Justice League

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Director: Zack Snyder
Cast: Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Henry Cavill, Jason Mamoa, Ezra Miller
Genre: Action Adventure, Fantasy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 170 mins. (15)
Released by Warner Bros.

Just Jim

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Director: Craig Roberts
Cast: Craig Roberts, Emile Hirsch, Nia Roberts, Aneirin Hughes, Richard Harrington
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 84 mins.
Released by Soda Pictures

Craig Robert's directorial feature debut about a misfit teenager stuck in a small Welsh town is quirky and has it's moments but remains a low key comedy.

Jurassic World

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Director: Colin Trevorrow
Cast: Chris Pratt, Bryce dallas Howard, Irrfan Khan, B.D.Wong, Judy Nick Robinson, Ty Simpkins
Genre: Action Adventure Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of origin: USA 2015 mins.
Released by 20th Century Fox

Jupiter's Moon

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Director: Kornel Mundruczo
Cast: Merob Ninidze, Zasombor Jeger, Gyorgy Cserhalmi
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Language: Hungarian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Hungary-Germany 2017 123 mins. (12A)
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye

Jupiter Ascending

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Director: Andy Wachowski & Lana Wachowski
Cast: Mila Kunis, Channing Tatum, Eddie Redmayne, Sean Bean
Genre: Action Adventure Sci-fi Fantasy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 125 mins.
Released by WARNER BROS

'An operatic intergalactic fantasy that doesn't quite make Jupiter'.

It's presumed that 21st century filmic technology, fashion and visuals make a great film. They don't. 'Jupiter Ascending' has stunning visuals and great costume design but there's no Matrix magic.

Julieta

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Director: Pedro Almodovar
Cast: Emma Suarez, Adriana Ugarte, Daniel Grao, Inma Cuerta
Genre: Drama
Language: Spanish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Spain 2016 99 mins.
Released by Pathe/20th Century Fox

Based on 3 short stories 'Chance,' Soon' and 'Silence' by Alice Munro, which follow the same character 'Julieta' is a melodrama of motherhood, loss, suppressed emotions and guilt drenched memories.

Jules and Jim (Jules et Jim)

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Director: Francois Truffaut
cast: Jeanne Moreau, Oskar Werner, Henri Serre
Genre: Drama Romance
Language: French, German, English with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France 1962 105 mins.
Rating: ****
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM RELEASING

' A classic of all time - magnificent.'

Joy

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Director:David O. Russell
Cast:Jennifer Lawrence, Robert De Niro, Edgar Ramirez, Diane Ladd, Virginia Madsen, Isabella Rossellini, Elisabeth Röhm, Dascha Polanco, Bradley Cooper
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 mins.
Released by 20th Century Fox

Journeyman

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Director: Paddy Considine
Cast: Paddy Considine, Jodie Whittaker, Tony Pitts
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 92 mins. (15)
Released by StudioCanal

Journey's End

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Director: Saul Dibb
Cast: Asa Butterfield, Paul Bettany, Sam Claflin, Tom Sturridge, Toby Jones
Genre: War Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 107 mins. (12A)
Released by Lionsgate

John Wick: Chapter 2

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Director: Chad Stahelski
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Riccardo Scamarcio, Laurence Fishburne, Ruby Rose, Bridget Moynahan, Lance Reddick, Franco Nero, John Leguizamo, Ian McShane
Genre: Action Crime Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 101 mins. (15)
Released by Warner Bros

John Wick

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Director: Chad Stahelski
Cast: Keanu Reeves, Michael Nyqvist, Alfie Allen
Genre: Action Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA, Canada, China 2014 101 mins.
Released by Warner Bros

'Empty shell cases litter the streets of New York in a relentless tongue-in-cheek, stylish and surreal ballet of violence.'

Joe

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Director: David Gordon Green
Cast: Nicolas Cage, Tye Sheridan, Gary Poulter
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2013 117 mins.
Official Selection 2013 Venice and Toronto International Film Festivals
Rating: ****
Released by ARTIFICIAL EYE/CURZON FILM RELEASING

'Powerful, riveting, bleak, brutal and emotional - Nicolas Cage and Tye Sheridan excel.'

Jiro Dreams of Sushi

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Director : David Gelb
Editor : Brandon Driscoll-Luttringer
Music : David Glass
Genre: Documentary
Country of Origin : USA 2011 81 mins.
Rating ****

'The dining table offers conversation, laughter, debate, occasionally meeting long lost friends, making new ones and of course tasting good food and wine - it draws us together. A common bond. Jiro Ono, the Japanese sushi master puts a different slant on things'.

