In Cinemas November 2015

Anarchistes, Les (Anarchists, The) (TBC)

Drama

Dir. Elie Wajeman, France, 2015, 101 mins, subtitles

Cast: Tahar Rahim, Adèle Exarchopoulos, Swann Arlaud

Paris 1899. Corporal Jean Albertini, an orphan of humble origins, is chosen to infiltrate a band of anarchists. For him, it’s a chance to move up the ranks. But forced to compromise without respite, Jean is increasingly divided. On one hand, he delivers incriminating intelligence reports to his superior, Gaspard. On the other, he feels himself developing genuine feelings for the anarchists.

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Brief Encounter (R/I)

Drama | Romance

Dir. David Lean, UK, 1945, 86 mins, B/W

Cast: Celia Johnson, Trevor Howard, Stanley Holloway

70th anniversary reissue. The quintessential British romance, Brief Encounter takes its place as one of the key titles in the BFI’s LOVE season (October – December) and will screen alongside charming archival short, A Kiss in the Tunnel (1899) as part of this release.

A fleeting affair that turned into a timeless romance, Brief Encounter is a landmark of British cinema and one of the screen’s greatest love stories. Sensitive direction, perfect performances and an iconic score transform its simple story of two happily married strangers thrown together by chance and torn apart by obligation into a heartbreaking exploration of the power of love.

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Brooklyn (12)

Drama | Romance

Dir. John Crowley, Ireland/UK/Canada, 2015, 111 mins

Cast: Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Michael Zegen,Emory Cohen, Mary O’Driscoll, Julie Walters

The profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother’s home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and she must choose between two countries and the lives that exist within.

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Burnt (12)

Comedy | Drama

Dir. John Wells, US, 2015,

Cast: Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Uma Thurman, Emma Thompson, Daniel Brühl

Chef Adam Jones (Bradley Cooper) had it all – and lost it. A two-star Michelin rockstar with the bad habits to match, the former enfant terrible of the Paris restaurant scene did everything different every time out, and only ever cared about the thrill of creating explosions of taste. To land his own kitchen and that third elusive Michelin star though, he’ll need the best of the best on his side, including the beautiful Helene (Sienna Miller). BURNT is a remarkably funny and emotional story about the love of food, the love between two people, and the power of second chances.

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Closer We Get, The (PG)

Documentary

Dir. Karen Guthrie, UK/Ethipia 2015, 91 mins

Cast (as themselves): Karen Guthrie, Ian Guthrie, Ann Guthrie

Karen’s mother Ann suffers a devastating stroke that brings her daughter back home when she least expects it. But Karen isn’t the only one who returns to help care for Ann in the crisis: Her prodigal father, the unfathomable but endearing Ian – separated from Ann for years – also reappears. Armed with her camera, Karen seizes this last chance to confront the family story before it’s too late, to come to terms with the aftermath of the secret her father had tried – and failed – to keep from them all, and to find that Ann’s stroke has in fact thrown them all a life raft.

With candour, warmth and much unexpected humour, Karen’s role as family confidante, busybody, therapist and spy brings to her audience both a compelling story and a unique portrait of contemporary family survival.

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Green Day - Heart Like a Hand Grenade (15)

Documentary | Music

Dir. John Roecker, US, 2015, 120 mins

Cast (as themselves): Billie Joe Armstrong, Tre Cool, Mike Dirnt, Mike Pelino, Jason White

Stroll down that boulevard of broken dreams, be awoken post-September, and hear all the American idiocy your ears can handle. More than a decade after the release of American Idiot, Green Day presents their explosive rock doc time capsule Heart Like a Hand Grenade. See the raw footage of the songwriting, recording, and emotional risks and triumphs that culminated in this Grammy Award-winning punk rock opera.

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He Named Me Malala (PG)

Documentary

Dir. Davis Guggenheim, US, 2015, 87 mins

Cast (as themselves):  Malala Yousafzai, Ziauddin Yousafzai, Mobin Khan

An intimate portrait of Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Malala Yousafzai, who was targeted by the Taliban and severely wounded by a gunshot when returning home on her school bus in Pakistan’s Swat Valley. The then 15-year-old (she turns 18 this July) was singled out, along with her father, for advocating for girls’ education, and the attack on her sparked an outcry from supporters around the world. She miraculously survived and is now a leading campaigner for girls’ education globally as co-founder of the Malala Fund.

