Cast:Tom Hardy, Kenneth Branagh, Cillian Murphy, Fionn Whitehead, Mark Rylance, Tom Glynn-Carney
Genre: War, Drama, Action, Adventure, Drama
Language: English, French, German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: USA-UK-France-Netherlands 2017 120 mins. (12A)
Released by Warner Bros.
Director: Bobby Farrell & Peter Farrell
Cast: Jim Carrey, Jeff Daniels, Rob Riggle, Kathleen Turner, Rachel Melvin
Country of origin: USA 2014 109 mins.
Released by 20th CENTURY FOX
'Dumb and Dumber To', a succession of visual gags drags the toilet on a road trip to nowhere in a comedic time warp that's had its day.
Director: Leo McCarey
Cast: Groucho Marx, Harpo Marx, Chico Marx, Zeppo Marx, Margartet Dumont, Carrie Daumery, Charles Middleton, Dale Van Sickel
Country of Origin: USA 1933 68 mins.
Released by UNIVERSAL PICTURES
'Hilarious and absolutely mad, 'Duck Soup' is a Marx Brothers' classic and probably their funniest film'.
Director: Andres Dursan
Cast: Tom Goodman, Dylan Llewellyn, Jason Durv
Country of Origin: UK 2014 97 mins.
Released by APROPOS/MIRACLE
Frank Clayton (Jason Durr) left his wife Rachel (Orla O'Rourke) and teenage son Sam (Dylan Llewellyn) ten years ago for the bachelor life - work, booze, women and socialising with his misogynist boss Bill (Nick Moran).
A plot line that could have led to laughs. It didn't. Lame, laboured and not even a snigger.
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Tom Waits, John Lurie, Roberto Benigni
Genre: Comedy Crime Drama
Country of Origin: USA 1986 107 mins.
Released by SODA PICTURES
'A classic American indie movie, terrific performances, very funny - 107 minutes of dream good cinema.'
When pimp Jack (John Lurie) and DJ Zack (Tom Waits), two of New Orleans coolest guys share the same prison cell they can only hurl insults at one another until fun loving Roberto Benigni joins them and shares his plan of escape with them.
Director: John Goldschmidt
Cast: Jonathan Pryce, Pauline Collins, Jerome Holder
Country of Origin: UK 2016 94 mins. (15)
Released by Vertigo Releasing
Jonathan Pryce (Pirates of the Caribbean, Game of Thrones) and Pauline Collins (Shirley Valentine) star in this hilarious new comedy that shows you don't have to be baked to make some Dough!
Directed by Phyllida Lloyd, one of Donmar Warehouse’s trail-blazing, critically acclaimed Shakespeare Trilogy plays Julius Caesar will be in UK cinemas this summer, and receive its World Premiere at the Edinburgh International Film Festival on 25th June. The film is nominated for two awards at the festival; The Michael Powell Award for Best British Feature Film and Harriet Walter for Best Performance in a British Feature Film.
Director: Fede Alvarez
Cast: Jane Levy, Dylan Minnett, Daniel Zovatto, Stephen Lang
Genre: Horror Crime Drama
Country of Origin: USA 2016 mins.
Released by Sony Pictures Releasing
A group of friends break into the house of a wealthy blind man, thinking they'll get away with the perfect heist. They're wrong. Sony Pictures Releasing.
Director: Paul Schrader
Cast: Nicolas Cage, William Dafoe, Paul Schrader
Genre: Dram, Crime Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 2016 93 mins.
Released by Signature Entertainment
Paul Shrader's anarchic, audacious, nastier the better, in-your-face ultra-violent 'Dog Eat Dog' throws PC out of the window.
Adapted from ex-con Ed Bunker's cult novel, 'Dog Eat Dog' is a crazy off-your-head, garish, plot muddled, tacky, hell, there's no rules, top-shelf, comic strip mess.
Director: Quentin Tarantino
Cast: Jamie Foxx, Christopher Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio. Samuel L. Jackson
Country of Origin USA 2012
Language: English 165 mins.
'The opening sequence introducing Django (Jamie Foxx),the manacled black slave to Dr. King Schultz, a German dentist bounty hunter gives him his first taste of freedom and sets the tone for this five star single character's journey through a surreal ballet of violence to a hand clapping wow ending'.
Director: Alice Winocour
Cast: Matthias Schoenaerts, Diuane Kruger
Genre: Drama Thriller
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, Belgium
Released by Soda Pictures
Following a tour of duty, Special Services soldier Vincent (Schoenaerts) takes a job in security for a wealthy Lebanese businessman and his family.
Director: Zeresenay Mehari
cast: Trzita Hagare, Meron Getnet, Moges Yohannes, Brook Sheferaw
Language: Amharic with English subtitles
Country of Origin: USA, Ethiopia 2013 99 mins.
Released by SODA PICTURES
'A quietly compelling and powerful story'.
'Difret', meaning 'courage' or 'to dare' in Amharic, is based on a true story and shows that an aggressive patriachy engenders inhospitable conditions for Ethiopian women particularly in the rural countryside and their struggle for equal rights is truly courageous.
Director: David Bowers
Cast: Alicia Silverstone, Tom Everett Scott, Charlie Wright, Jason Ian Drucker
Country of Origin: USA 2017 90 mins. (U)
Released by 20th Century Fox
In 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul', based on the record-breaking book series, a family road trip to attend Meemaw’s 90th birthday party goes hilariously off course thanks to Greg’s newest scheme to (finally!) become famous.
