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Inflight movies

MOVIES COMING SOON - JUNE 2016
10 Cloverfield Lane
10 Cloverfield Lane
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Dan Trachtenberg
Stars: Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman, John Gallagher Jr.
Boasting one of those plots you don't want to give away for fear of spoiling the fun, this 'blood relative' to Cloverfield is a twist-filled three-hander revolving around a woman who finds herself trapped in an underground bunker with two men. Is she being rescued? Or kidnapped?

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Anomalisa
Anomalisa
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Charlie Kaufman, Duke Johnson
Stars: Jennifer Jason Leigh, David Thewlis, Tom Noonan
Maverick screenwriter Kaufman and director Johnson are the brains behind this Oscar-nominated stop-motion film. Thewlis voices 'customer services expert' Michael Stone, who perceives everybody as the same person (Noonan) until he meets and then falls in love with Lisa (Leigh).

Confirmation
Confirmation
Certificate TBC
Director: Rick Famuyiwa
Stars: Kerry Washington, Zoe Lister-Jones, Grace Gummer, Wendell Pierce
Based on a true story, Confirmation revolves around Judge Clarence Thomas (Pierce) who in 1991 is nominated to the United States Supreme Court. However, the hearings are transformed into a bitter fight when attorney Anita Hill (Washington) makes allegations of sexual misconduct.

Hail, Caesar!
Hail, Caesar!
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen
Stars: Josh Brolin, Frances McDormand, Ralph Fiennes
We've learned to expect the unexpected from the Coen brothers, so the fact that their latest is a barmy tribute to Hollywood's golden age, complete with OTT musical numbers, should come as no surprise. As usual, the stars are out in force, but Clooney totally steals the show.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Dad's Army
Dad's Army
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Oliver Parker
Stars: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Gambon, Bill Nighy
Even such a stellar cast has big boots to fill when such an iconic sitcom is made into a film. Set in 1944, the old boys of the Home Guard are suffering low morale. That's until a glamorous journalist (Zeta Jones) arrives to report on the platoon's exploits.

Midnight Special
Midnight Special
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Jeff Nichols
Stars: Joel Edgerton, Kirsten Dunst, Michael Shannon
Critics say Midnight Special is a cult classic in the making. The plot involves a kid with special powers (Lieberher) whose father tries to rescue him. At the same time, the US government is taking an interest. What ensues is a thrilling chase movie boasting truly epic set pieces.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
The Other Side Of The Door
The Other Side Of The Door
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Johannes Roberts
Stars: Sarah Wayne Callies, Jeremy Sisto, Javier Botet
When a grief-stricken mum hears of a ritual allowing her to say a final farewell to her dead son, she readily agrees and goes through with it. What she doesn't reveal, though, was that she broke a rule of the ritual, and in doing so has unleashed a terrifying supernatural force…

Race
Race
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Stephen Hopkins
Stars: Stephan James, Jason Sudeikis, Jeremy Irons
Unsurprisingly, this biopic of athlete Jesse Owens focuses mainly on the history-making events of 1936, when Owens (James) represented the US at the Berlin Olympics. The games were to become a showdown between this extraordinary black athlete and Hitler's vision of Aryan might.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Triple Nine
Triple Nine
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: John Hillcoat
Stars: Casey Affleck, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Anthony Mackie
For the US cops, triple 9 is the code to denote 'officer down'. It also provides the key to this dark thriller. The plot? Crooks plan a killing to distract attention from a big heist elsewhere. But things don't go to plan and the stage is set for a frankly nerve-shredding finale.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
Whiskey Tango Foxtrot
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Glenn Ficarra, John Requa
Stars: Tina Fey, Margot Robbie, Martin Freeman
Based on the memoirs of real-life war reporter Kim Barker, this comedy-drama stars Fey as a TV journalist yearning for meatier assignments. Agreeing to a job in Afghanistan she soon finds more than she bargained for, as in, danger, and falling in love with a colleague (Freeman)…

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Zootropolis
Zootropolis
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Byron Howard, Rich Moore
Stars: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba
Disney animation in which Zootropolis's first rabbit cop, Judy (Goodwin), is partnered with a wily fox (Bateman). It's a mismatched pairing beloved of a million cop movies - until they uncover a conspiracy that threatens to blow the city wide open…

Subtitles available in English and Chinese