Directro: Ridley Scott
Cast: Christian Bale, Joel Edgerton, Ben Kingsley
Genre: Action Adventure Drama
Country of origin: UK,USA, Spain 2014 142 mins.
Released by 20th CENTURY FOX
With a 200 million dollar budget, 21st century technology and an epic biblical tale of Moses (Christian Bale) who took on the might of the Egyptian empire, rose up against his brother, the embittered Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses (Joel Edgerton) and led 600,000 Hebrew slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt you expect a stunning spectacle.
Director: Peter Lindmark
Cast: Mads Mikkelsen, Alexander Skarsgard, Samuel Froler
Country of Origin: Sweden 2006
Language: Swedish, Danish, English with English subtitles 100 mins.
Thomas Skepphult has it all, he's made a fortune with the finance company, Nora, has a beautiful wife, Anna (Kristi Elinetorhaug) and daughter Ebbe (Johanna Dickson) and is near to securing a lucrative deal selling Nora's share in the IT company Cataegis when the stock is at its highest. Nothing can go wrong, or can it ?
Director: Hsiang Chienn
Cast: Shiang-Chyi Chen, Easton Dong, Ming-Hua Pai, An-Shun Yu, Chen-Ling Wen
Language: Mandarin with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Taiwan 2014 94 mins.
Released by Facet Film Distribution
'A sensitive, compelling and emotional portrait of a woman who finds a way to escape loneliness, Shiang-Chyi Chen gives a superb performance.'
Director: Joanna Hogg
Cast: Viv Albertine, Liam Gillick, Tom Huddleston, Harry Kershaw, Mary Roscoe, Christopher McWatters
Country of Origin: UK 2013 104 mins.
Premiered at the 2013 Locarno International Film Festival
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM WORLD
'Fascinating, intimate, intriguing - an engrossing portrait of relationships.'
Director: Alex Garland
Cast: Oscar Isaac, Donhnall Gleeson, Alicia Vikander
Genre: Drama Sci-Fi Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 2015 108 mins.
Released by UNIVERSAL PICTURES
'Frankenstein jumps a few generations into a sexy, sensual free-thinking android.'
Visually engaging, witty and stylish with a sensual touch, 'Ex-Machina' is a fascinating psychological thriller that promises a lot but judders slightly as it reaches to deliver the final punch.
Director: Richard Linklater
Cast: Blake Jenner, Tyler Hoechlin, Ryan Guzman
Country of Origin: USA 2015 117 mins.
Released by e One
After the critical success of 'Boyhood,' Richard Linklater's latest is a comedy about a group of college baseball players navigate their way through the freedoms and responsibilities of unsupervised adulthood.
Director: Alejandro Jodorowsky
Genre: Drama, Biography, Fantasy
Language: English, French, Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Chile, France, Japan, UK 2016 128 mins. (15)
Official Selection 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye
An exhausting, audacious, feast for the eyes - a surreal delight.
Director: Paul Verhoeven
Cast: Isabelle Huppert, Laurent Lafitte, Anne Consigny
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France-Germany 2016 130 mins. (18)
Released by Picturehouse Entertainment
Debate's a certainty with Paul Verhoeven's gripping, challenging and provocative adaptation of Philippe Dijan's novel 'Oh...' that treads into disturbing territory.
Dir: Andrey Zvyagintsev
Cast: Nadezhda Markina, Andrey Smirnov, Elena Lyadova, Alexei Rozin
Country of Origin: Russia
2011Un Certain Regard Special Jury Prize Cannes 2011 Language: Russian with English subtitles 109 mins.
' Elena is an outstanding, quietly disturbing, exquisitely filmed, brilliantly acted, precisely directed Hitchcock - Chabrol-like drama from the Russian director Andrey Zvyagintsev'.
Director: Bryn Higgins
Cast: Agyness Deyn, Lenora Crichlow, Christian Cooke
Country of Origin: UK 2014 96 mins.
Released by Soda Pictures
'Agyness Deyn gives a astonishing performance that's brave, compassionate and compelling.'
'Electricity' based on Ray Robinson's novel is a remarkable film. A journey to find her brother seen through the eyes of a young woman whose epilepsy brings terrifying hallucinations and flashbacks.
Director: Daniel Espinosa Cast: Joel Kinnaman, Matias Varela, Dragomir Mrsic Genre: Drama Country of Origin: Sweden 2010 Language: Swedish, Serbian, Spanish, German, English, Croatian with English subtitles 124 mins. Rating:****
'A drugland multilayed thriller that's action packed, gripping, frenetic and is edge of your seat viewing'.
Director: Robin Campillo
Cast: Olivier Rabourdin, Kirill Emelyanov, Danill Vorobyov
Language: English, French, Russian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 3013 128 mins.
Horizon Best Film Award 2013 Venice Film Festival.
Released by PECCADILLO PICTURES
'An unconventional love story that's a clever, gripping and stylish thriller'.