Director: Jacques Audiard
Cast: Antonythasan Jesuthasan, Kalieaswari Srinivasan, Claudine Vinasithamby
Langauge: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 2015 110 mins.
Winner Palme D'Or 2015 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by StudioCanal
From acclaimed director Jacques Audiard (A Prophet, Rust and Bone) comes the powerful story of Dheepan, a Sri Lankan Tamil warrior who is forced to flee to France to escape the civil war, posing as a family with a woman and young girl he has never previously met.
Director: Pierre Coffin, Kyle Balda
Cast: Steve Carell, Kristen Wiig, Trey Parker, Miranda Cosgrove, Dana Galer, Nev Scharrel, Steve Coogan, Jenny Slate, Julie Andrews
Genre: Animation Action Adventure
Country of Origin: USA 2017 (U)
Released by Universal Pictures
Illumination, who brought audiences Despicable Me and the biggest animated hits of 2013 and 2015, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, continues the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions in Despicable Me 3.
Director: Andrew Steggall
Cast: Juliet Stevenson, Alex Lawther
Language: English & French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: UK, France 2015 109 mins
Released by Peccadillo Pictures
Juliet Stevenson (Truly Madly Deeply, Bend It Like Beckham, The Village) and Alex Lawther (The Imitation Game, X&Y) star in this new British drama about a mother and son – both of whom are coming of age in their own ways.
Directed By: Mick Jackson
Cast: Rachel Weisz, Tom Wilkinson, Tim Spall, Andrew Scott
Genre: Drama, History
Country of Origin: USA 2016 110 mins. (12A)
Released by e One
Historian Deborah E. Lipstadt's (Rachel Weisz) lecture based on her 1993 book 'Denying the Holocaust' at Emory University in Atlanta is interrupted by historian and Holocaust denier David Irving (Timothy Spall) hoping to goad her into a debate. Arrogantly he offers one thousand dollars if anyone can show that the Nazis killed Jews in Auschwitz.
Director: Christian Gudegast
Cast: Gerard Butler, 50 Percent, O'Shea Jackson Jr, Pablo Schreiber, Evan Jones
Genre: Action, Crime Drama
Country of Origin: USA 2018 mins. (15)
Released by STX International
'Den of Thieves,' a gritty Los Angeles crime drama follows the intersecting and personally connected lives of an elite unit of the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deptartment and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a daring heist on the Federal Reserve Bank of downtown Los Angeles.
Director: Scott Derrick
cast: Eric Bana, Edger Ramirez, Olivia Mann
Genre: Horror Crime Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 2014 118 mins.
Released by SONY PICTURES
New York cop Ralph Sarchie (Eric Bana) begins investigating a series of disturbing and inexplicable crimes that suggest demonic possession and realises that he needs the help of Father Mendoza (Edgar Ramírez), a priest familiar with the rituals of exorcism. A horror movie that doesn't give horror beyond the expected set pieces and an exorcism.
Director: Niels Arden Oplev Cast: Colin Farrell, Noomi Rapace, Dominic Cooper Genre: Crime Drama Country of Origin USA 2013 Language: English Rating:***
'A New York based revenge thriller which makes great use of such a great city backdrop for some terrific bursts of action'.
Victor (Colin Farrell) is an enforcer for Alphonse (Terence Howard) the smartly attired, slick hair styled, sleezy, cruel mob boss who's receiving anonymous notes and cut pieces from a photograph. He's annoyed, in fact he's manic. It's really got him. Alphonse always needs to be in control.
Director: Matt Reeves
Cast: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman, Keri Russell, Toby Kebbell, Kodi Smith-McPhee, Enrique Murciano, Kirk Acevedo
Genre: Action Sci-Fi Drama
Country of Origin: USA 2014 130 mins.
Released by 20th CENTURY FOX
'Thrilling, intelligent, action packed, interesting, entertaining and visually spectacular.'
Director: Clio Barnard
Cast: Ruth Wilson, Mark Stanley, Esma Creed-Miles, Joe Dempsie, Sean Bean
Country of origin: UK 2017 89 mins.
Released by Arrow Films
A bitter dispute between a brother and sister over the tenancy of their family farm, a once beautiful small holding on the Yorkshire moors, unearths traumatic memories that have lain dormant for years
Director: Peter Mackie Burns
Cast: Emily Beecham, Geral;dine Jones, Tom Vaughan-Lawlor, Nathaniel Martello-White
Country of Origin: UK 2017 90 mins. (15)
Released by Altitude
Peter Mackie Burns' debut feature is a witty, perceptive character study of a middle class, 30 something, single woman with a fragile grasp on her own life.
Director: Dan Fogelman
Cast: Al Pacino, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Christopher Plummer, Bobby Cannavale
Genre: Comedy, drama
Country of Origin: USA 2015 106 mins.
Inspired by a true story, Al Pacino stars as 'Danny Collins', an ageing rock star who can’t give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40-year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, Danny decides to change course and embarks on a heartfelt journey to rediscover his family and himself.
Director: Hilla Medalia
Cast: Pierre Du Laine, Yvonne Marceau, Alaa Bubali
Language: English, Hebrew & Arabic with English subtitles
Country of Origin: USA
Released by SIRENIC FILMS
'Emotional, tender and relevant'. Jewish and Palestinian children overcome hatred through ballroom dancing'.