Archive - April 2017
Director: Warren Beatty
Cast: Alec Baldwin, Warren Beatty, Annette Bening, Haley Bennett, Candice Bergen, Matthew Broderick, Dabney Coleman, Lily Collins, Steve Coogan, Alden Ehrenreich, Taissa Farmiga, Ed Harris, Megan Hilty, Oliver Platt and Martin Sheen
Country of Origin: USA 2016 126 mins. (12A)
Released by 20th Century Fox
Director: Greg McLean
Cast: Adra Arjona, Tony Goldwyn, Michael Rooker
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country of Origin: USA 2016 88 mins. (18)
Released by Vertigo Releasing
80 Americans are locked in their high-rise office in Bogata, Colombia and ordered by a voice on the intercom system to participate in a game of kill or be killed. A deadly game begins.
Director: Park Chan-wook
Cast: Kim Min-hee, Kim Tae-ri, Ha Jung-woo:
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Language: Korean with English subtitles
Country of Origin: South Korea 2016 145 mins. (18)
Official Competition 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Inspired by Welsh writer Sarah Water's novel 'Fingersmith' and transposed from Victorian England to 1930s Korea under Japanese colonial rule, Park Chan-wook (Oldboy, Stoker) teases with an indulgent, idiosyncratic, erotic revenge thriller that's never quite what it seems.
Director: F. Gary Gray
Cast: Vin Diesel, Dwayne Johnson, Jason Statham, Michelle Rodriguez, Scott Eastwood
Genre: Crime Thriller
Country of Origin: USA-Japan-France-Canada 2017 138 mins. (12A)
Released by Universal Pictures
On the heels of 2015’s Fast & Furious 7, one of the fastest movies to reach $1 billion worldwide in box-office history and the sixth-biggest global title of all time, comes the newest chapter in one of the most popular and enduring motion-picture serials of all time: Fast & Furious 8.
Director: Jim Jarmusch
Cast: Adam Driver, Golschifteh
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country of Origin: USA 2016 113 mins. (15)
Official Selection Competition 2016 Cannes International Film Festival
Released by Soda Pictures
A Jim Jarmusch cinematic triumph that charms, delights, captivates and drops into my 'should see, must see' box.