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Kill Your Friends (18)

Comedy | Crime | Thriller

Dir. Owen Harris, UK, 2015, 100 mins

Cast: Nicholas Hoult, Ed Skrein, Rosanna Arquette, James Corden, Craig Roberts, Georgia King

When the road to success is littered with losers and even your closest colleagues are desperate for you to fail, what would you do to make it to the top?

London, 1997; the British Music Industry is on a winning streak. Britpop bands Blur, Oasis, The Verve rule the airwaves and Cool Britannia is in full swing.

27-year-old A&R man Steven Stelfox is slashing and burning his way through the music business, a world where ‘no one knows anything’ and where careers are made and broken by chance and the fickle tastes of the general public. Fuelled by greed, ambition and inhuman quantities of drugs, Stelfox lives the dream, as he searches for his next hit record.

But as the hits dry up and the industry begins to change, Stelfox takes the concept of “killer tunes” to a murderous new level in a desperate attempt to salvage his career.

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Microbe et Gasoil (15)

Comedy

Dir. Michel Gondry, France, 2015, 103 mins, subtitles

Cast: Ange Dargent, Théophile Baquet, Diane Besnier, Audrey Tautou

The wild adventures of two teenagers who are somewhat marginalised: the tiny “Microbe” and the inventive “Gasoil”. As the summer holidays get ever nearer, the two friends have no intention of spending the two months with their families. So with the help of a lawnmower engine and various planks of wood, they decide to build their own “car” and set off on an adventurous road trip around France…

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Runner, The (15)

Drama

Dir. Austin Stark, US, 2015, 90 mins

Cast: Nicolas Cage, Sarah Paulson, Peter Fonda, Connie Nielsen, Bryan Batt, Wendell Pierce

In the aftermath of the 2010 BP oil spill, an idealistic but flawed politician (NICOLAS CAGE) is forced to confront his dysfunctional life after his career is destroyed in a sex scandal.

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Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse (15)

Comedy | Horror

Dir. Christopher Landon, US, 2015, 93 mins

Cast: Patrick Schwarzenegger, Halston Sage, Cloris Leachman

Three scouts and lifelong friends join forces with one badass cocktail waitress to become the world’s most unlikely team of heroes. When their peaceful town is ravaged by a zombie invasion, they’ll fight for the badge of a lifetime and put their scouting skills to the test to save mankind from the undead.

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Sweet Escape, The (Comme un Avion) (15)

Comedy | Drama

Dir. Bruno Podalydes, France, 2015, 105 mins, subtitles

Cast: Bruno Podalydès, Sandrine Kiberlain, Agnès Jaoui,Vimala Pons

Middle-aged graphic design company manager Michel loves planes. Day and night – in the shower, at work, riding his scooter – he dreams of life as an airborne explorer. Then one day a photograph stops him dead in his tracks. Kayaks – they could almost be planes, planes without wings. Seized by a sudden crazy impulse, Michel orders the whole package online: canoe, paddles… everything he needs for an expedition. His wife Rachelle encourages him to set out alone on his escapade. So what if he’s never rowed a boat in his life? Adventure is adventure! His big trip on the water turns out to be full of surprises and unexpected encounters: Laetitia, the owner of a riverside bar, her crazy employees, the young waitress Mila – after a night in their company, Michel finds it very hard to leave… After Park Benches and Granny’s Funeral, Bruno Podalydès returns with a pastoral adventure sparkling with good humor and lighthearted charm.

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Une Famille a Louer (12A)

Comedy | Romance

Dir. Jean-Pierre Ameris, France/Belgium, 2015, 97 mins, subtitles

Cast: Benoît Poelvoorde, Virginie Efira, François Morel

Paul-André has many prized possessions: a sumptuous mansion, the hottest car in town, a butler at his service. However, he is extremely lonely and lacking something essential in his life. This disillusioned businessman decides to “test out” family life, like he would a new restaurant in town. He goes on to make a crazy proposition to Violette, a single mother of two, filled with life but struggling to make ends meet: in exchange for contractually renting out her family and living with them for 3 months, Paul-André will pay off all her debts. He will finally be able to test out the true joy of family life… for better or worse!

