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YESTERDAY (12)
Jack Malik was just another struggling songwriter...but that was yesterday. After a mysterious blackout, Jack (Himesh Patel) discovers he is the only person on earth who remembers The Beatles! As he rockets to fame by passing off the Fab Four's songs as his own, Jack risks losing Ellie (Lily James) - the one person who has loved him and believed in him from the start. Before the door to his old life closes forever, Jack must decide if all he needs is love, after all. Kate McKinnon and Ed Sheeran also star in this crowd pleasing, critically acclaimed romantic musical comedy from Academy Award-winning director Danny Boyle ('Slumdog Millionaire') and screenwriter Richard Curtis ('Love Actually'). (116 mins)

SOMETIMES ALWAYS NEVER (12)
Alan (Bill Nighy) is a stylish tailor with moves as sharp as his suits. He has spent years searching tirelessly for his missing son Michael who stormed out over a game of Scrabble. With a body to identify and his family torn apart, Alan must repair the relationship with his youngest son Peter and solve the mystery of an online player who he thinks could be Michael, so he can finally move on and reunite his family. This elegant, offbeat and utterly charming comedy drama benefits from a sparkling script & terrific direction and is performed with expertise from the always reliable Nighy, who is supported by a first rate supporting cast that includes Sam Riley, Alice Lowe, Tim McInnerney & Jenny Agutter. (91 mins)

LONG SHOT (15)
Fred Flarsky (Seth Rogen) is a gifted and free-spirited journalist with an affinity for trouble. Charlotte Field (Charlize Theron) is one of the most influential women in the world -- a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. The two have nothing in common, except that she was his babysitter and childhood crush. When the two unexpectedly reconnect, his self-deprecating humour and his memories of her youthful idealism charm her & she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter, when she decides to run for president. Out of his depth on Charlotte's elite team, Fred is unprepared for her glamourous lifestyle in the limelight. Sparks fly with a round-the-world romance and a series of unexpected and dangerous incidents in this funny, racy & engaging political romcom. (115 mins)

WILD ROSE (15)
Fresh out of jail & bursting with raw talent, charisma and cheek, free-spirited Rose-Lynn (Jesse Buckley) dreams of getting out of Glasgow and making it as a country singer in the USA, while her frustrated mum Marion (Julie Walters) urges her daughter to focus on supporting her young children. Taking a cleaning job, she finds an unlikely champion in the middle-class lady of the house but will she escape the shackles of Glasgow and her roots to follow her dreams of Nashville? This is a heart-warming, feel-good, coming–of-age comedy drama about mothers and daughters and dreams and reality with terrific performances. (96 mins)

WHAT MEN WANT (15)
Passed up for a well-deserved promotion, sports agent Ali Davis wonders what else she needs to do to succeed in a man's world. Hoping to find answers from a psychic, Ali drinks a weird concoction that suddenly allows her to hear what men are thinking. Using her newfound ability, Ali starts to turn the tables on her obnoxious male colleagues while racing to sign the next basketball superstar. Inspired by the Nancy Meyers hit romantic comedy WHAT WOMEN WANT, this likeable easy going comedy stars Taraji P. Henson, Aldis Hodge & Richard Roundtree. (117 mins)

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS (12)
A cynical London music executive (Daniel Mays) heads to a remote Cornish village on a stag weekend where he’s pranked by his boss (Noel Clarke) into trying to sign a group of shanty singing fishermen. He struggles to gain the respect or enthusiasm of the unlikely boy band and their families who value friendship and community over fame and fortune. Drawn deeper into the traditional way of life, he’s forced to re-evaluate his own integrity. Based on a true story & shot on location in Cornwall, this is a crowd- pleasing comedy drama with heart and great music. With James Purefoy, Tuppence Middleton & David Hayman. (112 mins)
FIGHTING WITH MY FAMILY (12)
Reformed gangster Ricky, wife Julia, daughter Paige and son Zak as they make a living wrestling together in tiny venues. When Paige and Zak get the opportunity to try out for WWE, the family grabs a once-in-a-lifetime chance to turn their wildest dreams into a dazzling future. However, brother and sister quickly discover that to become superstars, both their talent and their relationship will be put to the test. Based on a true story, this is a heart-warming and smart comedy from director Stephen Merchant ('The Office') that proves everything is worth fighting for when it comes to family. Starring Lena Headey, Florence Pugh, Nick Frost & Dwayne Johnson. (108 mins)
INSTANT FAMILY (12)
When Pete (Mark Wahlberg) and Ellie (Rose Byrne) decide to start a family, they stumble into the world of foster care adoption. They hope to take in one small child but when they meet three siblings, including a rebellious 15 year old girl, they find themselves speeding from zero to three kids overnight. Now, Pete and Ellie must hilariously try to learn the ropes of instant parenthood in the hopes of becoming a family. This delightful comedy drama is inspired by the real events from the life of writer/director Sean Anders and also stars Octavia Spencer, Tig Notaro and Margo Martindale. (118 mins)

STAN AND OLLIE (PG)
Steve Coogan and John C. Reilly star as Laurel & Hardy in the untold story of the world’s greatest comedy act. The critically acclaimed film wonderfully portrays the unique and precious partnership of the legendary duo as they set out on a tour of Britain in the twilight of their career. Whilst they face an uncertain future the charm and beauty of their performances shine through, making each other and their audiences laugh, re-connecting them with legions of adoring fans, old and new. With stunning performances from Coogan and Reilly, this warm-hearted and genuinely moving and humerous drama is a pure delight. (98 mins)
THE UPSIDE
(12)
Phillip (Bryan Cranston) is a wealthy quadriplegic who needs a carer to help him with his day-to-day routine in his New York penthouse. He decides to hire Dell (Kevin Hart), a struggling parolee who’s trying to reconnect with his ex and his young son. Despite coming from two different worlds, an unlikely friendship starts to blossom as Dell and Phillip rediscover the joy of living life to the fullest. Based on a true story, this heart felt comedy is directed by Neil Burger and also stars Nicole Kidman and Julianna Margulies. (121 mins)

THE FAVOURITE (15)
Early 18th century & England is at war with the French. Nevertheless, duck racing and pineapple eating are thriving. A frail Queen Anne (Olivia Colman) occupies the throne and her close friend Lady Sarah (Rachel Weisz) governs the country while tending to Anne’s ill health and mercurial temper. When a new servant Abigail (Emma Stone) arrives, her charm endears her to Sarah. Sarah takes Abigail under her wing and Abigail sees a chance at a return to her aristocratic roots. This Oscar winning outrageous restoration comedy is a bawdy, cynical, malicious & uproarious send up of royal life, exquisitely filmed and boasting a sterling ensemble cast who are firing on all cylinders. (119 mins)

