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MOVIES OUT NOW - FEBRUARY 2017
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Mandie Fletcher
Stars: Jennifer Saunders, Joanna Lumley, Julia Sawalha
Hold on to your hat, sweetie, Patsy and Edina return in this big-screen outing for the Ab Fab crew. Featuring all the stars of the TV show, as well as a host of cameos, it finds our heroes hiding out in France after accidentally pushing Kate Moss into the Thames.

The Accountant
The Accountant
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Gavin O'Connor
Stars: Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick, J.K. Simmons
The Accountant has split critics into those who think it's a thoughtful thriller, and those who think it's preposterous tosh. Let's face it, with Affleck playing an autistic maths genius who also happens to be handy with an automatic rifle, you can see the dilemma.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Alice Through the Looking Glass
Alice Through the Looking Glass
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: James Bobin
Stars: Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska
Pretty much everything you loved about 2010's Alice In Wonderland stays the same for this sequel: Depp as the Mad Hatter, Hathaway as the White Queen, and most importantly a bewitching sense of wonder and surreality, as Alice returns to Wonderland and travels through time.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Anthropoid
Anthropoid
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Sean Ellis
Stars: Jamie Dornan, Cillian Murphy, Brian Caspe
Set during World War II, and based on a real-life operation, this acclaimed thriller stars Murphy and Dornan as two Czech agents who parachute into their occupied homeland with one aim in mind: to assassinate the Nazi Reinhard Heydrich.

Subtitles available in English
Bad Moms
Bad Moms
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Scott Moore
Stars: Mila Kunis, Kathryn Hahn, Kristen Bell
Fed up with failing to be 'good' mothers, a trio of women (Kunis, Hahn and Bell) decide to raise hell and be bad moms instead. The result is funny and raunchy - just as you'd expect coming from the team behind The Hangover.

Bad Neighbors 2
Bad Neighbors 2
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Nicholas Stoller
Stars: Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne, Zac Efron
Last time out, new parents Mac and Kelly (Rogen and Byrne) had their lives turned upside down when a frat house moved in next door. This time, a sorority house takes residence. Desperate for peace they turn to a former nemesis and the battle lines are drawn.

Before The Flood
Before The Flood
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Fisher Stevens
Stars: Leonardo DiCaprio
Hollywood heartthrob Leonardo DiCaprio sees for himself the effects of climate change in this eye-opening feature-length documentary. Dismayed to encounter lobbyists who refuse to acknowledge the problem, he takes his findings to President Barack Obama.

Ben-Hur
Ben-Hur
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Timur Bekmambetov
Stars: Jack Huston, Toby Kebbell, Morgan Freeman
Jewish prince Ben-Hur (Huston) sets out to seek revenge and redemption, along the way rubbing shoulders with a Nubian sheik (Freeman) and Jesus Christ (Rodrigo Santoro) in a rousing, epic story, studded with frankly gobsmacking set pieces.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
The BFG
The BFG
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Steven Spielberg
Stars: Mark Rylance, Rebecca Hall, Jemaine Clement
With Roald Dahl's dark sensibilities meeting the warm-hearted instincts of the director who gave us E.T., The BFG is an instant family classic. Rylance is ace as the gentle giant in question, while young Ruby Barnhill shines as Sophie, who takes a dangerous trip to Giant Country…

The Birth of a Nation
The Birth of a Nation
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Nate Parker
Stars: Nate Parker, Armie Hammer, Mark Boone JR.
Acclaimed drama written, directed and starring Parker as Nat Turner, a real-life slave who in the early 1800s led a rebellion against white slavers. Vividly capturing the brutality of slavery, it's impossible not to be deeply moved as it builds to a devastating finale.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Bridget Jones's Baby
Bridget Jones's Baby
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Sharon Maguire
Stars: Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey
When Bridget (Zellweger) becomes pregnant she's unsure if Mark Darcy (Firth) or Jack Qwant (Dempsey) is the father, and much hilarity ensues. Some people thought a third trip to the well might be a film too far for Ms Jones, but they were wrong.

Brotherhood
Brotherhood
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Noel Clarke
Stars: Noel Clarke
The third part of Noel Clarke's Hood trilogy finds Sam (Clarke) putting his old life of thuggery behind him. Typically gritty and urban, but with a lighter touch missing from previous instalments, Brotherhood rounds off the story in style.

Cafe Society
Cafe Society
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Woody Allen
Stars: Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart, Steve Carell
Set in the roaring 1930s, Woody Allen's latest finds young New Yorker Bobby (Eisenberg) swept up by the glamour of Hollywood and falling in love with Vonnie (Stewart) before falling for Veronica (Lively).

