Theatrical releases

Tom of Finland

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Tom of Finland review film poster

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.

Pawn Sacrifice

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Director: Edward Zwick
Cast: Tobey Maguire, Liev Schreiber, Peter Sarsgaard, Lily Rabe, Michael Stuhlbarg
Genre: Drama, Biography
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA-Canada 2016 116 mins. (12A)
Released by e One

Overdrive

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Director: Antonio Negret
Cast: Ana de Armas, Scott Eastwood, Gaia Weiss
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: France-USA 2017 96 mins. (12A)
Released by Entertainment Distributors

Annabelle:Creation

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Annabelle:Creation review film poster

Director: David Sandberg
Cast:Miranda Otto, Stephanie Sigman, Talitha Bateman, Anthony LaPaglia, Samuel Mullins, Grace Fulton
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 109 mins. (15)
Released by Warner Bros.

In Annabelle: Creation, several years after the tragic death of their little girl, a doll maker and his wife welcome a nun and several girls from a shuttered orphanage into their home. They soon become the target of the doll maker’s possessed creation, Annabelle. Warner Bros.

The Nut Job 2:Nutty By Nature

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The Nut Job 2:Nutty By Nature review film poster

Director: Carl Brunker
Cast: Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl, Maya Rudolph, Jackie Chan, Isabela Moner, Peter Stormare, Bobby Carnavale
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2917 95 mins. (U)
Released by Warner Bros.

When the evil mayor of Oakton decides to tear down Liberty Park and build an amusement park in its place, Surly, Buddy, Andie and the rest of the animals are suddenly homeless! Surly tries to fight back, but realizes it’s not going to be easy.

Land of Mine

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Land of Mine review film poster

Director: Martin Zandvliet
Cast: Roland Møller, Louis Hofmann, Mikkel Boe Følsgaard, Joel Basman, Laura Bro
Genre: Drama
Language: Danish and German with English subtitles
Country of Origin: Denmark-Germany 2015 110 mins (15)
Released by Thunderbird Releasing

Cardboard Gangsters

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Cardboard Gangsters review film poster

Director: Mark O'Connor
Cast: Corey McKinley, Damien Dempsey, Fionn Walton, Jimmy Smallhorne, John Connors, Kierston Wareing
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: Ireland 2016 90 mins. (18)
Released by Wildcard Distribution

Mark O'Connor's hit the bull's eye with a raw, gritty, powerful and realistic tale of would-be gangsters.

Maudie

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Director: Aisling Walsh
Cast: Sally Hawkins, Ethan Hawke
Genre: Drama
Language: English
Country of Origin: USA 2017 115 mins. (12A)
Released by Sony Pictures

'Maudie' is one of those indie films that won't get blanket screening coverage, but if you're lucky enough to catch it, it'll live with you and Sally Hawkins is a wow.

The Ghoul

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The Ghoul review film poster

Director: Gareth Tunley
Cast: Alice Lowe, Tom Meeten, Rufus Jones, Geoffrey McGivern
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2016 85 mins. (15)
Released by Arrow Films

A detective goes undercover as a patient to investigate a psychotherapist he believes is linked to a strange double murder. As his therapy sessions continue the line between fantasy and reality begins to blur…
A dark psychological thriller about murder, madness, maths and magic. Official Selection BFI London Film Festival 2016

Williams

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Director: Morgan Matthews
Cast: Frank Williams, Claire Williams, Nigel Mansel
Genre: Documentary
Language: English
Country of Origin: UK 2017 109 mins. (15)
Released by Curzon Artificial Eye