A STAR IS BORN (15)
Seasoned musician Jackson Maine (Bradley Cooper) discovers—and falls in love with struggling artist Ally (Lady Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. However, even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an ongoing battle with his own internal demons. In this new take on the iconic love story, Oscar nominee Cooper makes his directorial debut, starring alongside multiple award-winning, Oscar-nominated music superstar Gaga in her first leading film role. The result is a crowd pleasing, critically acclaimed rendition of a generational tale & affecting love story that is beautifully photographed, poignant and anchored by powerhouse performances and excellent music. (134 mins)
JOHNNY ENGLISH STRIKES AGAIN (PG)
Rowan Atkinson returns as the much loved accidental secret agent. The new adventure begins when a cyber-attack reveals the identity of all active undercover agents in Britain, leaving Johnny English as the secret service’s last hope. Called out of retirement, English dives head first into action with the mission to find the mastermind hacker. As a man with few skills and analogue methods, Johnny English must overcome the challenges of modern technology to make this mission a success. This latest entry is another fun filled spoof on the spy genre with Atkinson on top form supported by a cast, including Ben Miller, Emma Thompson, Charles Dance & Michael Gambon. (88 mins)

CRAZY RICH ASIANS (12)
New Yorker Rachel Chu accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick Young, to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous about meeting Nick’s family, Rachel is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention that he is not only the scion of one of the country’s wealthiest families but also one of its most sought-after bachelors. Soon, Rachel is the target of jealous socialites and, worse, Nick’s own disapproving mother. It soon becomes clear that while money can’t buy love, it can definitely complicate things. With it’s terrific cast visual splendor, this critically received original satirical comedy is a wonderful mixture of old fashioned screwball comedy romance. (120 mins)
MAMMA MIA: HERE WE GO AGAIN (PG)

In 1979 young Donna, Tanya and Rosie graduate from University -- leaving Donna free to embark on a series of adventures throughout Europe. On her journeys, she makes the acquaintances of Harry, Bill and Sam. In the present day, Donna's pregnant daughter, Sophie, dreams of renovating a taverna while reuniting with her mother's old friends and boyfriends on the Greek island of Kalokairi. This phenomenally successful follow up to the hit 2008 musical is heaven sent for musical & 'Abba' fans. It’s easily as fun and toe tapping as the original with a wealth of stars, an emotional screenplay, lavish cinematography, expertly choreographed numbers and those classic Abba songs. An exuberant sense of fun makes it irresistible. Starring Lily James, Amanda Seyfried, Meryl Streep, Julie Walters, Pierce Brosnan, Andy Garcia, Christine Baranski, Colin Firth & Cher. (114 mins)
THE BROMLEY BOYS (PG)
Welcome to England, 1969. Dave Roberts is your average 14-year-old boy in love with his local team but each week Bromley FC suffer humiliating defeats and face the double-edged threat of bankruptcy and relegation. When a chance discovery throws Dave's world upside down he is presented with the opportunity to become the club's new manager. In the ultimate underdog story of friendship, first love and football fanaticism can our hero avoid the wrath of club chairman, win the hearts of the players and the love of the chairman's daughter all in time to save his beloved team from going down? This endearing British comedy with affectionately drawn characters stars Brenock O’Connor, Alan Davies & Martine McCutcheon. (106 mins)

SWIMMING WITH MEN (12)
Faced with a full-blown mid-life crisis, accountant Eric (Rob Brydon) joins an all-male group of synchronised swimmers, discovering that making patterns in a pool can, for a couple of hours at least, smooth out the bumps in his work and marriage. Initially keeping their personal lives in the locker, the ramshackle squad and coach Susan (Charlotte Riley) slowly learn to reveal their inner lives, as well as their paunches. But can they get their lives and routines in sync as they embark on an unlikely journey to Milan to compete in the World Championship? This amusing, poignant and amiable British comedy, with echoes of 'The Full Monty' and 'Brassed Off', is loosely based on an actual Swedish synchro-swim team. Bryden and Riley are excellent in the central roles and the superb ensemble cast includes Jane Horrocks, Jim Carter, Rupert Graves, Nathaniel Parker & Daniel Mays. (96 mins)

OCEANS 8 (12)
Five years, eight months,12 days and counting. That’s how long Debbie Ocean (Sandra Bullock), the estranged sister of legendary conman Danny Ocean, has been devising the biggest heist of her life. She knows what it’s going to take—a team of the best in their field, starting with her partner-in-crime Lou Miller (Cate Blanchett). Together, they recruit a crew of specialists. Their target: $150 million in diamonds that will adorn the neck of a world-famous actress (Anne Hathaway) at the event of the year, the Met gala. The plan appears to be rock-solid, but it needs to be flawless for them to get in and get away, all in plain sight. This all female take on the popular heist franchise is ingenious, breezy & great fun. The chemistry between the principal players is complemented by a terrific ensemble cast that includes Sarah Paulson, Elliott Gould & Helena Bonham Carter. (110 mins)

BOOK CLUB (12)
Diane (Diane Keaton) is recently widowed after 40 years of marriage. Vivian (Jane Fonda) enjoys her men with no strings attached. Sharon (Candice Bergen) is still working through a decades-old divorce. Carol’s (Mary Steenburgen) marriage is in a slump after 35 years. Four lifelong friends’ lives are turned upside down to hilarious ends when their book club tackles the infamous 'Fifty Shades of Grey'. From discovering new romance to rekindling old flames, they inspire each other to make their next chapter the best chapter. This thoroughly likeable and endearing comedy with an edge is a fitting testament to the talent of it’s four veteran actresses, who all shine in their respective roles. Breezy and immensely satisfying, indeed the film benefits from a roster of excellent performances including Craig T. Nelson, Andy Garcia, Don Johnson & Richard Dreyfuss. (104 mins)

DEADPOOL 2 (15)

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool meets Russell, an angry teenage mutant who lives at an orphanage. When Russell becomes the target of Cable -- a genetically enhanced soldier from the future -- Deadpool realizes that he'll need some help saving the boy from such a superior enemy. He soon joins forces with Bedlam, Shatterstar, Domino and other powerful mutants to protect young Russell from Cable and his advanced weaponry. This sequel to the hugely popular and critically acclaimed 2016 irreverent original offers up everything that film did and more; it’s a non -stop gory, gleeful lampoon of the superhero genre buoyed by Ryan Reynolds' undeniable charm, energy and machine gun fire delivery as the central character and liberally scattered with gags and a knowing wink to the audience. The antidote to conventional superhero spectaculars, this is foul mouthed, violent and very funny….you have been warned! With Josh Brolin, Morena Baccarin and Eddie Marsan. (119 mins)

I FEEL PRETTY (12)
Renee Bennett (Amy Schumer), a woman who struggles with feelings of deep insecurity and low self-esteem, that hold her back everyday, wakes from a brutal fall in an exercise class believing she is suddenly the most beautiful and capable woman on the planet. With this newfound confidence she is empowered to live her life fearlessly and flawlessly, but what will happen when she realizes her appearance never changed? As well as being amusing and entertaining, this high-concept body-image satire addresses the inevitable self-esteem issues created in a culture obsessed with appearances. In addition to the excellent Schumer in the central role, the first rate cast include Michelle Williams in a very funny role as the head of a cosmetics company and Lauren Hutton as the cosmetics company founder and Naomi Campbell. (110 mins)

THE GUERNSEY LITERARY AND POTATO PEEL PIE SOCIETY (12)
London, 1946. Juliet (Lily James), a charismatic and free-spirited writer receives a letter from a member of a mysterious literary club started in Nazi-occupied Guernsey. Her curiosity piqued, Juliet decides to visit the island. There she meets the delightfully eccentric members of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society, including Dawsey (Michiel Huisman), the rugged and intriguing farmer who wrote her the letter. As the secrets from their wartime past unfold, Juliet's growing attachment to the island, the book club and her affection for Dawsey will change the course of her life forever. Based on the bestselling novel and from the producers of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, this is a compelling romantic drama with an intriguing mystery at it’s heart. Beautifully photographed and acted, this is an engaging, elegant and warm, nostalgic post-war drama. With Penelope Wilton, Jessica Brown Findlay, Matthew Goode & Tom Courtenay. (124 mins)