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A Christmas Star (U)

Drama | Family

Dir. Richard Elson, UK, 2015, 92 mins

Cast: Rob James-Collier, Suranne Jones, Bronagh Waugh, Pierce Brosnan

Born in dramatic circumstances under the Christmas Star, Noelle believes she has the gift to perform strange miracles. When conniving developer McKerrod threatens her peaceful life she teams up with a misfit gang to save the village from demolition. However, one by one her friends lose faith in Noelle’s abilities and she is left to fight McKerrod on her own. It all hinges on a final showdown in Belfast’s historic Stormont building as Noelle implores politicians, her friends and the watching world to believe in the true meaning of Christmas… love.

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Angels Vs Bullies (12A)

Drama

Dir. Chris Turner, UK, 2015, 81 mins

Cast: Alex Barham, Eleanor Corcoran, Harry Goodwins

In a school, a failing school specialising in music, Gabriel, gang-leader and graffiti artist who breaks into the school building after dark, begins to see ghosts. At first he only sees one ghost – a beautiful young teenager who was a victim of bullying. Soon though, others appear. Only the bewildered Gabriel can see them.

He begins to encounter the ghost girl with disturbing frequency. She warns him that Lucy, the talented but fragile singer of the school rock band, Spray Can Angels, is being bullied and is soon destined to join the ranks of the ghosts 

Unless Gabriel can prevent it…

With the arrival of the school inspectors, and everything hanging on the school concert at a nearby night spot, the pace is ratcheted up. “Angels vs Bullies” races towards a tense and moving double climax – to save Lucy and the school.

The film’s themes will resonate universally with young people and adults alike.

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Closer to the Moon (TBC)

Comedy | Drama

Dir. Nae Caranfil, Romania/Rest of the World, 2014, 112 mins

Cast: Vera Farmiga, Mark Strong, Harry Lloyd

Bucharest 1959. A spectacular Bank heist has the country in an uproar. In post-war Communist Romania it is an unimaginable slap in the face to the iron fisted authorities. Four men and a woman are arrested, tried, convicted and while waiting for their execution… are forced to star in a propaganda film about the crime. All five protagonists were heroes of the resistance during the Second World War and highly placed members of Romanian society. They clearly knew they would be caught and executed.

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Fathers and Daughters (15)

Drama

Dir. Gabriele Muccino, US/Italy, 2015,

Cast: Amanda Seyfried, Aaron Paul, Diane Kruger

A Pulitzer-winning writer grapples with being a widower and father after a mental breakdown, while, 27 years later, his grown daughter struggles to forge connections of her own.

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Fear of 13, The (TBC)

Documentary

Dir. David Sington, US, 2015, 95 mins

Cast: TBA

A Death Row inmate petitions the court asking to be executed. As he goes on to tell his story,  it gradually becomes clear that nothing is quite what it seems. The Fear of 13 is a stylistically daring experiment in storytelling that is part confessional and part performance, Nick, the sole protagonist, tells a tale with all the twists and turns of classic crime drama. A final shocking twist casts everything in a new light.

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Hallow, The (15)

Horror

Dir. Corin Hardy, UK, 2015, 97 mins

Cast: Joseph Mawle, Bojana Novakovic, Michael McElhatton

A family who move into a remote milllhouse in Ireland find themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.

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Lady in the Van, The (12)

Biography | Drama

Dir. Nicholas Hytner, UK, 2015, 104 mins

Cast: Maggie Smith, Dominic Cooper, James Corden, Jim Broadbent, Frances de la Tour, Roger Allam

Maggie Smith recreates one of her most celebrated roles – the singular Miss Shepherd – in TriStar’s The Lady in the Van, Alan Bennett’s big-screen comedic adaptation of his own iconic memoir and honored stage play. Bennett’s story is based on the true story of Miss Shepherd, a woman of uncertain origins who “temporarily” parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and proceeded to live there for 15 years. What begins as a begrudged favor becomes a relationship that will change both their lives. Filmed on the street and in the house where Bennett and Miss Shepherd lived all those years, acclaimed director Nicholas Hytner reunites with Bennett (The Madness of King George, The History Boys) to bring this touching, poignant, and life-affirming story to the screen. Trailer     Official Site

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Prem Ratan Dhan Payo (TBC)

Bollywood | Drama | Romance

Dir. Sooraj R. Barjatya, India, 2015, 171 mins, in Hindi

Cast: Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Anupam Kher, Neil Nitin Mukesh

A king, who is loved by his subjects, wants to lead a normal life away from all the responsibilities and his kingdom, while his step brother plans to steal the throne from him. But things are changed when the king finds out the common man who looks exactly like him and they change their identities with each other temporarily.

