London Has Fallen (15)
Action | Crime | Thriller
Dir. Babak Najafi, UK/US/Bulgaria, 2016, 99 mins
Cast: Gerard Butler, Aaron Eckhart, Morgan Freeman, Angela Bassett, Charlotte Riley
The sequel to the worldwide smash hit Olympus Has Fallen begins in London, where the British Prime Minister has passed away under mysterious circumstances. His funeral is a must-attend event for leaders of the western world. But what starts out as the most protected event on earth, turns into a deadly plot to kill the world’s most powerful leaders, devastate every known landmark in the British capital, and unleash a terrifying vision of the future. Only three people have any hope of stopping it: the President of the United States, his formidable secret service head (Gerard Butler), and an English MI-6 agent who rightly trusts no one.
Choice, The (12)
Drama | Romance
Dir. Ross Katz, US, 2016, 111 mins
Cast: Benjamin Walker, Teresa Palmer, Tom Welling, Tom Wilkinson, Maggie Grace, Alexandra Daddario
When feisty medical student Gabby Holland moves in next door to perennial ladies’ man Travis Shaw, they embark on a surprising romantic journey neither imagined possible. Travis has always believed a serious relationship would cramp his easy-going lifestyle, while Gabby is preparing to settle down with her long-term boyfriend—until an irresistible attraction between the unlikely couple upends both of their well-planned lives. Spanning a decade and tracing the evolution of a love affair that is ultimately tested by life’s most defining events, this story features a memorable ensemble of friends and family in Sparks’s beloved North Carolina setting, culminating with the question that every couple must ask themselves: how far would you go to keep the hope of love alive?
Goodnight Mommy (15)
Drama | Horror | Mystery | Thriller
Dirs. Veronika Franz & Severin Fiala, Austria, 2014, 99 mins, subtitles
Cast: Susanne Wuest, Elias Schwarz, Lukas Schwarz
In the heat of the summer lays a lonesome house in the countryside where nine-year-old twin brothers await their mother’s return. When she comes home, bandaged after cosmetic surgery, nothing is like before, and the children start to doubt whether this woman is actually who she says she is. What ensues is a terrifying observational struggle with fatal consequences on par with The Shining and Dead Ringers.
Hail Caesar (12)
Comedy | Drama | Musical
Dirs. Ethan Coen & Joel Coen, US/UK, 2016, 106 mins
Cast: Scarlett Johansson, Channing Tatum, Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Ralph Fiennes
When the world’s biggest star vanishes and his captors demand an enormous ransom for his safe return, it will take the power of Hollywood’s biggest names to solve the mystery of his disappearance. An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age, Hail, Caesar! follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix, bringing the audience along for a comic whodunit that pulls back the curtain and showcases the unexpected humour and industry drama found behind the scenes. Hail, Caesar! marks the Coens at their most inventive.
Dir. Kent Jones, France/US, 2015, 80 mins
Cast (as themselves): Alfred Hitchcock, François Truffaut, Martin Scorsese, David Fincher
In 1962, Francois Truffaut persuaded Alfred Hitchcock to sit with him for a week-long interview in which the great British auteur would share with his young admirer the secrets of his cinema. Basedon the original recordings of this meeting—used to produce the seminal book “Hitchcock/Truffaut”—this film illustrates the greatest cinema lesson of all time and plunges us into the world of the creator of Psycho, The Birds and Vertigo.
Hitchcock’s singular vision is elucidated and brought vividly to life by today’s leading filmmakers: Martin Scorsese, David Fincher, Arnaud Desplechin, Kiyoshi Kurosawa, Wes Anderson, James Gray, Olivier Assayas, Richard Linklater, Peter Bogdanovich, and Paul Schrader.
Loro Chi? (15)
Dirs. Fabio Bonifacci & Francesco Micciche, Italy, 2015, subtitles
Cast: Marco Giallini, Catrinel Marlon, Ivano Marescotti, Bor Lisa
David is 36 years old and has just one single ambition: to earn the esteem of the president of the company where he works, get a raise and a promotion to manager. Finally, his chance arrives when he gets to present a revolutionary patent that will bring him fame and glory. However, a meeting with a clever con man and his accomplices changes the course of his life. David loses everything: girlfriend, home and work and to recover he will have to learn to play them at their own game. A story of multiple deceptions. And where nothing, probably, is as it seems.