WONDERSTRUCK (15)
Set fifty years apart, in the 1920’s and 1970’s, Ben and Rose are children from two different eras who secretly wish that their lives were different. Ben longs for the father he's never known, while Rose dreams of a mysterious actress whose life she chronicles in a scrapbook. When Ben discovers a puzzling clue and Rose reads an enticing headline, they both set out on epic quests to find what they're missing. Directed by Tod Haynes (Carol) and based on the critically acclaimed book by Brian Selznick, the film stars Julianne Moore, Michelle Williams and newcomers Oakes Fegley and Millicient Simmonds and is a tender and nostaligic study of two children trying to find their place in the world, weaved with mesmerising symmetry of the two eras and an enchanting soundtrack. With a keen sense of time and place and subtle performances from the stars, the film is a delightful and beautifully judged ode to imagination that both adults and children can enjoy. (117 mins)

GAME NIGHT (15)
Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams star as Max and Annie, whose weekly couples game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's charismatic brother, Brooks, arranges a murder mystery party, complete with fake thugs and faux federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all part of the game--right? But as the six uber-competitive gamers set out to solve the case and win, they begin to discover that neither this game--nor Brooks--are what they seem to be. Over the course of one chaotic night, the friends find themselves increasingly in over their heads as each twist leads to another dark unexpected turn. With no rules, no points, and no idea who all the players are, this could turn out to be the most fun they've ever had... or game over. With a talented cast turned loose on a loaded premise and a sharp script loaded with dark comedy and unexpected twists, this is  a thoroughly enjoyable and rewarding suspense comedy. (100 mins)
NOTHING LIKE A DAME (12)
From time to time four old friends, all extraordinary actresses, meet up in the Sussex countryside to gossip, to remember and to laugh. For once they let the cameras in. This is a unique celebration of the lives and careers of four of our most iconic actresses: Dame Eileen Atkins, Dame Judi Dench, Dame Joan Plowright and Dame Maggie Smith. All four have gone from being fledgling actresses in the 1950s to acting royalty. They've watched each other's careers grow and bloom and have celebrated life's ups and downs together. The film invites you to spend time with these acting legends as they talk unguarded about their lives and their professional experiences. Directed by Roger Michell (My Cousin Rachel, Notting Hill), it also includes a range of astonishing archive material. Candid, funny, smart, tearful, caustic, competitive, savage, irreverent, poignant, unbelievably young and utterly engrossing. 85 mins)
FINDING YOUR FEET (12)
On the eve of retirement, judgmental snob ‘Lady’ Sandra Abbott (Imelda Staunton) discovers that her husband of forty years is having an affair with her best friend and seeks refuge with her estranged, older sister Bif (Celia Imrie). The two could not be more different - Sandra is a fish out of water next to her outspoken, serial dating, free-spirited sibling. But different is just what Sandra needs and she reluctantly lets Bif drag her along to her community dance class, where gradually she starts finding her feet... and romance. In this funny and heart-warming modern comedy, a colourful group of defiant and energetic ‘baby boomers’ show Sandra that retirement is only the beginning, and that divorce might just give her a whole new lease of life - and love. The terrific ensemble cast are on fine form giving sturdy performances and the excellent script avoids obvious clichés, as it allows the cast to be defined by their relatable human characteristics. With Timothy Spall, Joanna Lumley, Josie Lawrence, David Hayman & John Sessions. (111 mins)

THE SHAPE OF WATER (15)
Elisa (Sally Hawkins) is a mute, lonely woman who works as a cleaning lady in a hidden, high-security government laboratory in 1962 Baltimore. Her life changes forever when she discovers the lab's classified secret -- a mysterious, scaled creature from South America that lives in a water tank. As Elisa develops a unique bond with her new friend, she soon learns that its fate and very survival lies in the hands of a hostile government agent and marine biologist Zelda (Octavia Spencer). Winning the Oscar for Best film, director Guillermo Del Toro’s (Pan’s Labyrinth) unique other-worldly fairy tale is a stunning achievement. Visually ravishing with flawless production design, the emotionally absorbing story is brought vividly to life by a stellar performance from Hawkins and a peerless supporting cast. Drama, Sci-Fi, whimsical fantasy, romance, a captivating ode to past monster movies, 'Beauty and the Beast' fable - the film is all of these and more. With Michael Shannon, Richard Jenkins & Michael Stuhlbarg. (119 mins)

EARLY MAN (PG)
The latest prehistoric comedy adventure from four-time Academy Award winning director Nick Park and 'AARDMAN', the creators of WALLACE AND GROMIT and SHAUN THE SHEEP. Shot in Aardman's own distinctive animation style, the film takes audiences on an extraordinary journey into an exciting new world, unleashing an unforgettable tribe of unique and funny new characters voiced by an all-star British cast. Set at the dawn of time, the film tells the story of courageous caveman hero Dug (Eddie Redmayne) and his best friend Hognob, as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy, Lord Nooth (Tom Hiddleston), and his Bronze Age City to save their home and when a meteor wipes out the dinosaurs, cavemen find themselves kicking a fiery rock around – the first fumbling form of football. Funny, visually impressive and inventive, this is cracking entertainment for the whole family. (89 mins)

THE DISASTER ARTIST (15)
James Franco transforms the tragicomic true-story of aspiring filmmaker and infamous Hollywood outsider Tommy Wiseau - an artist whose passion was as sincere as his methods were questionable - into a celebration of friendship, artistic expression, and dreams pursued against insurmountable odds. Based on Greg Sestero’s best-selling tell-all about the making of Tommy's cult-classic disaster piece 'The Room' (“The Greatest Bad Movie Ever Made”), thIs is a hilarious and welcome reminder that there is more than one way to become a legend - and no limit to what you can achieve when you have absolutely no idea what you're doing. This is an endearing tale of friendship and chasing your dreams that packs a surprisingly poignant punch. (104 mins)

FILM STARS DON’T DIE IN LIVERPOOL (15)
The story is based on the memoir by British actor Peter Turner and follows the playful but passionate relationship between Turner (Jamie Bell) and the eccentric Academy Award-winning actress Gloria Grahame (Annette Bening). First meeting in theatrical digs in London, the legendary femme fatale and star of such films as The Big Heat, In a Lonely Place & The Bad & the Beautiful and her young lover share a passionate relationship for a time but then drift apart. Years later she collapses while on tour in the North of England, and turns to her one-time lover for help and support who takes her home to Liverpool to his parents (Julie Walters & Kenneth Cranham) to be looked after. Bening superbly embodies Grahame’s manner, allure and fears of ageing & Bell brings depth & maturity that makes their relationship completely believable. Their chemistry together is superb in an incredibly moving, well-judged drama that has humour, compassion, tenderness and sadness. (105 mins)

