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August 26

Our Ladies (15)

Our Ladies (15) Director: Michael Caton-Jones Runtime: 106 minutes Cast: Eve Austin, Tallulah Greive, Abigail Lawrie, Sally Messham, Rona Morison, Marli Siu, Stuart Martin, Jack Greenlees and Kate Dickie Synopsis: In 1990s Scotland, a group of Catholic school girls get an opportunity to go into Edinburgh for a choir competition, but they’re more interested in […]

August 25

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins (12A)

Snake Eyes: G.I. Joe Origins (12A) Director: Robert Schwentke Runtime: 121 minutes Cast: Henry Golding, Andrew Koji, Tahehiro Hira, Úrsula Corberó, Samara Weaving, Haruka Abe, Iko Uwais Synopsis: An ancient Japanese clan called the Arashikage welcomes tenacious loner Snake Eyes after he saves the life of their heir apparent. Upon arrival in Japan, the Arashikage […]

August 24

Minamata (15)

Minamata (15) Director: Andrew Levitas Runtime: 115 minutes Cast: Johnny Depp, Minami Hinase, Bill Nighy, Hiroyuki Sanada Synopsis: War photographer W. Eugene Smith travels back to Japan where he documents the devastating effect of mercury poisoning in coastal communities. URL: This searing drama from Andrew Levitas [Lullaby (2014)] details the campaigning work of pioneering US […]

August 11

The Courier (12A)

      The Courier (12A) Director: Dominic Cooke Runtime: 112 minutes Cast: Benedict Cumberbatch, Merab Ninidze, Rachel Brosnahan, Jessie Buckley, Angus Wright, Anton Lesser, Keir Hills Synopsis The Courier is a true-life spy thriller, the story of an unassuming British businessman Greville Wynne recruited into one of the greatest international conflicts in history. At […]

August 10

Zola (18)

Zola (18) Director: Janicza Bravo Runtime: 90 minutes Cast: Taylour Paige, Riley Keough, Nicholas Braun, Ari’el Stachel, Colman Domingo Synopsis: Zola, a Detroit waitress, is seduced into a weekend of stripping in Florida for some quick cash — but the trip becomes a sleepless 48-hour odyssey involving a nefarious friend, her pimp and her idiot […]

August 09

The Last Letter from Your Lover (12A)

The Last Letter from Your Lover (12A) Director: Augustine Frizzell Runtime: 1hr 50m Cast: Felicity Jones, Shailene Woodley, Callum Turner, Nabhaan Rizwan and Joe Alwyn Synopsis: After finding a trove of love letters from the 1960s, a journalist sets out to solve the mystery of a secret affair. URL:   Directed by Augustine Frizzell […]

August 07

Stillwater (15)

Stillwater (15) Director: Tom McCarthy Runtime: 138 minutes Cast: Matt Damon, Abigail Breslin, Camille Cottin, Lilou Siavaud, Deanna Dunagan,Idir Azougli Synopsis: An American oil-rig roughneck travels to Marseille, France, to visit his estranged daughter, in prison for a murder she claims she didn’t commit. Confronted with language barriers, cultural differences and a complicated legal system, […]

July 30

Limbo (12A)

Limbo (12A) Director: Ben Sharrock Runtime: 104 minutes Cast: Amir El-Masry, Vikash Bhai, Sidse Babett Knudsen, Ola Orebiyi, Kwabena Ansah Synopsis: An offbeat observation of the refugee experience. On a fictional remote Scottish island, a group of new arrivals await the results of their asylum claims. Among them is Omar, a young Syrian musician burdened […]

July 30

The Suicide Squad (15)

The Suicide Squad (15) Director: James Gunn Runtime: 132 minutes   Cast: Margot Robbie, Idris Elba, John Cena, Joel Kinnaman, Jai Courtney, Peter Capaldi, David Dastmalchian, Daniela Melchior, Michael Rooker, Alice Braga, Pete Davidson, Joaquín Cosio, Juan Diego Botto, Storm Reid, Nathan Fillion, Steve Agee, Sean Gunn, Mayling Ng, Flula Borg, Jennifer Holland, Tinashe Kajese, […]

July 30

Jungle Cruise (12A)

Jungle Cruise (12A) Director: Jaume Collet-Serra Runtime: 127 minutes Cast: Dwayne Johnson, Emily Blunt, Edgar Ramirez, Jack Whitehall, Jesse Plemons, Paul Giamatti, Veronica Falcón Synopsis: Inspired by the famous Disneyland theme park ride, Disney’s JUNGLE CRUISE is an adventure-filled Amazon-jungle expedition. Dr. Lily Houghton enlists the aid of wisecracking skipper Frank Wolff to take her […]

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