Other Side of the Door, The (15)
Dir. Johannes Roberts, India/UK, 2016, 96 mins
Cast: Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto, Javier Botet
A family lives an idyllic existence abroad until a tragic accident takes the life of their young son. The inconsolable mother learns of an ancient ritual that will bring him back to say a final goodbye. She travels to an ancient temple, where a door serves as a mysterious portal between two worlds. But when she disobeys a sacred warning to never open that door, she upsets the balance between life and death.
Time out of Mind (15)
Dir. Oren Moverman, US, 2014, 120 mins
Cast: Richard Gere, Jena Malone, Steve Buscemi
George (Gere) is a desperate man. With faltering health and nowhere to turn, he finds himself thrust onto New York City’s unforgiving streets. After exhausting all other avenues of temporary housing, he seeks refuge at Bellevue Hospital, Manhattan’s largest intake centre for homeless men. It too proves a harsh and difficult-to-navigate environment, crowded as it is with similarly marginalized souls. But when George befriends a seasoned shelter-dweller named Dixon (Ben Vereen), he begins to harbour hope of repairing his relationship with his estranged daughter (Malone).
With a successful career spanning four decades, Time Out Of Mind sees Gere immerse himself in the role of George – navigating the bureaucratic troubles of shelters in New York City, providing additional insight into urban poverty, challenging our perception of the homeless and bringing compassion to a group of people who are often neglected by society.
Biography | Drama
Dir. James Vanderbilt, Australia/US, 2015, 121 mins
Cast: Cate Blanchett, Robert Redford, Dennis Quaid
The story of The Killian Documents controversy (a.k.a. “Rathergate”) in the days leading up to the 2004 presidential election. When veteran newscaster Dan Rather and CBS News head Mary Mapes choose to air a segment on 60 Minutes exposing how President Bush avoided being drafted to Vietnam through his father’s political advantages, the resulting fallout ultimately costs them their jobs and reputations.
Based on American journalist and television news producer Mary Mapes’ memoir Truth and Duty: The Press, the President and the Privilege of Power.
Divergent Series: Allegiant, The (12)
Dir. Robert Schwentke, US, 2016
Cast: Shailene Woodley, Zoë Kravitz, Miles Teller, Naomi Watts, Theo James
The third instalment of the blockbuster Divergent series franchise, Allegiant takes Tris (Woodley) and Four (James) into a new world, far more dangerous than ever before.
After the earth-shattering revelations of Insurgent, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known in order to find a peaceful solution for their embroiled city. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love.
Animation | Comedy | Drama
Dirs. Duke Johnson & Charlie Kaufman, US/UK, 2015, 90 mins
Cast: Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Thewlis, Tom Noonan
From the mind of Charlie Kaufman (Being John Malkovich, Adaptation, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind) comes Anomalisa, a tender, touching and achingly funny black comedy – filmed entirely in breath-taking stop motion animation.
Michael Stone, a husband, father and successful motivational speaker, is crippled by the mundanity of his life. On a business trip to a customer service convention in Cincinnati, he checks into his hotel and prepares to once more go through the motions. But this time a chance meeting with Lisa, an unassuming baked goods sales rep, throws the dullness into disarray and Michael feels he may have just met someone who can make a change…
Fifty Shades of Black (15)
Dir. Michael Tiddes, US, 2016, 92 mins
Cast: Marlon Wayans, Kali Hawk, Fred Willard, Mike Epps, Jane Seymour
Written and produced by, and starring Marlon Wayans (of Scary Movie fame), Fifty Shades of Black is a parody of the 2015 erotic romance film Fifty Shades of Grey.
Hannah (Hawk), an awkward student, goes to interview Christian Black at his Black Enterprises office building for her school newspaper. Despite the fact that he made his money through shady means (and a stint as a male stripper), she falls for him, but discovers he’s not looking for romance.