PADDINGTON 2 (PG)
The much-anticipated sequel finds Paddington happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens. While searching for the perfect present for his beloved Aunt Lucy’s 100th birthday, Paddington spots a unique pop-up book in Mr. Gruber’s antique shop, and embarks upon a series of odd jobs to buy it. But when the book is stolen, it’s up to Paddington and the Browns to unmask the thief. Paddington’s biggest adventure yet sees Hugh Grant and Brendan Gleeson joining the all-star returning cast of Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Peter Capaldi and Ben Whishaw as the voice of the beloved bear. This universally critically acclaimed sequel will charm any audience as it honours its star's rich legacy. The sweet-natured feel allied to it’s adorable visuals are matched by a story perfectly balanced between heart-warming family fare and purely enjoyable all-ages adventure. (99 mins)

THE WILDE WEDDING (15)
Iconic retired movie star Eve Wilde (Glenn Close) is preparing for her wedding to husband number four, renowned English writer Harold Alcott (Patrick Stewart) after a whirlwind courtship which raises concerns with her three grown sons and her ex-husband, Laurence (John Malkovich). At her upstate New York home, John and the entire collective family pours in to witness the nuptials and the long summer weekend brings chaos as it offers the opportunity for everyone to get to know each other a little more intimately. However, as sexual sparks begin to fly, there are unforeseen consequences. With tongue in cheek humour coupled with musings on the nature of love and marital relationships, this is enjoyable and ultimately heart-warming fun. The exceptional cast includes Minnie Driver, Grace Van Patten & Jack Davenport. (95 mins)

BREATHE (12)
When Robin (Andrew Garfield) is struck down by polio at the age of 28, he is confined to a hospital bed and given only a few months to live. With the help of his wife’s twin brothers (both played by Tom Hollander) and the groundbreaking ideas of inventor Teddy Hall (Hugh Bonneville), Robin and his wife Diana (Claire Foy) dare to escape the hospital ward to seek out a full and passionate life together – raising their young son, travelling and devoting their lives to helping other polio patients. Based on a true story, Andy Serkis’s directorial feature debut is so full of laughter that one might easily forget its sombre subject matter. Part exuberant love story, part great escape adventure, this is an old-fashioned tale of triumph over adversity that focuses more on the positive aspect of this remarkable story, which whilst sometimes deeply emotional and hard-hitting, is handled with the utmost care from all involved. (115 mins)

THE BIG SICK (15)
Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, this is the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his stand up sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.  When Emily is beset with a mystery illness, it forces Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Holly Hunter and Ray Romano) who he’s never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart. This warm emotional heartfelt comedy has an original and hilarious screenplay, filled with bittersweet truths and a subversive viewpoint. The result is a delicious, highly entertaining, laugh out loud film that explores emotions and behaviour in what is an essentially old-fashioned love story. (120 mins)
GAME NIGHT (15)
Jason Bateman and Rachel McAdams star as Max and Annie, whose weekly couples game night gets kicked up a notch when Max's charismatic brother, Brooks, arranges a murder mystery party, complete with fake thugs and faux federal agents. So when Brooks gets kidnapped, it's all part of the game--right? But as the six uber-competitive gamers set out to solve the case and win, they begin to discover that neither this game--nor Brooks--are what they seem to be. Over the course of one chaotic night, the friends find themselves increasingly in over their heads as each twist leads to another dark unexpected turn. With no rules, no points, and no idea who all the players are, this could turn out to be the most fun they've ever had... or game over. With a talented cast turned loose on a loaded premise and a sharp script loaded with dark comedy and unexpected twists, this is  a thoroughly enjoyable and rewarding suspense comedy. (100 mins)

THE PARTY (15)
Janet (Kristin Scott Thomas) has just been appointed to a key ministerial position in the shadow cabinet – the crowning achievement of her political career. She and her husband Bill (Timothy Spall) plan to celebrate this with a few close friends. As the guests arrive at their home in London the party takes an unexpected turn when Bill suddenly makes some explosive revelations that take everyone present by surprise. Love, friendships and political convictions are soon called into question in this hilarious comedy of tragic proportions.  From acclaimed British filmmaker Sally Potter and featuring a star studded cast that includes Patricia ClarksonBruno GanzEmily Mortimer and Cillian Murphy, the dialogue is bitterly funny, even while dealing with the darkest of subject matters, touching on politics, family, fidelity and sexuality while maintaining a breezy comic tone. And amid the middle-class intellectual squabbling there’s a palpable sense of tension and danger. (71 mins)

HOME AGAIN (12)
Reese Witherspoon (Legally Blonde) stars as Alice Kinney in a modern and heart-warming romantic comedy. Recently separated from her husband (Michael Sheen), Alice decides to start over and move back to Los Angeles with her two young daughters as she struggles to get a new career off the ground. On a night out celebrating her 40th Birthday, life takes an unexpected turn when Alice meets three young, charismatic filmmakers looking for their big Hollywood break and decides to let them stay temporarily. As Alice develops an exciting new romance an unconventional family dynamic emerges until everything suddenly changes when her ex-husband turns up and Alice is forced to make some big decisions. (97 mins)

VICTORIA AND ABDUL (PG)
This is the extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's (Judi Dench) remarkable rule. Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal) arrives from India to participate in Queen Victoria's golden jubilee. The young clerk is surprised to find favor with the queen herself. As Victoria questions the constrictions of her long-held position, the two forge an unlikely and devoted alliance with a loyalty to one another that her household and inner circle all attempt to destroy. As their friendship deepens, the queen begins to see a changing world through new eyes, joyfully reclaiming her humanity. Director Stephen Frears skilfully crafts a refreshing, heartfelt and compelling exploration of a remarkable story with Dench’s Oscar worthy turn perfectly matched by Fazal’s nuanced performance to create an irresistible chemistry. With a stella supporting cast of Olivia Williams, Tim Pigott-Smith, Eddie Izzard, Simon Callow & Michael Gambon, this is first rate entertainment. (112 mins)

GIRL’S TRIP (15)
Best friends Ryan, Sasha, Lisa and Dina are in for the adventure of a lifetime when they travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival. Along the way, they rekindle their sisterhood and rediscover their wild side by doing enough dancing, drinking, brawling and romancing to make anyone blush. Though not for the easily offended, this raunchy R-rated comedy pushes boundaries to truly comedic effect and anchors its laughs in compelling characters brought to life by a brilliantly assembled cast. With it’s irrepressible energy and sheer unadulterated outrageousness, the film is one heck of an anything goes comedy…you’ve been warned. Starring Regina Hall, Queen Latifah, Jada Pinkett Smith & Tiffany Haddish. (122 mins)

WHISKY GALORE (PG)
A remake of the original Ealing comedy classic, this is the charming and heart-warming tale of a community of Islanders on a remote Scottish Island during WW2 coming together to relieve a sinking ship of its amber cargo. Based on the true story of the cargo ship SS Politician running aground off the coast of Eriskay in 1941 and the ensuing battle between the Excise Men and the locals trying to salvage the lucrative cargo, that of 50,000 cases of Whisky. The shipwreck and it’s cargo was like manna from heaven to the Islanders, whose island was totally dry, without any type of alcohol, which some would say is part of the life blood of the Scottish Islands! The sterling cast includes Gregor Fisher, Eddie Izzard, Sean Biggerstaff, James Cosmo, Ellie Kendrick, Kevin Guthrie and Tim Pigott-Smith. (98 mins)

