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Review: The Equalizer

Review: The Equalizer

Director: Antoine Fuqua Writer: Richard Wenk Starring: Denzel Washington, Chloe Grace Moretz, Marton Csokas, David Harbour, Johnny Skourtis, Melissa Leo, Bill Pullman Synopsis: Robert McCall (Washington) works by day as a home supply clerk, and by night he stays awake, reading and relaxing in a local diner. In the diner he befriends a young girl (Moretz) –...

UK Cinema Releases – 11th July 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 11th July 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? Boyhood (15) Cast: Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke, Ellar Coltrane, Lorelei Linklater Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater’s BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar...

UK Cinema Releases – 4th July 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 4th July 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? The 100-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out The Window And Disappeared (15) Cast: Robert Gustafsson, Iwar Wiklander, David Wiberg Based on the best-selling novel by Jonas Jonasson (5 million copies sold), the story follows explosives savant Allan Karlsson who, on his 100th birthday,...

EIFF Review: Cold in July

EIFF Review: Cold in July

Michael C. Hall stars in a throwback to 80s cinema inspired by the likes of  Walter Hill with his latest film, Cold in July – a thriller set in East Texas at the end of said decade. Jim Mickle (Stake Land; We Are What We Are) crafts a film that merges genres, as it goes through an evolutionary process of establishing drama and horror traits before...

UK Cinema Releases – 13th June 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 13th June 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? Oculus Two siblings haunted by a childhood tragedy learn that the source of their horror is a mysterious mirror with a dark history. Tim (Brenton Thwaites) and Kaylie (Karen Gillan) were merely teenagers when both of their parents were brutally butchered. Convicted of the...

UK Cinema Releases – 6th June 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 6th June 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? Cheap Thrills This film follows Craig, a struggling family man who loses his low-wage job and is threatened with eviction. In an effort to delay facing the music at home, he heads to a local bar and encounters an old friend. The two friends are roped into a round of drinks by a...

Review: The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet

Review: The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet

Synopsis: After designing the world’s first perpetual motion machine T.S. Spivet is selected for the prestigious Baird award. Unbeknownst to the selectee panel, however, their chosen prize-winner is only 12. Not wanting to bother his emotionally detached family but recognizing the significance of the award T.S. embarks on a lone trip across America to meet...

UK Cinema Releases – 23rd May 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 23rd May 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? X-Men: Days of Future Past The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-Men: Days of Future Past. The characters from the original X-Men film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from X-Men: First Class in an epic...

UK Cinema Releases – 16th May 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 16th May 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? Godzilla In Summer 2014, the world’s most revered monster is reborn as Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures unleash the epic action adventure “Godzilla.” From visionary new director Gareth Edwards (“Monsters”) comes a powerful story of human courage and...

UK Cinema Releases – 9th May 2014

UK Cinema Releases – 9th May 2014

Here are the new UK cinema releases for this week. What will you be watching? Frank Frank is a comedy about a young wannabe musician, Jon, who discovers he’s bitten off more than he can chew when he joins a band of eccentric pop musicians led by the mysterious and enigmatic Frank and his terrifying sidekick, Clara. Frank’s uniqueness lies in the fact...