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Steve Jobs (TBC)

Biography

Dir. Danny Boyle, US, 2015, 122 mins

Cast: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen

Working from Walter Isaacson’s best-selling biography, the film takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution to create a revealing portrait of the man at its epicentre. Spanning a period of 14 years between 1984 and 1998 the story is built around three seminal product launches — of the Macintosh in 1984, the NeXT ‘Cube’ in 1988 and the iMac in 1998 — and it uses this innovative structure to create a cross-hatched portrait of Jobs’ life and to tell the story of the new mass-market technologies that have revolutionised how we communicate with one another.

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Tangerine (TBC)

Comedy | Drama

Dir. Sean Baker, US, 2015, 88 mins

Cast: Kitana Kiki Rodriguez, Mya Taylor, Karren Karagulian

It’s Christmas Eve in Tinseltown and Sin-Dee (Rodriguez) is back on the block. Upon hearing that her pimp boyfriend (James Ransone) hasn’t been faithful during the 28 days she was locked up, the working girl and her best friend, Alexandra (Taylor), embark on a mission to get to the bottom of the scandalous rumor. Their rip-roaring odyssey leads them through various subcultures of Los Angeles, including an Armenian family dealing with their own repercussions of infidelity.

A decidedly modern Christmas tale told on the streets of L.A., Tangerine defies expectation at every turn.

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Tell Spring Not To Come This Year (TBC)

Documentary | War

Dirs. Saeed Taji Farouky & Michael McEvoy, UK/Afghanistan, 2015, 83 mins, subtitles

Cast: TBC

Following one unit of the Afghan National Army (ANA) over the course of their first year of deployment in Helmand without NATO support. It is an intimate film about the human side of combat, told from a largely unheard and misrepresented perspective, that explores the deep personal motivations, desires and struggles of a band of fighting men on the front line. Without a NATO soldier in sight, and no narrative but their own, this is the war in Afghanistan, through the eyes of the Afghans who live it.

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Thoongaavanam (TBC)

Action | Thriller | Bollywood

Dir. Rajesh M. Silva, India, 2015, 128 mins, in Tamil

Cast: Kamal Haasan, Prakash Raj, Trisha Krishnan

A police detective with a connection to the criminal underground finds his secret life exposed when he and his partner are caught stealing cocaine from a powerful drug lord, a move that puts his son’s life in danger.

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Warriors (12)

Documentary

Dir. Barney Douglas, UK, 2015,

Cast: N/A

Under the shadow of Mount Kenya, a tribe of Maasai fear for their future. With cultural traditions such as Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) being performed on girls as young as six, and with HIV/Aids a constant dark shadow, the community “must change or perish.” That change is coming in the form of young Maasai Warriors who’ve remarkably formed a cricket team. They relate the sport to old hunting techniques – the ball is their spear, the bat is their shield – and now they have found confidence and a voice through the game. They want equal rights and education for girls, an end to FGM, and a change of attitude to HIV/Aids. 

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Dressmaker, The (TBC)

Drama

Dir. Jocelyn Moorhouse, Australia, 2015, 118 mins

Cast: Kate Winslet, Liam Hemsworth, Hugo Weaving

Bittersweet comedy, set in the 1950s, about a glamorous young woman who returns, after many years in Europe, to her small home town in rural Australia in order to right some wrongs from the past. When Tilly (Kate Winslet) comes home, she not only reconciles with her ailing mother Molly (Judy Davis) but, with her sewing machine, and haute couture style, she transforms the women of the town in such a way that she gets sweet revenge on those who did her wrong. She also falls unexpectedly in love, which leads to her greatest loss and her most destructive deed. Based on the best-selling novel by Rosalie Ham.

