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BREATHE
UK 2017, 117mins, 7-9PG
Directed: Andy Serkis (Gollum in The Lord of the Rings trilogy and Caesar in The Planet of the Apes reboot)

Starring: Andrew Garfield,Claire Foy, Tom Hollander, Diana Rigg

With her love, he lived.
" Witty, big-hearted, and wildly expressive" (TIFF), the inspiring true love story between Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refused to give up in the face of devastating odds. When Robin is given a few months to live, Diana plots a daring escape from the hospital, as they strive for a full and passionate life together - raising their young son, travelling and devoting their lives to helping others. A heart-warming celebration of love and human possibility.
" The most inspiring movie of the year." Chicago Sun-Times
" Celebrates the triumph of the human spirit." Rolling Stone
" Heart-warming, heartbreaking." Empire

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THE SHAPE OF WATER
USA 2017, 123 mins, 16LNSV
Directed: Guillermo del Toro ( Pan's Labyrinth)
Starring: Sally Hawkins, Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins, Octavia Spencer

Movie of the Year - AFI Awards, USA 2017
Winner of 2 Golden Globe Awards (including Best Director and Best Original Score)
A Fairy Tale for Troubled Times.

From master story- teller, Guillermo del Toro, comes this other-worldly fairy tale, set against the backdrop of Cold War era America in the early sixties, about a lonely janitor who forms a unique relationship with an amphibious creature, that is being held in captivity at a top secret research facility.

Experience a connection beyond words!
" Del Toro's best film - sumptuously designed, thrillingly constructed, passionately romantic. It has the ability to shock, amuse and astonish, while also crafting the year's most tender and unlikely romance." The Guardian
" Absolutely wonderful." NY Times
" It's witty, smart, and brilliantly played." CineVue
" Strange marvels abound as the director delivers unforgettable film poetry thanks to the marvellous performances, the stunning production design, and Alexandre Desplat's award-winning score."TIFF

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BRAD’S STATUS (USA 2017, 102 mins, 13L)
Directed: Mike White
Starring: Ben Stiller, Luke Wilson. Michael Sheen, Jenna Fischer.
The success you've been searching for may be right next to you.
Brad (Stiller) has a steady job, a comfortable home, a loving wife and a talented son.
But he can’t stop comparing himself to his old college buddies, all of whom have been successful. Hilarious and poignant, this wise comedy never shies away from the absurdity of its protagonist’s complaints nor denies the depths of his existential crisis.
Plumbing the themes of dissatisfaction and obsessive envy, it speaks to our most uncomfortable feelings – and finds dignity in the unvarnished truth.
“Painfully funny and surprisingly moving.” Screen International
" Pure movie magic." Elle
" Wonderful, quirky film." User Review
" Shrewd, oddly moving midlife comedy." The Guardian
" Ben Stiller excels in a sad comedy." Financial Times

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BEATRIZ at DINNER
USA 2017, 83 mins, 13DLPV
Salma Hayek shines in this provocatively funny fish-out-of-water comedy.

Beatriz, an immigrant from a poor Mexican town, draws upon her innate kindness as a spiritual health practitioner. John Lithgow plays a rich and ruthless real-estate developer. When fate brings them together at a dinner party, it leads to a culture clash of wildly comic proportion - and a night that will change both their worlds forever.

“The brilliance here is the script and cast, both of which elevate a predictable set-up into an unforgettable theatrical gem.” Daily Review

“Screenwriter White and director Arteta have a magical way with light-touch verbal sparring, an art that's lost in today’s movies.” Time Out

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THE GREATEST SHOWMAN
USA 2017, 105 mins, 10-12PG PV
Nominated for 3 Golden Globes, and inspired by the imagination of P.T. Barnum,

Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams and Zac Efron star in an original Michael Gracey musical, that celebrates the birth of show business, and tells of a visionary, who rose from nothing, to create a spectacle that became a worldwide sensation.
“A joyously uplifting potpourii, visually resplendent, stylish choreography and solid gold magic, engineered to approximate the lavish spectacle movie musicals once offered.” Radio Times
“Jackman takes the title ‘The Greatest Show man’ to heart, and it's his drive that turns this biography into a great show.” Salt Lake Tribune
“A virtuoso Hugh Jackman as P.T. Barnum, spare-no-expense production values and a score by Oscar (La La Land) and Tony Award winners Pasek and Paul.” Rolling Stone
“A joy to watch.” The Sun (UK)

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WONDER WHEEL
USA 2017, 101mins, 13SL
Directed: Woody Allen
Starring: Kate Winslet, Jim Belushi, Juno Temple, Justin Timberlake.

Winner Actress of the Year ( Kate Winslet) at the Hollywood Film Awards, 2017

Shattered dreams, reckless love and betrayal, all under the bright lights of Coney Island in the 1950s, as four peoples' lives intertwine amid the hustle and bustle of the amusement park: Ginny, an emotionally volatile former actress now working as a waitress in a clam house; Humpty, Ginny's rough-hewn carousel operator husband; Mickey, a handsome young lifeguard who dreams of becoming a playwright; and Carolina, Humpty's long-estranged daughter, who is now hiding out from gangsters at her father's apartment.

" Earnest, stylish, deeply observant. " Minneapolis Star Tribune
" Kate Winslet in an absolutely astounding performance." Rolling Stone
" Sumptuous cinematography (by Vittorio Storaro) with powerful performances." User Review
" Honky-tonk nostalgia.....bittersweet....strikingly acted." Variety
" Winslet delivers her most powerful, emotionally resonant performance in more than a decade." Indiewire
" An entirely beautiful film." The Playlist

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BATTLE OF THE SEXES
UK/USA 2017, 122 mins, 10-12PGP
Directed: Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Starring: Emma Stone, Steve Carell, Andrea Riseborough.
Screenplay by Simon Beaufoy.
Nominated for 2 Golden Globes
He made a bet. She made history.
In the wake of the sexual revolution, and the rise of the women’s movement, a crowd-pleaser, with winning performances, from the acclaimed directors of Little Miss Sunshine!
The rousing, true story of the 1973 tennis match between world number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.
“Battle of the Sexes turns real-life events into a crowd-pleasing, well-acted dramedy that ably entertains while smartly serving up a volley of present-day parallels.” 84% Rotten Tomatoes
" Winning and gratifying." Hollywood Reporter
“Seductively enjoyable, smart and well-acted.” The Guardian


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MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
USA 2017, 114 mins,13V
Directed: Kenneth Branagh
Starring: Kenneth Branagh, Penelope Cruz, Willem Dafoe, Johnny Depp, Judi Dench, Michelle Pfeiffer, Daisey Ridley
Everyone is a suspect.
What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told.
From the celebrated novel by Agatha Christie, this new film adaptation tells of a murder and of thirteen strangers stranded on a train. Detective Hercule Poirot must race against time to solve the puzzle before the murderer strikes again.
" A clever tale well told, with colourful characters that are fun to watch." Hollywood Reporter
" An enjoyable journey with a stellar cast." Empire
" A handsomely furnished holiday movie." Indiewire

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