Film

Spotlight – Tom McCarthy

 Posted by at 9:42 PM
May 242016
 
Tom McCarthy - Spotlight artwork Spotlight
Tom McCarthy
Genre: Drama
Price: £13.99
Rental Price: £3.49
Release Date: 29 January 2016

Academy Award Winner for Best Picture SPOTLIGHT tells the riveting true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper’s tenacious “Spotlight” team of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston’s religious, legal, and government establishment, touching off a wave of revelations around the world. Directed by Academy Award®-nominee*** Tom McCarthy, SPOTLIGHT is a tense investigative thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest crime stories in modern times.

© © 2015 Spotlight Film, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
 
Dan Mazer - Dirty Grandpa: Extended Edition, Longer and Dirtier artwork Dirty Grandpa: Extended Edition, Longer and Dirtier
Dan Mazer
Genre: Comedy
Price: £11.99
Rental Price: £3.49
Release Date: 22 January 2016

Robert De Niro and Zac Efron get down and dirtier in this unrated version of the raunchy comedy about a wild road trip shared by an uptight guy and his foul-mouthed granddad.

© © Dirty Grandpa 2016 DG Licensing, LLC. All Rights Reserved. Artwork & Supplementary Materials 2016 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.
May 232016
 
The Revenant - Alejandro González Iñárritu

Leonardo DiCaprio stars in this visceral, epic adventure inspired by true events from writer-director Alejandro G. Iñárritu. While on a hunting expedition in the uncharted American wilderness, Hugh Glass (DiCaprio) is attacked by a bear and left for dead. Despite unimaginable grief and betrayal by his confidant (Tom Hardy), Glass must navigate a vicious winter in a relentless pursuit to live.

Ride Along 2 – Tim Story

 Posted by at 8:52 PM
May 182016
 
Ride Along 2 - Tim Story

Kevin Hart and Ice Cube lead the returning lineup of Ride Along 2, the sequel to the blockbuster action-comedy that gave us the year’s most popular comedy duo. They are joined in the film by Ride Along co-stars Bruce McGill and Tika Sumpter, as well as those new to the series, including Ken Jeong, Benjamin Bratt and Olivia Munn.

The Big Short – Adam McKay

 Posted by at 9:34 PM
May 172016
 
The Big Short - Adam McKay

When four outsiders saw what the big banks, media and government refused to, the global collapse of the economy, they had an idea: The Big Short. Their bold investment leads them into the dark underbelly of modern banking where they must question everyone and everything. Based on the true story and best-selling book by Michael Lewis (The Blind Side, Moneyball), and directed by Adam McKay (Anchorman, Step Brothers) The Big Short stars Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling and Brad Pitt.

The 5th Wave – J Blakeson

 Posted by at 9:34 PM
May 172016
 
The 5th Wave - J Blakeson

Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, Cassie (Chloë Grace Moretz) is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal 5th wave, Cassie teams up with a young man who may become her final hope – if she can only trust him.

I Am Wrath – Chuck Russell

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May 102016
 
I Am Wrath - Chuck Russell

Oscar nominated John Travolta (Face/Off, Pulp Fiction) returns to the action genre with a hard as nails performance as a man with nothing left to lose seeking bloody vengeance! Unemployed engineer Stanley Hill (Travolta) witnesses the brutal murder of his wife Vivian (Rebecca De Mornay – Risky Business, TV’s Jessica Jones) who was attacked by thugs in a parking garage. When Detective Gibson (Sam Trammell) and other corrupt police officers are unable and unwilling to bring the killers to justice, Stanley turns to his old friend Dennis (Christopher Meloni – Man of Steel, TV’s Law & Order) and decides to take matters into his own hands. It is only then that Stanley and Dennis are found to have a mysterious past that, until now, they kept very well hidden. As they wreak their revenge, those involved in the cover up realise that Stanley and Dennis are more dangerous than they could have ever imagined…

May 102016
 
Blade Runner (The Final Cut) - Ridley Scott

The #1 Sci-Fi Film of all time! Visually spectacular, intensely action-packed and powerfully prophetic since its debut, Blade Runner returns in Ridley Scott’s definitive Final Cut, including extended scenes and never-before-seen special effects. In a signature role as 21st-century detective Rick Deckard, Harrison Ford brings his masculine-yet-vulnerable presence to this stylish noir thriller. In a future of high-tech possibility soured by urban and social decay, Deckard hunts for fugitive, murderous replicants – and is drawn to a mystery woman whose secrets may undermine his soul. This incredible version features the definitive Final Cut of Ridley Scott’s legendary Sci-Fi classic.

Room (2016) – Lenny Abrahamson

 Posted by at 8:18 PM
May 102016
 
Room (2016) - Lenny Abrahamson

His entire life, 5 year-old Jack has only known “Room”: a 10 foot by 10 foot space in which he is confined with his Ma. She has created a whole universe for him in Room, but after they escape, Jack makes a thrilling discovery: the outside world.

Creed – Ryan Coogler

 Posted by at 8:25 PM
May 092016
 
Creed - Ryan Coogler

Adonis Johnson never knew his famous father, world heavyweight champion Apollo Creed, who died before he was born. Still, there’s no denying that boxing is in his blood; so Adonis heads to Philadelphia, the site of Apollo Creed’s legendary match with a tough upstart named Rocky Balboa. Once in the City of Brotherly Love, Adonis tracks Rocky down and asks him to be his trainer. Despite his insistence that he is out of the fight game for good, Rocky sees in Adonis the strength and determination he had known in Apollo – the fierce rival who became his closet friend. Agreeing to take him on, Rocky trains the young fighter, even as the former champ is battling an opponent more deadly than any he faced in the ring. With Rocky in his corner, it isn’t long before Adonis gets his own shot at the title. But can he develop not only the drive but also the heart of a true fighter in time to get into the ring?