Here After, The (15)
Dir. Magnus von Horn, Sweden/France/Poland, 2015, 106 mins, subtitles
Cast: Sven Ahlström, Mats Blomgren, Stefan Cronwall
When John returns home to his father after serving time in prison, he is looking forward to starting his life afresh. However, in the local community, his crime is neither forgotten nor forgiven. John’s presence brings out the worst in everyone around him and a lynch-mob atmosphere slowly takes shape. Feeling abandoned by his former friends and the people he loves, John loses hope and the same aggressions that previously sent him toprisonstart building up again. Unable to leave the past behind, he decides to confront it.
Powerful art house drama focusing on whether it is possible to return to a small community after committing the worst crime of all. Also starring Swedish pop star Ulrik Munther in an impressive debut role.
Kung Fu Panda 3 (PG)
Animation | Action | Adventure
Dirs. Alessandro Carloni & Jennifer Yuh, China/US, 2016, 95 mins
Cast (Voices): Jack Black, Angelina Jolie, Dustin Hoffman, Bryan Cranston, J.K. Simmons, Seth Rogen, Lucy Liyu, Kate Hudson
Continuing his “legendary adventures of awesomeness”, Po must face two hugely epic, but different threats: one supernatural and the other a little closer to his home. When Po’s long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible-learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas!
Next To Her (15)
Dir. Asaf Korman, Israel, 2014, 90 mins, subtitles
Cast: Liron Ben-Shlush, Liat Goren, Varda Ben Hur, Dana Ivgy
Chelli (Ben-Shlush) has dedicated her life to helping her sister, Gabby (Ivgy), a 24-year-old girl with a severe mental disability. The pair live together in a dingy apartment, existing in an unhealthily symbiotic bubble where everything from toothbrushes to baths are shared.
After a social worker insists that Gabby is enrolled in a day care centre and forges new friendships and routines, Chelli feels abandoned and embarks on a romance with a colleague, Zohar. They fall in love and he moves in, slowly helping her to find a healthy distance from her sister. However, when it becomes apparent that Zohar and Gabby have their own special bond, Chelli’s possessive streak is triggered and the extent of her co-dependence is revealed.
Based on on Ben Shlush’s own experience of having a mentally disabled sister, is a stark, moving and naturalistic portrayal of how family ties can both bind and unravel us.
Ones Below, The (15)
Dir. David Farr, UK, 2015, 87 mins
Cast: Clemence Poesy, David Morrissey, Stephen Campbell Moore Kate (Poesy) and Justin (Campbell Moore) live in the upstairs flat of a London house. Thirty-something, successful and affluent, they are expecting their first baby. All appears well on the surface though Kate harbours deep-rooted fears about her fitness to be a mother and her ability to love her child. One day, another couple, Jon (Morrissey) and Theresa (Laura Birn), move in to the empty apartment below. They are also expecting a baby and, in stark contrast to Kate, Theresa is full of joy at the prospect of imminent motherhood. Pregnancy brings the women together in a blossoming friendship as Kate becomes entranced by Theresa’s unquestioning celebration of her family-to-be. Everything changes one night at a dinner party in Kate and Justin’s flat. Kate begins to sense that all is not as it seems with the couple below. Then a tragic accident throws the couples into a nightmare and a reign of psychological terror begins.
Witch, The (15)
Dir. Robert Eggers, Canada/US, 2015, 90 mins
Cast: Anya Taylor-Joy, Ralph Ineson, Kate Dickie
New England, 1630. Upon threat of banishment by the church, an English farmer leaves his colonial plantation, relocating his wife and five children to a remote plot of land on the edge of an ominous forest — within which lurks an unknown evil. Strange and unsettling things begin to happen almost immediately — animals turn malevolent, crops fail, and one child disappears as another becomes seemingly possessed by an evil spirit. With suspicion and paranoia mounting, family members accuse teenage daughter Thomasin of witchcraft, charges she adamantly denies. As circumstances grow more treacherous, each family member’s faith, loyalty and love become tested in shocking and unforgettable ways.
