CAST: Michael Fassbender (The Light Between Oceans, Assassins Creed, X-Men), Amy Waterston (Fantastic Beasts), Billy Crudup (Almost Famous, Watchmen, Big Fish), Guy Pearce, James Franco.
It’s 2099, 10 years since starship USS Prometheus disappeared without a trace, on its secret mission to discover the origins of the human race on a distant planet. The colonisation starship Covenant is enroute in its decades-long mission to a distant star and the Earth-class planet in its orbit. Covenant’s onboard synthetic […]
THE SENSE OF AN ENDING
Season starts Thursday, May 25th Advance screenings (Luna) Fri May 19th – Sun 21st
CAST: Jim Broadbent (Bridget Jones, The Iron Lady, Game of Thrones); Harriet Walters (Downton Abbey), Charlotte Rampling (A Hard Days Night, Henry VIII and His Six Wives, The Avengers), Michelle Dockery (Downton Abbey); Emily Mortimer (The Newsroom, Shutter Island).
When a […]
THIS WEEK’s REVIEW:
WHITELEY from Thursday, May 11th
Directed by Steve Bolger, featuring public, archival and private footage of Brett Whiteley and his family, his work, his letters, plus interviews with his former wife Wendy Julius.
This is a cinematic journey, deep into the life and times of one of Australia’s most awarded, celebrated and iconic artists.
With the crucial cooperation and commentary of Wendy Julius, Whiteley’s longtime partner and mother of their daughter, Arky, this exquisitely structured and lavishly […]
THIS WEEK’s REVIEW:
THE ZOOKEEPER’S WIFE from Thursday, May 4th
CAST: Jessica Chastain, Johan Heldenbergh, Daniel Bruhl
SYNOPSIS: Based on historical events, Antonina Zabinska (2x Oscar nominee, Chastain) loves her life at the Warsaw Zoo with husband, Jan (Heldenbergh) and the animals they care for as they raise their young son together.
But it’s 1939 and the German war machine overran Poland in a matter of days. The Zoo’s prize most prize animals are taken off to German zoos by the Nazi’s chief zoologist, […]
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY 2 from Tuesday, April 25th
CAST: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Michael Rooker
Awesome Mixtape #2 is the soundtrack to this blockbuster sequel that tracks down the mystery of Peter Quill’s true parentage. This movie should gross over USD$1bn.
RULES DON’T APPLY from Thursday, April 27th
Hollywood legend Warren Beatty returns to the big screen as writer, director, producer and star of another story about another Hollywood legend: Howard […]
Does anybody remember the good old days, back when propaganda -as long as it was ours- was a good thing...? When our government lied to us ...but only for our own good?
Yeah, me neither.
I sat down at Somerville Auditorium fully prepared for classical elitism and snobbery but was soon being entertained by the likes of classical Chinese pipa player Wu Man, playing a Led Zeppelin riff …and who knew the Spanish also have a bagpipe tradition? I was elevated to tears of both joy and bitterness at points throughout.
LEGO BATMAN – Opened 30/3
CAST: featuring the voices ofWill Arnett (Arrested Development), Michael Cera, Rosario Dawson, Ralph Fiennes, Zach Galafinakis, Conan O’Brien, Billy Dee Williams, Seth Green, Jermaine Clements, Channing Tatum, Jonah Hill, Eddie Izzard…need we continue? Even Siri makes an appearance, making it a star-spangled panoply of celebrity voices.
STORY: Batman (Arnett) has been fighting crime for a long time…a very long time. He’s been doing it alone and the loneliness he masks with […]