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Month: November 2016

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A United Kingdom

Starring: David Oyelowo, Rosamund Pike, Jack Davenport Director: Amma Asante Running Time: 111 mins Synopsis: In the 1940s the king in waiting of Botswana Prince Seretse (Oyelowo) meets and falls in love with Ruth (Pike), a white typist, whilst being educated in London. Shocking the world when they elope, causing friction between his people, her family and a UK government […]

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Moana

Starring (Voices): Dwayne Johnson, Auli’i Cravalho, Alan Tudyk Directors: John Musker, Ron Clements Running Time: 113 mins Synopsis: Adventurous teenager Moana sets out on a journey in search of an […]

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Bad Santa 2

Starring: Billy Bob Thornton, Kathy Bates, Christina Hendricks Director: Mark Waters Running Time: 92 mins Synopsis: Washed up and drinking himself into oblivion, Willie Sokes (Thornton) decides to end it all one Christmas, but just as he tries his former partner Marcus (Tony Cox) re-emerges offering the chance of one final safe cracking job. The operation, however, is being led […]

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Allied

Starring: Brad Pitt, Marion Cotillard, Jared Harris Director: Robert Zemeckis Running Time: 124 mins Synopsis: In 1942 Casablanca, American spy Max Vatan (Pitt) joins up with Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Cotillard) to assassinate a prolific Nazi general. Pretending to be husband and wife gives way to real romance, but on their return to London to start a family, it appears […]

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Scorsese returns with Silence!!

A story that had taken him 30 years to get to the screen, not to mention 15 months in post production, it felt very much like we would never see Scorsese’s tale of 13th Century Jesuit priests searching Feudal Japan for a fellow priest. Rumours abound of 4 hr cuts and director perfectionism gone to extremes but today we finally […]

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them

Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler Director: David Yates Running Time: 133 mins Synopsis: In 1926 New York City, a young magizoologist by the name of Newt Scamander (Redmayne) arrives with a case full of magical creatures. After a suitcase mix up some of his creatures are unleashed causing mayhem for him and the American Magical society, which coincidentally […]

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American Pastoral

Starring: Ewan McGregor, Jennifer Connelly, Dakota Fanning Director: Ewan McGregor Running Time: 108 mins Synopsis: Seymour ‘Swede’ Levov (McGregor) is a once well renowned high school athlete, now a successful businessman married to a former beauty queen (Connelly). As they attempt to raise their daughter (Fanning) it becomes evident that she is becoming increasingly troubled. After a shocking moment of […]

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I, Daniel Blake

Starring: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires, Natalie Ann Jamieson Director: Ken Loach Running Time: 100 mins Synopsis: After being told not to work due to a heart attack, carpenter Daniel Blake (Johns) attempts to find financial support from the welfare state but finds repeated bureaucratic barriers. He meets a struggling single mother (Squires) and together they face the true flaws of our […]

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Nocturnal Animals

Starring: Amy Adams, Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Shannon Director: Tom Ford Running Time: 117 mins Synopsis: LA art gallery owner Susan (Adams) lives a highly successful life amidst the glitz and glamour of the rich, but she feels empty. One day her ex-husband Tony (Gyllenhaal) sends her the manuscript of his new book, which tells of a brutal revenge story set […]

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The Light between Oceans

Starring: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz Director: Derek Cianfrance Running Time: 133 mins Synopsis: After fighting in WWI Tom (Fassbender) takes up a solitary position as a lighthouse keeper off the coast of Australia, with only his wife Isabel (Vikander) for company. Desperate for a child, they suffer a series of miscarriages. But when a baby washes ashore it […]