THE HOUSE (15)
Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler play Scott and Kate Johansen, buttoned-up parents facing up to the fact that Alex, their only daughter, is about to head to college. Just as they grapple with this new freedom, the town council leader announces that, due to budget cuts, Alex’s scholarship has been rescinded. After being refused pay rises and loans, they hit on an implausible plan after a trip to Vegas - they’re going to open an illegal underground casino in the house of their recently separated gambling-addict friend, Frank (Jason Mantzoukas). As the cash rolls in and the good times fly, Scott and Kate soon learn that they may have bitten off more than they can chew. This old school adult comedy blockbuster is given a fashionable modern spin that provides big laughs with an enjoyably grisly streak and Ferrell and Poehler are on top comedy form aided by a film stealing turn from Mantzoukas. (88 mins)

HAMPSTEAD (12)
Emily (Diane Keaton), an American widow, lives in a converted mansion beside Hampstead Heath in London. Living in a hut on the Heath itself is Donald (Brendan Gleeson), a scruffy hermit who just wants to be left alone. The local council want him gone so that the land can be developed and send threatening letters which he tears up. However, Emily is drawn to his predicament and together they take on the land developers & when the two fall for each other, their on-off romance has to face the prejudices of everyone around them. Loosely based on a true story, this is a charming & funny life-affirming tale about how love surfaces in the most unexpected places & proves age is no barrier to second chances. The sterling cast also includes James Norton, Jason Watkins, Lesley Manville & Simon Callow. (102 mins)

SNATCHED (15)
Dumped by her boyfriend on the eve of their vacation, impetuous dreamer Emily Middleton (Amy Schumer) persuades her ultra cautious mother, Linda (Goldie Hawn) to accompany her on an exotic getaway to South America. However, events soon take a disastrous turn and polar opposites, Emily and Linda realise that working through their differences as mother and daughter - in unpredictable, hilarious fashion - is the only way to escape the wildly outrageous jungle adventure they have fallen into. This raucous, bawdy comedy is fun all the way with the double act of Schumer and Hawn proving a charming, winning double act. With Wanda Sykes and Joan Cusack. (90 mins)

THEIR FINEST (12)

Gemma Arterton plays Catrin, a diffident young Welsh woman with no screenwriting experience, who lands a job making short propaganda films for the Ministry of Information at the height of the Blitz with a makeshift cast and crew. Partnered alongside jaded fellow screenwriter, Buckley (Sam Claflin), the pair set off to make a film that will warm the hearts of the nation as well as capturing the imagination of the American population and inspire the U.S. to enter the war. This charming adaptation of Lissa Evan’s novel is witty, romantic, moving and ultimately uplifting and benefits from beautiful cinematography and impressive set design. The performances are universally excellent with Bill Nighy as a vain and ageing ham and Jeremy Irons as the dictatorial but out-of-touch Secretary of War on top comic form. (117 mins)
GOING IN STYLE (12)
Zach Braff directs this amiable comedy based on the 1979 film. Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin star as Willie, Joe and Al, three disillusioned retirees. Down on their luck after becoming impoverished by the pitiful pension payments they receive after the company they have worked for their entire lives is sold to a foreign corporation. Desperate to pay the bills and come through for their loved ones, the desperate three risk it all by embarking on a daring bid to knock off the very bank that absconded with their money. Having no idea where to start, they enlist the help of some shady characters along the way to show them the ropes before risking it all in their daring heist. The cast also includes Joey King, Matt Dillon and Christopher Lloyd. (92 mins)

THE TIME OF THEIR LIVES (12)
In this feel good British comedy, former Hollywood siren Helen (Joan Collins) finds herself out of work and desperate for one last chance to be in the limelight & prove to Hollywood she’s not an old has-been. Determined to gatecrash her ex-lover's funeral on a glamorous French hideaway, Helen escapes her London retirement home with the help of Priscilla (Pauline Collins), a repressed English housewife stuck in a bad marriage. Pooling their limited resources, they hit the road together by coach, ferry, car and foot in a race to get to the funeral on time, becoming entangled in a love triangle with a reclusive Italian millionaire (Franco Nero) along the way.
On this unforgettable journey, they find true friendship in one another - and have the time of their lives. (104 mins)

BEAUTY AND THE BEAST 
(PG)
This spectacular and critically acclaimed live-action adaptation of Disney’s 1991 animated classic Beauty and the Beast is a stunning, cinematic event. Belle is a bright, beautiful and independent young woman who is taken prisoner by a Beast in his castle. Despite her fears, she befriends the castle’s enchanted staff and learns to look beyond the Beast’s hideous exterior and realize the kind heart of the true Prince within. The sumptuous set designs, memorable musical score and compelling story are complemented by an all star cast recreating the well loved characters, headed by Emma Watson as Belle, Dan Stevens as the Beast and Luke Evans as the handsome but villainous Gaston ably supported by Kevin KlineJosh GadEwan McGregorStanley TucciIan McKellen and Emma Thompson. This is perfect entertainment for any audience. (129 mins)

LA LA LAND (12)
Sebastian and Mia are drawn together by their common desire to do what they love. But as success mounts they are faced with decisions that begin to fray the fragile fabric of their love affair, and the dreams they worked so hard to maintain in each other threaten to rip them apart. Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling star as the actress and jazz musician pursuing their Hollywood dreams and finding each other in a vibrant celebration of hope, dreams and love. Bold, retro, funny and heartfelt, this modern song and dance musical phenomena won countless awards and is a passionate, exquisitely filmed piece of escapist entertainment that’s sure to bring a smile to audiences. (128 mins)

ALLIED (15)

In 1942 North Africa, Canadian intelligence officer Max Vatan (Brad Pitt) encounters French Resistance fighter Marianne Beausejour (Marion Cotillard) on a deadly mission behind enemy lines. Reunited in London with plans to marry, their relationship is threatened by the extreme pressures of the war as heavy clouds of distrust and suspicion threaten their relationship, when Max receives a call from the Secret Service claiming that Marianne is actually an impostor. This deft and diverting large -scale epic romantic adventure oozes class and recalls the glossy heyday of Hollywood cinema. The expert direction of veteran Robert Zemeckis is complemented by the handsome photography, sumptuous set design and compelling central performances. (124 mins)
WILD OATS (12)
After her husband‘s passing, Eva (Shirley MacLaine), faces life on her own for the very first time. With the threat of moving into a care home on the horizon, she feels that her best days have come and gone. However when she receives a life insurance cheque mistakenly made out for five million dollars, Eva and her best friend, Maddie (Jessica Lange) decide to go wild and jet off on the luxury holiday of a lifetime in sunny Spain and discover it's never too late to find adventure. However pandemonium unleashes when the insurance company realise their error and fly out to find the women. This heart-warming and very funny tale boasts a star studded cast including Demi Moore, Billy Connolly and Rebecca Da Costa. (91 mins)

A UNITED KINGDOM (12)
From director Amma Asante (Belle), starring David Oyelowo (Selma) and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) and set against the breath-taking backdrops of the African savannah and period London, this critically acclaimed romantic drama celebrates the inspiring real-life romance of Seretse Khama, King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. A soaring love story, the film expertly recreates a long-forgotten chapter of Britain’s history – one of political intrigue, “subversive” racism and colonialism – one in which love crosses all boundaries and taboos. (111 mins)