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Gueros (TBC)

Comedy | World

Dir. Alonso Ruiz Palacios, Mexico, 2014, 106 mins, subtitles

Cast: Tenoch Huerta, Sebastián Aguirre, Ilse Salas

Güeros is a road movie in which the travellers barely manage to leave town. A coming of age comedy which pays homage to the French new wave. Tomas is too much for his lone mother so she sends him to live with his older brother Federico, aka Sombra, who is studying in Mexico City. Tomás has brought a cassette along with him; the tape is part of his father’s legacy and contains the music of Epigmenio Cruz. They say his songs moved Bob Dylan to tears, and that he could have saved Mexico’s rock music scene from ruin. When they learn that their idol is in hospital fading fast and alone, they set off in their rusty heap of a car to pay their last respects to this one-time rock star.

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Love (18)

Drama | Romance

Dir. Gaspar Noe, France/Belgium, 2015, 135 mins, in English

Cast: Aomi Muyock, Karl Glusman, Klara Kristin

The film is a sexual melodrama about a boy, a girl and another girl. It’s a love story, which celebrates sex in a joyous way.

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Momentum (15)

Action | Thriller

Dir. Stephen S. Campanelli, South Africa/US, 2015, 96 mins

Cast: Olga Kurylenko, Morgan Freeman, James Purefoy

Alex, a mysterious thief, is pulled in by her former partner for one last heist. She quickly finds it was never just about the diamonds. A brutal murder sparks a cat and mouse chase between Alex and a master assassin. Now she must uncover the lies behind the heist and discover the secrets behind the men who have made her a target.

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Mr Calzaghe (15)

Documentary | Sport

Dir. Vaughan Sivell, UK, 2015,

Cast (as themselves): Joe Calzaghe, Enzo Calzaghe, Matthew Rhys, Michael J Fox, Ioan Gruffudd, Mike Tyson

The extraordinary life and career of Welsh-Italian Boxer, Joe Calzaghe, and his father and trainer, Enzo. The film charts Joe’s life from impoverished beginnings in industrial Wales and a child-hood of gruelling training and horrendous bullying, to Joe and Enzo taking on the vicious world of Boxing, beating the best fighters that America could throw at them and getting out with their lives, relationship and fortune in tact. Mr.Calzaghe  is a real life Rocky tale of incredible sporting challenges and triumphs and an emotional study of a unique father and son team.

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Perfect Guy, The (15)

Drama | Thriller

Dir. David M. Rosenthal, US, 2015, 100 mins

Cast: Sanaa Lathan, Michael Ealy, Morris Chestnut

After a painful breakup, successful lobbyist Leah Vaughn (Sanaa Lathan) jumps into a passionate relationship with a charming stranger (Michael Ealy). When her ex-boyfriend (Morris Chestnut) resurfaces in her life she has to figure out who she should trust and who she should fear.

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Star*Men (PG)

Documentary | Biography | Comedy | History

Dir. Alison E. Rose, Canada/US/UK, 2015, 90 mins

Cast (as themselves): Alison E. Rose (narrator), Roger Griffin, Donald Lynden-Bell CBE, FRS, Nick Woolf, Wallace L. Sargent FRS

Four exceptional astronomers celebrate 50 years of work and friendship on a return road trip in the southwestern United States, recapturing youthful adventures and recounting each other’s influences on the most exciting period in astronomy’s history.

Roger the instrument-maker, Donald the theoretician, Nick the visionary, and Wal the observer: together they represent the most productive period astronomy has ever had. They helped build the world’s biggest observatories and made revolutionary discoveries about the evolving universe, discoveries that have the power to change the way humanity sees itself.

In old age and facing death, their journey through memory and the breathtaking landscape provokes them to reflect on how their profound work on the universe has reflected back on the individual, affecting their sense of religious faith, how life may have purpose, and what is knowable and unknowable.

Filmed in California, Arizona, New Mexico and Utah, the film features POV narration, and draws a character-driven, intimate portrait of friendship as the men travel from the century-old telescope on Mt. Wilson through a progression of larger and more powerful observatories. They pause at the Grand Canyon, and re-take a hike that nearly defeated them when they were young.

