Archive - August 2017

Dark Night

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Director: Tim Sutton
Cast: Eddie Cacciola, Anna Rpse Hopkins, Robert Jumper
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2016 85 mins. (15)
Winner Lanterna Magica Award 2016 Venice Film Festival
Released by Thunderbird Releasing

The Hitman's Bodyguard

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Director: Patrick Hughes
Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek, Gary Oldman
Genre: Action Adventure
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 118 mins. (15)
Released by Lionsgate

The hoped for quick fire, great one-liners, comedy-action buddy movie has a tired, seen-it-all-before feel and isn't funny.

The Dark Tower

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Director: Nikolaj Arcel
Cast: Idris Elba, Matthew McConaughey, Tom Taylor, Claudia Kim, Fran Kranz, Abbey Lee and Jackie Earle Haley
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 95 mins. (12A)
Released by Sony Pictures

Everything, Everything

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Director: Stella Meghie
Cast: Amandla Stenberg, Nick Robinson, Anika Noni Rose
Genre: Romance, Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 96 mins. (12A)
Released by Warner Bros.

The romantic drama Everything, Everything, directed by Stella Meghie is based on the bestselling book of the same name by Nicola Yoon.

The Sense Of An Ending

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Director: Ritesh Batra
Cast: Jim Broadbent, Charlotte Rampling, Harriet Walter, Emily Mortimer, Michelle Dockery, Billy Howle, Freya Mavor, Joe Alywn
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 108 mins. (15)
Released by StudioCanal

A Ghost Story

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Director: David Lavery
Cast: Ben Affleck, Rooney Mara
Genre: Drama, Romance, Fantasy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 87 mins. (12A)
Released by Picturehouse Entertainment

Atomic Blond

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Director: David Leitch
Cast: Charlize Theron, James McAvoy, John Goodman, Til Schweiger, Eddie Marsan, Sofia Boutella, and Toby Jones
Genre: Action Adventure
Language: English, German, Russian, Swedish with English subtitles
Country of Origin: USA 2017 115 mins. (15)
Released by Universal Pictures

Tom of Finland

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Director: Dome Karakoski
Cast: Jakob Oftebro, Werner Daehn, Pekka Strong, Lauri Tilkanen, Niklas Hogner
Genre Biography, Drtama
Language: English, Finnish, German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Finland-Sweden-Denmark-Germany-USA @017 116 mins. (18)
Released by Peccadillo Pictures

Dome Karakoski's biopic of the legendary Finnish gay erotic artist and activist Touko Laaksonen (Pekka Strang) places his drawings centre stage but fails to give it a political context.