Captain Fantastic
Captain Fantastic
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Matt Ross
Stars: Kathryn Hahn, Missi Pyle, Viggo Mortensen
After mum's suicide comes a culture clash as the survivalist Cash family meet their disapproving in-laws and encounter a society that thinks they're utter freaks. It's one of those rare movies that can engage all the emotions, often all at once.

The Conjuring 2
The Conjuring 2
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: James Wan
Stars: Vera Farmiga, Patrick Wilson, Frances O'Connor
Frightening strikes twice in this sequel to one of the most successful horror films ever. Once again we're in the company of paranormal investigators Ed and Lorraine Warren, this time investigating the infamous 'Enfield poltergeist' of 1977. Scary, and then some.

Deepwater Horizon
Deepwater Horizon
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Peter Berg
Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Kate Hudson
Thrilling disaster fare set during the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in 2010. As chief electronics technician Mike Williams (Wahlberg) and his colleagues find themselves overwhelmed by heat and flames they must band together to make it out alive.

Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Scott Derrickson
Stars: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, Benedict Cumberbatch
Marvel Studios' Doctor Strange is the story of surgeon Dr. Stephen Strange who, in his quest to heal his hands after an accident, discovers powerful magic in a mysterious place known as Kamar-Taj.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Don't Look Down
Don't Look Down
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Daniel Gordon
Stars: Sir Richard Branson
This documentary presents the story of Sir Richard Branson's crossings of the Atlantic and Pacific oceans by hot air balloon - death-defying adventures that helped put the Virgin brand on the map. From near disaster to record-breaking feats making headline news.

Finding Dory
Finding Dory
What does the classification U mean?
Director: Andrew Stanton
Stars: Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Ed O'Neill
One of the most cherished family movies of all time - and the film that put Pixar studios on the map - Finding Nemo finally has a sequel. As the title suggests it's Dory (DeGeneres) who takes centre stage this time around, as she embarks on a hunt to find her family.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Florence Foster Jenkins
Florence Foster Jenkins
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Stephen Frears
Stars: Meryl Streep, Hugh Grant, Simon Helberg
Streep is sensational in the true story of the heiress who embarks on a singing career. The problem is, she's a painfully bad singer. Interpreting her audiences' stifled giggles as approval, she wastes no time in booking Carnegie Hall.

Genius
Genius
Certificate TBC
Director: Michael Grandage
Stars: Nicole Kidman, Colin Firth, Jude Law
Handsome 1920's drama about the many colourful clashes between New York editor Maxwell Perkins (Firth), and novelist Thomas Wolfe (Law), a genius whose vastly overwritten works require Herculean editing tasks.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
The Girl on the Train
The Girl on the Train
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Tate Taylor
Stars: Emily Blunt, Haley Bennett, Rebecca Ferguson
Thriller with Blunt as commuter Rachel, whose train stops outside the same houses every day - including that of her ex. Through the window she watches people in their homes. However, her interest in the couples soon takes a dark and murderous turn…

The Girl with All the Gifts
The Girl with All the Gifts
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Colm McCarthy
Stars: Gemma Arterton, Paddy Considine, Glenn Close
This twist on the zombie genre is set in a prison-like 'school' where pupil Melanie (Nanua) and teacher Helen (Arterton) form a close bond. In short order, the 'hungries' attack and Helen and Melanie find themselves fighting for their own lives.

Gleason
Gleason
Certificate TBC
Director: Clay Tweel
Stars: Steve Gleason, Mike Gleason, Scott Fujita
At 34, US football hero Steve Gleason was diagnosed with ALS and given two to five years to live. As this acclaimed documentary shows, he decides to do just that - live - while also making a heartbreaking final video diary for his wife and infant son.

Hands of Stone
Hands of Stone
Certificate TBC
Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz
Stars: Robert De Niro, Edgar Ramirez, Ana de Armas
Rousing sports drama telling the true story of Panamanian boxing legend Roberto Durán, focussing on his rivalry with Sugar Ray Leonard and his relationship with trainer Ray Arcel (De Niro). Ramírez's searing turn as Durán will linger with you long after the movie is over.

Hell or High Water
Hell or High Water
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: David Mackenzie
Stars: Jeff Bridges, Chris Pine, Ben Foster
Modern western starring Foster and Pine as brothers who decide to rob every branch of a bank that is foreclosing on their land. On their trail is a grizzled Texas Ranger (Bridges), and with one more branch to rob the trio are on a deadly collision course.