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Steve McQueen: The Man & Le Mans (15)

Documentary 

Dirs. Gabriel Clarke & John McKenna, US/UK, 2015, 102 mins

Cast (as themselves): Steve McQueen, Chad McQueen, John Sturges

The story of obsession, betrayal and ultimate vindication. It is the story of how one of the most volatile, charismatic stars of his generation, who seemingly lost so much he held dear in the pursuit of his dream, nevertheless followed it to the end.

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True Romance (R/I) (18)

Crime | Drama | Thriller

Dir. Tony Scott, US/France, 1993, 120 mins

Cast: Christian Slater, Patricia Arquette, Dennis Hopper, Gary Oldman, Brad Pitt, Christopher Walken

Two lovers are thrust into a dangerous game of high-stakes negotiations and high-speed adventure. The pair come into unexpected possession of a suitcase of mob contraband. Fleeing to Los Angeles, they hope to sell the goods and begin a new life together. But both sides of the law have other ideas…

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Carol (TBC)

Drama | Romance

Dir. Todd Haynes, UK/US, 2015, 118 mins

Cast: Rooney Mara, Cate Blanchett, Sarah Paulson

A young woman in her 20s, Therese Belivet (Rooney Mara) is a clerk working in a Manhattan department store and dreaming of a more fulfilling life when she meets Carol (Cate Blanchett), an alluring woman trapped in a loveless, convenient marriage.  As an immediate connection sparks between them, the innocence of their first encounter dims and their connection deepens.

While Carol breaks free from the confines of marriage, her husband (Kyle Chandler) threatens her competence as a mother when Carol’s involvement with Therese and close relationship with her best friend Abby (Sarah Paulson) comes to light.  As Carol leaves the comfort of home to travel with Therese, an internal journey of self-discovery coincides with her new sense of space.

Based on Patricia Highsmith’s seminal novel, The Price of Salt.

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Dr Zhivago (R/I)

Drama | Romance | War

Dir. David Lean, US/UK, 1965, 200 mins

Cast: Julie Christie, Omar Sharif, Tom Courtenay, Alec Guinness

An epic romance set against the backdrop of the Russian Revolution, David Lean’s Doctor Zhivago is one of cinema’s great love stories.

In Moscow on the eve of the First World War, medical student Yuri Zhivago (Sharif) meets the beautiful Lara (Christie), setting in train a fateful romance that turns their lives upside down. Featuring excellent supporting performances by Alec Guinness, Rod Steiger, Geraldine Chaplin and Tom Courtenay (45 Years), Doctor Zhivago portrays at its heart an intensely human and passionate relationship, challenged by the monumental politics of tradition and war.

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Good Dinosaur, The (TBC)

Animation | Adventure | Comedy

Dir. Peter Sohn, US, 2015

Cast (voices): Raymond Ochoa, Jeffrey Wright, Steve Zahn

What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? In this epic journey into the world of dinosaurs, an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape, Arlo learns the power of confronting his fears and discovers what he is truly capable of.

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My Skinny Sister (15)

Drama | World

Dir. Sanna Lenken, Sweden/Germany, 2015, 95 mins, subtitles

Cast: Rebecka Josephson, Amy Deasismont, Henrik Norlén

Just as Stella enters the exciting world of adolescence she discovers that her big sister and role model Katja is hiding an eating disorder. The disease slowly tears the family apart. A story about jealousy, love and betrayal told with warmth, depth and laughter.

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Tamasha (TBC)

Bollywood | Comedy | Drama

Dir. Imtiaz Ali, India, 1015, in Hindi

Cast: Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor, Javed Sheikh

The journey of someone who has lost his edge in trying to behave according to socially acceptable conventions of the society, with the central theme of abrasion and loss of self that happens in an attempt to fit in.

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Unbranded (TBC)

Documentary

Dir. Phillip Baribeau, US, 2015, 105 mins

Cast (as themselves): Jonny Fitzsimons, Thomas Glover, Ben Masters

Four friends embark on a sublime, life-changing adventure. They are to travel on wild mustangs across the American West, from the Mexican to Canadian border through the majestic Grand Canyon, Yellowstone and Glacier National Park.

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