A STREETCAT NAMED BOB (12)
Based on the true life story and international best-selling book, this is a moving and uplifting film that will touch the heart of everyone. When London busker and recovering drug addict James Bowen finds injured ginger street cat Bob in his sheltered accommodation, he has no idea just how much his life is about to change. The fact-based feelgood tale is the inspiration for an unapologetically heartwarming movie that will move all but the most cynical of viewers. Starring Luke Treadaway, Joanne Froggatt and Anthony Head. (103 mins)

BRIDGET JONES’S BABY (15)
After breaking up with Mark Darcy, Bridget Jones’s is fortysomething and single again. She decides to focus on her job as top news producer and surround herself with friends. Then her love life takes a turn as Bridget meets a dashing American, the suitor who is everything Mr. Darcy is not. In an unlikely twist she finds herself pregnant, but she can only be fifty percent sure of the identity of her baby’s father. Author Helen Fielding wrote the screenplay for this breezy and genuinely funny & satisfying comeback with a solid story and terrific performances that combine to keep audiences amused, appalled and amused again. Starring Renee Zellweger, Colin Firth, Patrick Dempsey, Emma Thompson, Gemma Jones & Jim Broadbent. (123 mins)​
CAFÉ SOCIETY (12)
Woody Allen writes and directs this comedy drama starring Jesse Eisenberg, Kristen Stewart and Steve Carell. In the 1930s, young New Yorker Bobby travels to Los Angeles to work for his uncle Phil, a prominent Hollywood agent. Phil assigns Vonnie, one of his office assistants, to show Bobby the sights of L.A. Their sightseeing rendezvous eventually turn romantic, but are stymied by the existence of Vonnie’s pre-existing but mysteriously absent boyfriend. When the gossamer-thin secret of this love triangle is revealed, Bobby moves back to New York to manage a nightclub owned by his gangster brother, where he becomes enthralled by New York's high society. This fluffy and charming confection features excellent performances and exquisite cinematography. (96 mins)​

HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE (12)
Raised in foster care, defiant orphan Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. He quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving Aunt Bella, the grumpy Uncle Hec, and dog Tupac. When a tragedy strikes that threatens to ship Ricky to another home, both he and Hec go on the run in the bush. As a national manhunt ensues, the newly branded outlaws must assess their options: go out in a blaze of glory or overcome their differences and survive as a family. A charming, funny adventure drama with endearing characters and expert direction. Starring Sam Neill, Julian Dennison and Rhys Darby. (97 mins)​

DAVID BRENT: LIFE ON THE ROAD (15)
Ricky Gervais writes, directs and stars in this documentary-style comedy, reprising his most famous role as The Office character David Brent. Taking place 15 years after the British sitcom, the film follows the former office manager as he takes time off from his day job as a sales rep to tour with his rock band Foregone Conclusion. Leaving behind his job at Slough, Brent takes to the M25 on a self-funded tour, with bandmates who can't really stand him, to play to disappointing crowds across the country in one last attempt at breaking into show business. Joined on the road by talented young rapper Dom Johnson (Doc Brown), David is followed by cameras, for what he believes will be a successful film, eager to catch up with him since his documentary appearance. (96 mins)

ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: THE MOVIE (15)
Big screen spin-off of the award-winning TV series starring Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley as the infamous Edina and Patsy. Causing mayhem and havoc wherever they go, Edina and Patsy continue to enjoy their booze-soaked, glamorous lifestyle when they find themselves taking the blame for a major faux pas at a trendy London launch party. Consequently hounded by the media and paparazzi, the pair flee to the south of France where they immediately settle in to the ways of lavish living. A host of stars includes June Whitfield, Jane Horrocks, Julia Sawalha, Kate Moss, Mark Gatiss, Kathy Burke, Celia Imrie, Emma Bunton, Stella McCartney, Dawn French, Christopher Biggins, Joan Collins and Rebel Wilson. (91 mins)
WAR DOGS
(15)
Two Miami based friends in their early 20s during the Iraq War exploit a little-known government initiative that allows small businesses to bid on U.S. Military contracts. Starting small, they begin raking in big money and are living the high life. But the pair gets in over their heads when they land a $300 million deal to arm the Afghan Military—a deal that puts them in business with some very shady people and the U.S. Government. This exuberant comedic drama, based on actual events, boasts terrific central performances from Jonah Hill and Miles Teller and tells a compelling story that is funny, cynical, exciting and very entertaining. The fact that the story is implausible but true proves that truth really can be stranger than fiction. With Kevin Pollack & Bradley Cooper. (114 mins)
A HOLOGRAM FOR THE KING (12)

This low key but engaging comedy drama stars Tom Hanks as struggling American businessman Alan Clay. Desperate to recoup lost earnings, pay for his daughter's tuition fees & find direction in his life, Clay travels to Saudi Arabia in an attempt to secure a lucrative IT contract with a wealthy Saudi king. After discovering that the king hasn't visited the development in 18 months and, facing the sack, Clay must find the money and willpower to make his project a success and turn his fortunes around. Portraying Clay’s uneven journey of self–discovery as he tries to come to terms with the customs of a foreign land, Hanks expertly draws on his dramatic & comic acting skills anchored to a  solid supporting cast that includes Alexander BlackBen Whishaw, Sarita Choudhury, Tom Skerritt and Sidse Babett Knudsen. (98 mins)

ME BEFORE YOU (12)
Young and quirky Louisa Lou (Emilia Clarke) moves from one job to the next to help her family make ends meet. Her cheerful attitude is put to the test when she becomes a caregiver for Will (Sam Claflin), a wealthy young banker left paralyzed from an accident two years earlier. Will's cynical outlook starts to change when Louisa shows him that life is worth living. As their bond deepens, their lives and hearts change in ways neither one could have imagined. This romantic tear jerker also stars Jenna Coleman, Brendan Coyle & Charles Dance. (110 mins)

LOVE AND FRIENDSHIP (U)
Kate Beckinsale stars as Lady Susan, a high-class widow whose waning finances threaten her status and lifestyle. The sharp-tongued, seductive & manipulative beauty sets her sights on charming Reginald de Courcy in the hope of a marriage and financial security. Her plans are disrupted with the arrival of her daughter Frederica, upon whom Lady Susan thrusts the dull, but extremely wealthy, Sir James Martin. With Chloë Sevigny, Stephen Fry, Xavier Samuel & Tom Bennett, this critically acclaimed and genuinely funny adaptation of Jane Austen’s novella is a rapier sharp comedy that is highly entertaining. (93 mins) 
DESPITE THE FALLING SNOW (15)
After an early career amongst the political elite of Cold War Russia, Alexander Ivanov has lived in America for forty years and has managed to bury the tragic memories surrounding his charismatic late wife, Katya or so he believes. For into his life come two women- one who will start to open up the heart he has protected for so long; another who is determined to uncover the truth about what really happened to Katya all those years ago. As we journey back to the snowbound streets of post-Stalinist Moscow what is revealed is a precarious, dangerous world of secrets and treachery. Adapted from Shamim Sarif’s book, this old school romantic thriller stars Rebecca Ferguson, Charles Dance, Anthony Head & Antje Traue. (93 mins)