10 Cloverfield Lane (12)
Drama | Mystery | Sci-fi
Dir. Dan Trachtenberg, US, 2016
Cast: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr., Mat Vairo
After surviving a car accident, a young woman wakes up in an underground cellar, where most of the action takes place. She fears she has been abducted by a survivalist, who tells her he saved her life and that a worldwide chemical attack has left Earth’s surface uninhabitable. Uncertain what to believe, she decides she must escape, no matter what dangers she may face outside.
The film started as a script titled The Cellar, but during production under Bad Robot Productions, it evolved to become what producer J. J. Abrams describes as “a blood relative” of the 2008 film Cloverfield.
Boy, The (15)
Horror | Thriller
Dir. William Brent Bell, US, 2016
Cast: Lauren Cohan, Rupert Evans, Ben Robson
Greta is a young American woman who takes a job as a nanny in a remote English village, only to discover that the family’s 8-year-old is a life-sized doll that the parents care for just like a real boy, as a way to cope with the death of their actual son 20 years prior. After violating a list of strict rules, a series of disturbing and inexplicable events bring Greta’s worst nightmare to life, leading her to believe that the doll is actually alive.
Action | Drama | Sci-Fi
Dir. Ben Wheatley, US, 2015, 112 mins
Cast: Tom Hiddleston, Jeremy Irons, Sienna Miller
London, 1975. Robert Laing (Hiddleston) is a young doctor seduced by the lifestyle in a high-rise, an isolated community, cut off from the rest of society in their luxury tower block, and its creator, the architect Anthony Royal (Irons). Taking up residence on the twenty-fifth floor, Laing discovers a world of complex loyalties, and also strikes up a relationship with Royal’s devoted aide Charlotte (Miller). After Laing befriends Richard Wilder (Luke Evans), a documentary filmmaker relegated to the second floor who is determined to provoke the class injustices inherent in the high-rise, a dangerous social situation develops and the high-rise eventually fragments into violent tribes.
Kapoor and Sons (12A)
Comedy | Drama | Romance
Dir. Shakun Batra, India, 2016, in Hindi
Cast: Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Dutt, Sidharth Malhotra
Rahul and Arjun have returned back home to Coonoor to be with their grandfather in (what they think will be) his last few days. Rahul seems to have built a pretty good life for himself; a good looking man, doing very well professionally, living in a swanky apartment in London, and also planning to pursue architecture along with writing. Arjun is also an aspiring writer, living in New Jersey, struggling to make ends meet. These two brothers aren’t exactly the ‘inseparable’ brother duo we are used to seeing in our movies.
The brothers arrive in India to find that their little family isn’t as perfect as they had imagined. As the story unfolds, we realize that all the characters have had their fair share of mistakes and bad decisions. Are the brothers able to bring back normality to their house? Are they able to resolve their own issues? And Is the grandfather able to get the perfect ‘family photo’ he’s been striving for?
Dir. Xavier Giannoli, France/Czech Republic/Belgium, 2015, 129 mins, Subtitles
Cast: Catherine Frot, André Marcon, Michel Fau
1921: not far from Paris, a party is being held at the famous Marguerite Dumont’s mansion. Nobody knows much about the mysterious Marguerite except that she has devoted her whole life to her passion: music. As she takes centre stage, she sings enthusiastically but terribly out of tune.
When a provocative young journalist decides to write a rave article on her latest performance, Marguerite starts to believe even further in her talent. This gives her the courage she needs to follow her dream – to perform in front of a crowd of complete strangers.
Featuring a powerhouse performance from Catherine Frot, Marguerite is a touching and light-hearted feast for the ears. A runaway success in its native France, and featuring music from Mozart, Bach and Vivaldi, Marguerite will live in your heart long after the credits roll.