Jimmy's Hall

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Director: Ken Loach
Cast: Barry Ward, Simone Kirby, Andrew Scott, Jim Norton, Brian F. O'Byrne
Genre: Drama, History
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK, Ireland, France 2014 109 mins.
In competition Cannes 2014 International Film Festival
Rating: ***
Released by eONE

Jimi: All Is by My Side

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Director:John Ridley
Cast: Andre Benjamin, Hayley Atwell, Imogen Poots, Andrew Buckley, Ruth Negga, Tom Dunlea, Oliver Bennett
Genre: Music Docudrama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2013 mins.
Released by CURZON FILM RELEASING

'A year in Jimi Hendrix's life before rock fame.'

Unable to secure the rights of Jimi Hendrix's original songs or recordings John Ridley has come up with an entertaining glimpse of a year in Jimi Hendrix's life from 1966-67.

Jigsaw

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Director: Michael Spierig, Peter Spierig
Cast: Lara Vandervoort, Tobin Bell, Callum Keith Rennie
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA-Canada 2017 91 mins. (18)
Released by Lionsgate

A mysterious madman rounds up a group of victims to play sadistic games of life and death. Police soon find evidence that links the crimes to the infamous Jigsaw killer, who died 10 years earlier.

Jersey Boys

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Director: Clint Eastwood
Cast: Christopher Walken, Francesca Eastwood, Freya Tingley, John Lloyd Young, Nick Massi, Tommy de Vito, Eric Bergen
Genre: Musical Biography, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2014 134 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by WARNER BROS.

Jealousy (La Jalousie)

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Director: Philippe Garrel
cast: Louis Garrel, Anna Mouglalis, Rebecca Convenant
Genre: Drama
Language: French with English subtitles
Country of Origin: France, 2013 77 mins.
Rating: ***
Released by STUDIOCANAL

'The breakup of a relationship - surprisingly accessible, intimate, naturalistic and beautifully shot in black and white.'

Jawbone

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Director: Thomas Nappa
Cast: Ray Winstone, Ian McShane, Johnny Harris
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Boxing
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 91 mins (15)
Released by Vertigo Releasing

Jauja

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Director: Lisandro Alonso
Cast: Viggo Mortensen, Diego Roman, Ghita Norby
Genre: Western Drama
Language: Spanish & Danish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Argentina, Denmark 2014 109 mins.
Released by Soda Pictures

'Tantalising, ambitious, original and wonderfully absurd.'

Jason Bourne

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Director: Paul Greengrass
Cast: Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Julie Stiles, Vincent Cassel, Tommy Lee Jones
Genre: Action Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 123 mins.
Released by Universal Pictures

Jason Bourne's back in a fast, frenetic, physical, mayhem filled, edge-of-the-seat 123 minutes, Matt Damon-Paul Greengrass summer thriller.

Jane Got A Gun

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Director: Gavin O'Connor
Cast: Natalie Portman, Joel Edgerton, Ewan McGregor
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 98 mins.
Released by Lionsgate

After her outlaw husband returns home shot with eight bullets and barely alive, Jane reluctantly reaches out to an ex-lover who she hasn't seen in over ten years to help her defend her farm when the time comes that her husband's gang eventually tracks him down to finish the job.

Jackpot (Arme Riddere)

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Director : Magnus Martens
Cast : Kyree Hellum, Mads Ousdal, Henrik Mestad
Genre : Comedy
Country of Origin : Norway 2011
Language : Norwegian and Swedish with English subtitles 90mins.
Rating : ***

'An outrageously violent black comedy take on dishonour among thieves influenced by Tarantino and the Coen Brothers'.

Jackie

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Director: Pablo Larraine
Cast: Natalie Portman, Peter Sarsgaard, Greta Gerwig, John Hurt, Bill Crudip
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Chile-France-USA 2016 99 mins. (15)
Released by e One

Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy (Natalie Portman), America's First Lady, trend setter, fashion icon, a mother, her pink Chanel suit spattered with blood as she cradles her husband's lifeless body in the back of the limousine. Dallas, 22nd November 1963, the assassination of John Fitzgerald Kennedy (Caspar Phillipson), the 35th American President.

Jack Reacher

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Director: Christopher McQuarrie
Cast: Tom Cruise, Rosamund Pike, Richard Jenkins, David Oyelowo, Werner Herzog, Robert Duval
Country of Origin: USA 2012
Language: English
Genre: Action Crime Thriller 130 mins.
Rating: **

'Unintentionally ludicrous and despite the action sequences, dull'.