FLORENCE FOSTER JENKINS (PG)
This is the inspirational true story of the eponymous New York heiress and socialite who obsessively pursued her dream of becoming a great singer. The voice Florence (Meryl Streep) heard in her head was divine, but to the rest of the world it was hilariously awful. At private recitals, her devoted husband and manager, St Clair Bayfield (Hugh Grant), managed to protect Florence from the truth. But when Florence decided to give her first public concert at New York’s Carnegie Hall, St Clair realised he had perhaps bitten off more than he could chew. The comedy drama directed by Stephen Frears (Philomena, The Queen) celebrates the human spirit, the power of music and the passion of amateurs everywhere. (110 mins)
LEARNING TO DRIVE (15)
Wendy (Patrician Clarkson), a fiery Manhattan book critic, is shocked to reality by the sudden end of her marriage. Always dependent on her husband for driving, she must now learn to take the wheel on her own. Her instructor Darwan (Ben Kingsley) is a Sikh Indian taxi driver, who watches with alarm as his pupil falls apart at the seams. Contemplating an arranged marriage with a woman he has never met, Darwan shows Wendy how to take control of the wheel and she coaches him on how to impress a woman & their unlikely friendship awakens them to the joy, humor, and love in starting life anew. With strong central performances, this is a charming & poignant cross culture tale. (90 mins) 
BLACK MOUNTAIN POETS (15)
Two professional con artist sisters Lisa (Alice Lowe) and Claire (Dolly Wells) go on the run & assume the identities of the owners of their escape vehicle – performance poets called The Wilding Sisters, guest stars of the Poet’s Society retreat in the depths of the Welsh-English border. Thinking this will be an easy task, they don’t count on the presence of handsome poet Richard (Tom Cullen) and his jealous girlfriend Louise (Rosa Robson). Competing for a large cash prize, can they survive the competition and learn to appreciate the powerful beauty of the Black Mountains? This improvised, delightfully breezy low budget tale boasts a sparklingly witty script and a host of terrific performances. (85 mins)
SING STREET
(12)
In 1980’s Dublin, an economic recession forces Conor (Ferdia Walsh-Peelo) out of his comfortable private school and into survival mode at the inner-city public school. He finds hope in the mysterious Raphina (Lucy Boynton), and to win her heart he invites her to star in his non-existent band’s music videos. She agrees so Conor immerses himself in the vibrant rock music trends of the ‘80s by forming a band with a few lads, and the group pours their hearts into writing lyrics and shooting videos. Combining director John Carney’s trademark warmth and humour and featuring a memorable soundtrack with hits from The Cure, Duran Duran, The Police and Genesis, this is a delightful coming-of-age film with engaging performances, to get you dancing in your seat. (106 mins)
GOLDEN YEARS (15)
Fate, the pensions crisis and a steadfast refusal to accept the injustice of old age have contrived to force law abiding, retired couple, Arthur and Martha Goode into a life of crime. Refusing to take the loss of their pensions lying down and to fade away into their declining years, they decide to fight back and take back what was theirs in the first place by robbing banks. In the vein of Lady In the Van and The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, this is a funny, warm hearted British heist thriller that shows just because you're getting old doesn't mean you have to stop having fun. The vintage cast includes Virginia McKenna, Simon Callow, Bernard Hill, Alun Armstrong, Sue Johnston and Una Stubbs. (96 mins)

BREAKING THE BANK (12)
Kelsey Grammer (Frasier) stars as Charles Bunbury, the bumbling chairman of London's historic, yet struggling, bank Tuftons, founded by the family of his wife Penelope (Tamsin Greig). The only problem is that he knows nothing about banking. When ruthless US and Japanese investment banks start circling, Charles bets it all on a risky investment but ends up breaking the bank and is booted out in disgrace. Homeless and living on the streets, Charles begins to form an unlikely alliance in an attempt to get back his wife and her bank. This amusing British comedy also stars Mathew Horne (Gavin & Stacey), John Michael Higgins & Andrew Sachs. (101 mins)

EDDIE THE EAGLE (PG)
Michael Edwards (Taron Egerton) has an unflinching determination to become Great Britain’s first Olympic ski-jumper. Reluctantly aided by former ski-jumper Bronson Peary (Hugh Jackman) as his coach, Eddie is unwavering in his quest to reach the 1988 Calgary Winter Games. Based on actual events, this critically acclaimed crowd pleaser is a genuinely uplifting, inspirational story of a sporting underdog that celebrates human spirit, passion, and one man’s refusal to accept defeat. The classy direction perfectly combines drama and comedy with terrific performances from a cast that includes Christopher Walken, Jo Hartley & Tim McInnerney. (106 mins)
HAIL, CAESAR! (12A)
This enjoyable comedy from the Coen Brothers features Eddie Mannix (Josh Brolin), a Hollywood fixer for Capitol Pictures in the 1950s, who cleans up and solves problems for big names and stars in the industry. When, in the middle of filming a big budget biblical epic, studio star Baird Whitlock (George Clooney) disappears, Mannix has to deal with more than just the fix. This outrageously refreshing mix of humour, satire, song and dance & noir mystery also stars Ralph Fiennes, Scarlett Johansson, Tilda Swinton, Frances McDormand and Channing Tatum. (106 mins)
DAD’S ARMY (PG)
An affectionate big screen reworking of the popular BBC television sitcom. Set in 1944, leading on from the end of the television series, glamorous journalist Rose Winters (Catherine Zeta-Jones) is sent to report on the Walmington-on-Sea Home Guard, which has been suffering from low morale. However, MI5 discovers that a German spy is hiding in the town, giving the platoon a chance to effect real change in the war before it draws to a close. The star studded cast includes Toby Jones as Captain Mainwaring, with Bill Nighy, Michael Gambon, Tom Courtenay, Mark Gatiss, Sarah Lancashire, Daniel Mays, Annette Crosbie, Alison Steadman and Bill Paterson. (100 mins)

JOY (12)
Jennifer Lawrence stars in this biographical drama about Joy Mangano, the inventor of the Miracle Mop. Single mother of three Joy has always dreamed of a better life for her family but is constantly undermined by her dysfunctional family. When a Home Shopping Network executive backs her idea for a self-wringing mop, Joy's life takes a dramatic turn as she finds her identity changing from mother to inventor and entrepreneur. This delightful, offbeat humerous drama won Lawrence the Golden Globe Award & the outstanding cast includes Robert De Niro, Bradley Cooper, Virginia Madsen & Isabella Rossellini. (124 mins)
GRANDMA (15)
In this enjoyable comedy drama, Elle Reid (Lily Tomlin) has just gotten through breaking up with her girlfriend when her granddaughter Sage (Julia Garner) unexpectedly shows up needing 600 dollars to terminate her unwanted pregnancy. Temporarily broke, Grandma Elle and Sage spend the day trying to get their hands on the cash as their unannounced visits to old friends and flames end up rattling skeletons and digging up secrets. Lily Tomlin was nominated for a Golden Globe for her outstanding performance as the unconventional, acerbic, crusty pensioner with a heart of gold. (79 mins)