Norm of the North (U)
Animation | Adventure | Comedy
Dir. Trevor Wall, India/US, 2016, 90 mins
Cast (voices): Rob Schneider, Heather Graham, Ken Jeong, Bill Nighy, Colm Meaney
A polar bear of many words, Norm’s greatest gripe is simple: there is no room for tourists in the Arctic. But when a maniacal developer threatens to build luxury condos in his own backyard, Norm does what all normal polar bears would do…he heads to New York City to stop it. With a cast of ragtag lemmings at his side, Norm takes on the big apple, big business and a big identity crisis to save the day.
Pearl Button, The (12A)
Dir. Patricio Guzman, France/Rest of the World, 2015, 82 mins, subtitles
Cast (as themselves): Patricio Guzman (narrator), Raul Zurita
After the acclaimed Nostalgia for the Light (Nostalgia de la Luz, 2010), with its study of the desert, the stars, light and time, as well as the recent memory and remains of disappeared people in North Chile under Pinochet, Patricio Guzmán takes us on a journey into the water and ocean of Southern Chile.
The sea holds all the voices of the earth and those that come from outer space. Water receives impetus from the stars and transmits it to living creatures. Water, the longest border in Chile, also holds the secret of two mysterious buttons which were found on its ocean floor. Chile, with its 2,670 miles of coastline and the largest archipelago in the world, presents a supernatural landscape. In it are volcanoes, mountains and glaciers. In it are the voices of the Patagonian Indigenous people and their tragic history, the first English sailors and also those of its political prisoners. Some say that water has memory. This film gives it a voice. Using both archival images and gorgeous new footage, The Pearl Button (El botón de nácar) manages once again to convey different periods of history and geography in a gripping tale of our modern world.
Action | Adventure | Drama
Dir. Kevin Reynolds, US, 2016, 107 mins
Cast: Tom Felton, Joseph Fiennes, Cliff Curtis, Peter Firth, Maria Botto
the epic Biblical story of the Resurrection, as told through the eyes of a non-believer. Clavius (Fiennes), a powerful Roman Military Tribune, and his aide Lucius (Felton), are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumours of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in Jerusalem.
Rock the Kasbah (15)
Comedy | Music | War
Dir. Barry Levinson, US, 2015, 106mins
Cast: Bill Murray, Bruce Willis, Kate Hudson, Zooey Deschanel, Danny McBride, Scott Caan, Leem Lubany
A has-been rock manager from Van Nuys, California stumbles upon a once-in-a-lifetime voice in a remote Afghan cave in Rock the Kasbah, a dramatic comedy inspired by stranger-than-fiction, real-life events and directed by Oscar winner Barry Levinson.
Richie Lanz (Murray), dumped and stranded in war-torn Kabul by his last remaining client (Deschanel), discovers Salima Khan (Lubany), a Pashtun teenager with a beautiful voice and the courageous dream of becoming the first woman to compete on national television in Afghanistan’s version of “American Idol.” Richie partners with a savvy hooker (Hudson), a pair of hard-partying war profiteers (McBride and Caan) and a hair-trigger mercenary (Willis) and, braving dangerous cultural prejudices, manages his new protégée into becoming the “Afghan Star.”
Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (12)
Action | Adventure | Fantasy
Dir. Zack Snyder, US, 2016
Cast: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg
Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’ most revered, modern-day saviour, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.
Club, The (18)
Dir. Pablo Larraín, Chile, 2015, 98 mins, Subtitles
Cast: Roberto Farías, Antonia Zegers, Alfredo Castro, Alejandro Goic, Alejandro Sieveking
A group of priests of various ages lives together with Mónica, a nun, in a house on the Chilean coast. When they are not praying and atoning for their sins, they train their greyhound for the next race. What on earth has brought them here, practically to the end of the world, where a stiff breeze constantly blows?
When a new priest moves in, a man suddenly turns up at the door and starts making strong accusations about the newcomer. His voice grows louder and louder until a shot rings out. The priest has evaded the accusations by committing suicide.
The church sends an investigator, but does he really intend to uncover the truth or is he merely meant to ensure that the appearance of beautiful holiness is maintained?
Dir. Chaitanya Tamhane, India, 2014, 116 mins, subtitles
Cast: Usha Bane, Vivek Gomber, Pradeep Joshi, Geetanjali Kulkarni, Shirish Pawar, Vira Sathidar
A sewerage worker’s dead body is found inside a manhole in Mumbai. An ageing folk singer is tried in court on charges of abetment of suicide. He is accused of performing an inflammatory song which might have incited the worker to commit the act. As the trial unfolds, the personal lives of the lawyers and the judge involved in the case are observed outside the court.
Disorder (aka Maryland) (15)
Drama | Thriller
Dir. Alice Winocour, France/Belgium, 2015, 101 mins, Subtitles
Cast: Matthias Schoenaerts, Diane Kruger, Paul Hamy
Following a tour of duty, Special Services soldier Vincent (Schoenaerts) takes a job in security for a wealthy Lebanese businessman and his family.
During a lavish party one night, at their luxurious ‘Maryland’ villa, Vincent senses that something is amiss. When his employer is then urgently called away on business Vincent is left to ensure the safety of his wife Jessie (Kruger) and their child. Suffering from post-traumatic stress, Vincent battles his own paranoia whilst clinging to the certainty that Jessie and her family are in immediate danger, unleashing a hell-bent determination to protect them at all costs.
From French director Alice Winocour (Augustine) Disorder is a masterful thriller full of suspense that takes audiences on a cinematic and atmospheric ride through the mind of its flawed but heroic main character.
Dir. Scott Graham, UK, 2015
Cast: Tom Brooke, Michelle Duncan, Ben Gallagher
A young woman and her teenage son flee Glasgow seeking refuge from a violent crime. They travel overnight to her birthplace, the isle of Iona after which she is named, and attempt to live among the religious community she left behind. Iona’s return exposes her tormented son Bull to a way of life she rejected when she left the island as a teenager. As Bull seeks forgiveness for what he’s done and the fragile family she left behind try to cope with her return, Iona comes to terms with her loss of faith.
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (12)
Dir. Kirk Jones, US, 2016
Cast: Nia Vardalos, John Corbett, Lainie Kazan, Gia Carides, Joey Fatone, Elena Kampouris, Alex Wolff, Louis Mandylor, Bess Meisler, Bruce Gray
the long-awaited follow-up to the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time. Written by Academy Award® nominee Nia Vardalos, who stars alongside the entire returning cast of favorites, the film reveals a Portokalos family secret that will bring the beloved characters back together for an even bigger and Greeker wedding.
Speed Sisters, The (PG)
Documentary | Adventure | Drama
Dir. Amber Fares, Palestine/US/Rest of the World, 2015, 80 mins, subtitles
Cast (as themselves): The Speed Sisters
The Speed Sisters are the first all-woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-dominated Palestinian street car-racing scene. Weaving together their lives on and off the track, The Speed Sisters takes you on a surprising journey into the drive to go further and faster than anyone thought you could.
Welcome to Me (15)
Comedy | Drama
Dir. Shira Piven, US, 2014, 87 mins
Cast: Kristen Wiig, James Marsden, Linda Cardellini, Wes Bentley
The story of Alice, a woman who wins the mega-lottery and decides to spend all her money on a creating a talk show… A show that will reflect not only her larger-than-life personality and obsession with being famous, but also delves in to her troubled past, even if it means alienating her friends and family in the process.
Animation | Action | Adventure
Dirs. Byron Howard, Rich Moore & Jared Bush, US, 2016, 108 mins
Cast (Voices): Idris Elba, Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman
The modern mammal metropolis of Zootropolis is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighbourhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together—a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything. But when optimistic Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn’t so easy. Determined to prove herself, she jumps at the opportunity to crack a case, even if it means partnering with a fast-talking, scam-artist fox, Nick Wilde, to solve the mystery.
Eddie The Eagle (PG)
Drama | Sport
Dir. Dexter Fletcher, UK/US/Germany, 2016, 106 mins
Cast: Hugh Jackman, Taron Egerton, Christopher Walken
Inspired by true events, Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself – even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an improbable and historic showing at the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. From producers of Kingsman: The Secret Service, Eddie the Eagle stars Taron Egerton as Eddie, the loveable underdog with a never say die attitude.