Subtitles available in English
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
Hunt for the Wilderpeople
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Taika Waititi
Stars: Sam Neill, Julian Dennison, Rim Te Wiata
A loveable riff on Thelma and Louise, this New Zealand film is all about the performances of its leads: teenager Dennison as foster kid Ricky, and Neill as Uncle Hec. Branded outlaws, the two go on the run and decide to go out in a blaze of glory.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Ice Age: Collision Course
Ice Age: Collision Course
What does the classification U mean?
Director: Galen T. Chu
Stars: Ray Romano, Denis Leary, John Leguizamo
This fifth instalment finds Manny the mammoth (Romano) fretting when his daughter falls in love. Although it looks as though there's nothing he can do to stop the impending nuptials, there is the small matter of an asteroid hurtling towards Earth…

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
I, Daniel Blake
I, Daniel Blake
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Ken Loach
Stars: Dave Johns, Hayley Squires
Featuring terrific performances from Johns as a man forced into work despite a heart condition, and Squires as a single mum on the breadline, Ken Loach's latest is an unsettling and unapologetically downbeat watch - but you won't see a more powerful and prescient drama all year.

Independence Day: Resurgence
Independence Day: Resurgence
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Roland Emmerich
Stars: Liam Hemsworth, Jeff Goldblum, Bill Pullman
Director Emmerich returns for this sequel, and so do the aliens intent on taking over the world - or at the very least destroying its well-known landmarks. As Goldblum's Dr Levinson says, 'They like to get the landmarks.'

Inferno
Inferno
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Ron Howard
Stars: Felicity Jones, Tom Hanks, Omar Sy
Hanks returns for the latest instalment in the adventures of Dan Brown's Robert Langdon. When he wakes up in an Italian hospital with amnesia, he teams up with Sienna Brooks (Jones), and with time running out, they race across Europe to foil a deadly global plot.

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Edward Zwick
Stars: Tom Cruise, Cobie Smulders, Robert Knepper
The second outing for Lee Childs' literary creation, it features Cruise as the titular ex-agent, who on this occasion sets out to prove an ex-colleague's innocence when she's accused of treason.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Jason Bourne
Jason Bourne
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Paul Greengrass
Stars: Matt Damon, Alicia Vikander, Tommy Lee Jones
After some time with his feet up, Damon has rejoined director Greengrass to return as super-agent JB. As ever, he's meeting danger with supreme skills and a steely gaze. For OTT action, stylishly delivered, look no further.

Subtitles available in Chinese
Julieta
Julieta
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Stars: Emma Suarez
Spanish auteur Pedro Almodóvar crafts an almost Hitchockian tale of motherly love as the eponymous character discovers news about her estranged daughter, Antía. Heartbroken, she reminisces about the reasons for their estrangement as the mystery of her whereabouts deepens…

Subtitles available in English
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Keeping Up with the Joneses
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Greg Mottola
Stars: Zach Galifianakis, Isla Fisher, Jon Hamm
Comedy revolving around the Gaffneys, a couple whose new neighbours are the disgustingly gorgeous Hamm and Gadot. But while the Gaffneys start off by simply envying their worldliness, things take a turn when they suspect their neighbours may in fact be covert operatives…

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Kubo and the Two Strings
Kubo and the Two Strings
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Travis Knight
Stars: Charlize Theron, Matthew McConaughey, Rooney Mara
Family animated film about Kubo, who lives a quiet life until mistakenly summoning a malevolent spirit and going on the run. In short order he must unlock a secret legacy, battle the Moon King (Fiennes) and save his family. Phew.

The Legend of Tarzan
The Legend of Tarzan
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: David Yates
Stars: Alexander Skarsgard, Margot Robbie, Christoph Waltz
Harry Potter director Yates is a dab hand at translating a tale to the big screen, but he knows an exciting action set piece when he sees one. Both are in play for this stirring tale as Tarzan (Skarsgård) and Jane (Robbie) are dragged into a deadly plot in the Congo.

Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League - Cosmic Clash
Lego DC Comics Super Heroes: Justice League - Cosmic Clash
What does the classification U mean?
Director: TBC
Stars: TBC
Family friendly mix of comedy, action and adventure in this beguiling mix of a favourite toy and the DC universe. When Brainiac zaps Superman, Wonder Woman, and Green Lantern, Batman and Flash have to go back in time to save them.

The Light Between Oceans
The Light Between Oceans
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Derek Cianfrance
Stars: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz
Vikander and Fassbender play an isolated couple who find and keep a baby. All goes well until the real mother (Weisz) turns up. With guilt, grief and parental love in the mix, it's not a bag of laughs, but you won't see a more handsomely mounted movie all year.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese