Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

October 25th, 2014 by

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Director: Miguel Arteta Cast: Steve Carell, Jennifer Garner, Ed Oxenbould, Kerris Dorsey, Dylan Minnette Running time: 81 min Certificate: PG Release: 24th October Childhood is filled with moments of alienation deeply felt. Constant surveillance and total powerlessness breed self-pity; no wonder my inner child is a jerk. In the best art made for children – […]


This Is Where I Leave You

October 24th, 2014 by

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Director: Shawn Levy Cast: Jason Bateman, Tina Fey, Adam Driver, Rose Byrne and Corey Stoll Certificate: 15a Running Time: 103 minutes Release Date: October 24th Meet the Altman’s.  They’re a bland, privileged, white family whose apparent dysfunctional nature somehow means that you should take interest in their problems for an hour and forty-five minutes. Brought together […]


Love, Rosie

October 24th, 2014 by

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Director: Christian Ditter Cast: Lily Collins, Sam Claflin and Jamie Winstone Certificate: 15a Running Time: 103 minutes Release Date: October 24th Can a man and a woman be friends or will sex get in the way? In the real world the answer to that is of course they can. Platonic friendships between men and women […]


The Book of Life

October 24th, 2014 by

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lDirector: Jorge R. Gutierrez Cast: Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum, Ron Perlman, Kate de Castillo and Diego Luna Certificate: G Running Time: 95 minutes Release Date: October 24th Primarily set around the Day of the Dead celebrations in Mexico where family and friends gather to pray and remember loved ones, who have died, The Book of […]


Fury

October 22nd, 2014 by

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Director: David Ayer Cast: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf, Michael Peña and Jon Bernthal Certificate: 15a Running Time: 135 minutes Release Date: October 24th Brad Pitt. World War II. Killing Nazis. Sharp haircut. We’ve been here before, haven’t we? Its star and the Western inspired story are probably where comparisons between Fury and Inglorious Basterds […]


Serena

October 21st, 2014 by

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Director Suzanne Bier Cast: Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Rhys Ifans, Toby Jones and Sean Harris Certificate: 15A Running time: 110 minutes Release date: October 24th The story of Serena, the film, may never become fully known to the public. Starring two of Hollywood’s hottest actors, based on a bestselling – and excellent – book, and […]


The Judge

October 17th, 2014 by

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Director: David Dobkin Cast: Robert Downey Jr. Robert Duval, Vera Farmiga, Vincent D’Onofrio, Jeremy Strong, Dax Shepard, Billy Bob Thornton Certificate: 15A Running Time: 141 mins Release Date: Ocotber 17th Hank Palmer (Downey) is a big city lawyer who makes a lot of money defending guilty men and getting them out of jail time. He is the […]


Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

October 17th, 2014 by

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Directors: Jonathon Liebsman Cast: Megan Fox, Will Arnett, William Fichtner, Johnny Knoxville, Noel Fisher, Tony Shalhoub, Jeremy Howard, Alan Ritchson Certificate: 12A Running Time: 101 mins Release Date: October 17th An evil group of criminals known as The Foot have been terrorising New York City and stealing strategically valuable items in an effort to bolster their plans […]


The Best of Me

October 16th, 2014 by

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Director: Michael Hoffman Cast: James Marsden, Michelle Monaghan, Luke Bracey, Liana Liberto, Gerald McRaney Certificate: 12A Running time: 117 min Release:October 17th Nicholas Sparks film adaptations, of which The Best of Me is the tenth, include The Notebook, A Walk to Remember, and Dear John. They’re popular, and oh-so lucrative, because they’re as cynical as the books that inspire them. As a […]


The Maze Runner

October 10th, 2014 by

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Director: Wes Ball Cast: Dylan O’Brien, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Will Poulter, Kaya Scodelario, Patricia Clarkson Certificate: 12A Running Time: 114 minutes Release Date: October 10th Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) wakes up at the bottom of a lift, with no memory and no idea where he’s going. Emerging into a mysterious woodland environment solely inhabited by fellow teenage […]


Gold

October 10th, 2014 by

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Director: Niall Heery Cast: James Nesbitt, Maisie Williams and David Wilmot Certificate: 15a Running Time: 88 minutes Release Date: October 10th Upon returning back to his old town to visit his dying father, Ray (David Wilmot) unexpectedly shows up at the house of his old flame Alice (Kerry Condon) and their daughter Abbie (Maisie Williams). […]


’71

October 9th, 2014 by

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Director: Yann Demange Cast: Jack O’Connell, Sean Harris, Sam Reid, Charlie Murphy and David Wilmot Certificate: 15a Running Time: 99 minutes Release Date: October 10th “You’re not even leaving the country.” This is what Gary (Jack O’Connell) and his fellow officers are told when they are informed that they are being deployed to Belfast, just at the […]


Gone Girl

October 2nd, 2014 by

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Director: David Fincher Cast: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Kim Dickens, Neil Patrick Harris and Tyler Perry Certificate: 16 Running Time: 148 minutes Release Date: October 2nd  Nick Dunne (Affleck) is the most happily married man in the world; his wife, Amy (Pike) is beautiful, intelligent and cool, it seems there is nothing that can tear them apart. That […]


A Most Wanted Man

September 15th, 2014 by

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Director: Anton Corbijn Cast: Philip Seymour Hoffman Certificate: 15a Running Time: 122 minutes Release Date: September 12th Based on John Le Carré’s 2008 novel, A Most Wanted Man is the last leading role for the late, great Philip Seymour Hoffman (not his last roles however with the two-part finale of The Hunger Games still to be released). […]