie Okonedo, Jamie Sives, Craig Parkinson, James Harkness, Janey Godley, Ashley Shelton

RUNNING TIME: 100 mins

CERTIFICATE: 15

BASICALLY…: A young Scottish woman (Buckley) dreams of becoming a country music star in Nashville, but her responsibilities as a mother begin to outweigh her fantasies…

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Sometimes, the biggest winners of TV talent shows aren’t even the actual winners; Susan Boyle gained worldwide notoriety even though she lost that year’s […]

The Prodigy (Review)

DIRECTOR: Nicholas McCarthy

CAST: Taylor Schilling, Jackson Robert Scott, Paul Fauteux, Colm Feore, Brittany Allen, Peter Mooney, Oluniké Adeliyi, Elisa Moolecherry, Paula Boudreau, David Kohlsmith

RUNNING TIME: 92 mins

CERTIFICATE: 15

BASICALLY…: A mother (Schilling) is horrified to learn that her unusually bright son (Scott) may be possessed by a sinister force…

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Why is it that it’s young children that always make the creepiest villains in horror movies? Perhaps it’s their eerily composed complexion, or their […]

Under The Silver Lake (Review)

DIRECTOR: David Robert Mitchell

CAST: Andrew Garfield, Riley Keough, Topher Grace, Laura-Leigh Claire, Zosia Mamet, Jimmi Simpson, Patrick Fischler, Luke Baines, Callie Hernandez, Riki Lindhome, Don McManus, Summer Bishil, Grace Van Patten, Sydney Sweeney, India Menuez, Jeremy Bobb, David Yow

RUNNING TIME: 139 mins

CERTIFICATE: 15

BASICALLY…: When his beautiful new neighbour (Keough) suddenly disappears, slacker Sam (Garfield) investigates but finds himself deep within a large and bizarre set of conspiracies…

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One common comparison you’ll probably […]

At Eternity’s Gate (Review)

DIRECTOR: Julian Schnabel

CAST: Willem Dafoe, Rupert Friend, Mads Mikkelsen, Mathieu Amalric, Emmanuelle Seigner, Oscar Isaac, Niels Arestrup, Vladimir Consigny, Amira Casar, Vincent Perez, Anne Consigny, Alexis Michalic, Lolita Chammah, Didier Jarre, Louis Garrel

RUNNING TIME: 110 mins

CERTIFICATE: 15

BASICALLY…: In the final years of his life, painter Vincent Van Gogh (Dafoe) struggles with his inner demons while living in France…

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A film by Julian Schnabel is like if a Terrence Malick movie had actual […]

Fisherman’s Friends (Review)

DIRECTOR: Chris Foggin

CAST: Daniel Mays, James Purefoy, David Hayman, Dave Johns, Sam Swainsbury, Tuppence Middleton, Noel Clarke, Maggie Steed, Christian Brassington, Jade Anouka, Christopher Villiers, Sarah Winter, Ken Drury, Julian Seager, Meadow Nobrega

RUNNING TIME: 112 mins

CERTIFICATE: 12A

BASICALLY…: A cynical record producer (Mays) attempts to sign a group of fishermen from Cornwall that sings sea shanties…

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When you think about all the songs and artists that have topped the charts over the years […]

THE WHITE CROW (12A)

WHO’S IN IT?
Oleg Ivenko (film debut), Adèle Exarchopoulos (Blue Is The Warmest Colour), Chulpan Khamatova (Country of the Deaf), Ralph Fiennes (The Grand Budapest Hotel), Alexey Morozov (Spacewalk), Raphaël Personnaz (The Princess of Montpensier), Olivier Rabourdin (Taken), Ravshana Kurkova (Dead Daughters), Louis Hofmann (Land of Mine), Sergei Polunin (Red Sparrow), Maksimilian Grigoriyev (film debut), Zach Avery (Curvature), Yves Heck (Midnight in Paris)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Ralph Fiennes (The Invisible Woman), director; David Hare (The Hours), […]

US (15)

WHO’S IN IT?
Lupita Nyong’o (12 Years A Slave), Winston Duke (Black Panther), Evan Alex (film debut), Shahadi Wright-Joseph (film debut), Elisabeth Moss (The Square), Tim Heidecker (Bridesmaids), Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (Aquaman), Anna Diop (Message From The King), Cali Sheldon (Novel Romance), Noelle Sheldon (Ham on Rye), Duke Nicholson (film debut), Kara Hayward (Moonrise Kingdom), Nathan Harrington (Antboy: Revenge of the Red Fury)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Jordan Peele (Get Out), director, writer, producer; Jason Blum (BlacKkKlansman), […]

A TRIP TO THE MOON (12A)

WHO’S IN IT?
Ángelo Mutti Spinetta (Primavera), Leticia Brédice (We Are Not Animals), Germán Palacios (Possible Lives), Ángela Torres (I’m Gilda), Luis Machín (Asleep in the Sun), Federico Venzi (Ojalá Vivas Tiempos Interesantes)
WHO’S BEHIND THE CAMERA?
Joaquín Cambre (film debut), director, writer, producer; Laura Farhi (Death in Buenos Aires), writer; Diego Peskins (film debut), producer; Emilio Haro (La Prisionera), composer; Nicolas Trovato (Darkness by Day), cinematographer; Nicolás Goldbart (The Vampire Spider), editor
WHAT’S IT ABOUT?
Tomas (Spinetta) is […]