Archive - September 2015

Catch Me Daddy

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Director: Daniel & Matthew Wolfe
Cast: Sameena Jabeen Ahmed, Connor McCarron, Gary Lewis, Anwar Hussain, Wasim Zakir
Genre: Thriller
Language: English & Punjabi with English subtitles
Country of Origin: UK 2014 112 mins.
Director's Fortnight 2014 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by STUDIO CANAL

'Compelling, powerful, gripping, captivating cinema'.

L'Eclisse

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Director: Michelangelo Antonioni
Cast: Monica Vitti, Alain Delon, Francisco Rabel
Genre: Drama
Language: Italian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Italy, France 1962 122 mins.
Winner Special Jury Prize 1962 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by StudioCanal

Captive

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Director: Jerry Jameson
Cast: David Oyelowo, Kate Mara, Leonor Varela
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 97 mins.
Released by Paramount Pictures

Directed by veteran filmmaker Jerry Jameson, “CAPTIVE” is based on the book “Unlikely Angel” by Ashley Smith with Stacy Mattingly. The film’s screenplay is by Brian Bird.

Life

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Director: Anton Corbijn
Cast: Robert Pattinson, Dane De Haan, Joe Edgerton, Ben Kingsley
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Canada, Germany, Australia, USA 2015 111 mins.
Released by e One

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.

Narcopolis

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Director: Justin Tregarne
Cast: Elliot Cowan, Jonathan Pryce, Jodie Yung
Genre: Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2014 96 mins.
Released by Altitude Films

Justin Tregarne's directorial debut looks good and carries some interesting ideas that will please sci-fi fans but it's somewhat drawn out and the low budget doesn't help as it tries for the sci-fi thriller wow button.

Solace

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Director: Afonso Poyart
Cast: Anthony Hopkins, Colin Farrell, Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2015 mins.
Released by Entertainment Film Distributors

'Solace' tells the story of a veteran FBI detective (Dean Morgan) and his younger ambitious partner (Abbie Cornish) who enlist the help of the reclusive, retired civilian analyst, Dr. Clancy (Anthony Hopkins) to help solve a series of bizarre murders.

Tangerines

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Director: Zaza Urushadze
Cast: Lembit Ulfsak, Mikheil Meskhi, Giorgi Nakhashidze, Elmo Nuganeu, Raivo Trass
Genre: Drama
Language: Estonian, Georgian, Russian with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Estonia, Georgia 2013 121 mins.
Released by Axion Films

Bill

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Director: Richard Bracewell
Cast: Matthew Baynton, Simon Farnaby, Martha Hoew-Douglas
Genre:Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2015 94 mins
Released by Vertigo Films