THE DRESSMAKER (12)
Jocelyn Moorhouse directs this quirky bittersweet revenge comedy melodrama starring Kate Winslet as Tilly Dunnage, a woman who in the 1950’s returns to her hometown in the Australian outback to take care of her ailing mother Molly (Judy Davis). Tilly's return sparks much debate between the residents of the town as she was accused of murdering someone many years ago. Now an expert dressmaker, Myrtle goes about transforming the local fashion while exacting her revenge upon those who have wronged her in the past. Gorgeously filmed and based on the best selling novel by Rosalie Ham, the supporting cast includes Liam Hemsworth and Hugo Weaving. (118 mins)

CAROL (15)
When Carol walks into a New York City department store and meets Therese an unlikely friendship sparks. Carol is an elegant socialite going through a bitter divorce while Therese is just starting out in life; unsure of who she wants to be. Mesmerized by each other, they face a choice: deny their hearts desires or defy society’s conventions but in doing so, risk life as they know it. Based on the best-selling novel, this is a powerful & beautifully filmed romance fuelled by the danger and exhilaration of forbidden love with exquisite performances from Cate Blanchett in the title role and Rooney Mara as Therese. (119 mins)

THE LADY IN THE VAN (12)
Dame Maggie Smith recreates one of her most celebrated roles – the singular Miss Shepherd – in writer Alan Bennett’s big-screen comedic adaptation of his own iconic memoir and stage play. Based on the true story, Miss Shepherd was a woman of uncertain origins who parked her van in Bennett’s London driveway and lived there for 15 years. What began as a begrudged favour became a relationship that would change both their lives. Filmed on the street and in the house where they both lived for all those years, this is funny, poignant and life-affirming. With Alex Jennings, Jim Broadbent & Frances De La Tour. (104 mins)

BROOKLYN (12)
Saoirse Ronan, Domhnall Gleeson, Jim Broadbent & Julie Walters star in this outstanding romantic drama adapted by Nick Hornby from the celebrated novel. Set in the 1950s, young Irish woman Ellis Lacey travels to New York City, hoping to find a better life & begins to adjust to her new surroundings with the help of Italian-American Tony, who she becomes romantically involved with. After news of a family crisis, Ellis returns to Ireland & becomes acquainted with Jim Farrell, finding herself torn between two very different paths. (111 mins)
BURNT (15)
Bradley Cooper stars in this comedy drama as chef Adam Jones. The film follows Adam as he attempts to rebuild his life and career after a period of erratic, drug-fuelled, behaviour led to him losing his restaurant. Adam moves to London from New Orleans where his former maitre d' Tony (Daniel Brühl) reluctantly employs him as head chef at his fine-dining establishment. But to Adam this is only a stepping stone to his real dream - to open a restaurant of his own and achieve a three Michelin star rating. With Sienna Miller, Uma Thurman, Alicia Vikander, John Wells and Emma Thompson. (101 mins)
THE INTERN (12)
Robert De Niro and Anne Hathaway star in this engaging comedy from film-maker Nancy Meyers. When Ben Whittaker, a 70-year-old widower, becomes bored with retired life he decides to return to work, seeking an internship at an online fashion company, owned by Jules Ostin, that runs a senior intern programme. Ben gets the position and as he adjusts to his new surroundings he makes a good impression on his new boss with whom he forms an unlikely friendship. (121 mins)
GEMMA BOVERY (15)
Gemma Arterton and Jason Flemyng star in this ingenious adaptation of Posy Simmonds romantic drama. Village baker Martin Joubert (Fabrice Luchini) has an obsession with the Gustave Flaubert novel Madame Bovary so when a young English couple move into the village, he is delighted to learn their names are Gemma and Charles Bovery. As he gets to know the Boverys he realises that their lives are running in parallel to those of the characters in his favourite novel and when Gemma embarks upon a passionate affair, Martin fears his new friend is heading for a tragic end like that of her namesake. (99 mins)

A WALK IN THE WOODS (15)
Robert Redford stars as Bill Bryson in this adaptation of the travel writer's memoirs. After spending ten years in England, Bryson feels adventure calling and decides to return to his American homeland to hike the 2,200 mile-long Appalachian Trail. Despite his wife (Emma Thompson)'s concerned objections, he embarks upon the gruelling journey with the only person that would join him, his old friend, recovering alcoholic and long-time philanderer Katz (Nick Nolte). Although Bill sought out the tranquility of nature, Katz's presence ruins his best intentions and the differing pair find themselves up against the many dangers lurking in their harsh surroundings. (104 mins)
THE COBBLER (12)
In this engaging fantasy comedy drama, lonely Max Simkin (Adam Sandler) continues the family tradition of repairing shoes for a living in Manhattan. Max's ordinary life takes an unusual turn when he discovers he possesses a stitching machine that when used to repair a shoe, can transport him into the body of its owner. Freed from his existence in the shop, Max is let loose on the city under the guise of his various customers where he can cause mayhem without consequences & truly experience walking in another man’s shoes. With Dustin Hoffmann, Ellen Barkin & Steve Buscemi. (98 mins)
VACATION (15)
National Lampoons Vacation was one of the classic screwball comedies of the 1980’s. Now the next generation of Griswolds is at it again and on the road for another ill-fated adventure. Following in his father’s footsteps and hoping for some much-needed family bonding, a grown-up Rusty Griswold (Ed Helms) surprises his wife, Debbie (Christina Applegate), and their two sons with a cross-country trip back to America’s “favourite family fun park,” Walley World. (99 mins)
THE QUIET MAN (U)
John Wayne stars in this timeless 1952 romantic comedy drama directed by John Ford. Irish-American boxer Sean Thornton returns to Ireland to reclaim his family's farm in Inisfree. But when love intervenes he is forced to fight again to win the heart and hand of local girl Mary (Maureen O'Hara). A poetic & deeply felt sentiment for Ireland’s past, it’s traditions and sense of community. For the first time, this evergreen favourite has been restored in High Definition to highlight it’s astonishing Oscar winning Technicolor cinematography. With a winning ensemble cast, humour, drama and heartfelt sentiment, this is a film guaranteed to please any audience.(126 mins)

HOT PURSUIT (12)
Reese Witherspoon and Sofía Vergara star in this engaging crime comedy. By the book police officer Rose Cooper is assigned to protect an informer against a mob boss. However Cooper comes under attack from masked gunmen but manages to escape with the mobster’s wife Daniella. From then on one thing after another goes wrong as the two race through Texas pursued by crooked cops and murderous gunmen. Can Cooper protect Daniella from harm and gain the respect of her colleagues? (87 mins)
ELSA & FRED (12)
Romantic comedy starring Shirley MacLaine and Christopher Plummer. After his daughter persuades him to move into a new apartment, aged widower Fred strikes up a friendship with his eccentric 74-year-old neighbour Elsa, who convinces him it's never too late to keep enjoying life. Although he seemed resigned to a miserable bedridden existence, Frank embraces Elsa's youthful enthusiasm as she introduces him to the path of life and entertains him with outlandish stories about her past life. But when he discovers Elsa's terminally ill, Frank decides to accompany her on the trip of her dreams to the eternal city of Rome to help her fulfill a lifelong ambition. With Marcia Gay Harden & George Segal. (93 mins)
OUT OF AFRICA (12)
Winner of seven Academy Awards, including Best Picture, director Sidney Pollack's 1985 panoramic treatment of Karen Blixen’s novel is rich in atmosphere and slow-burning emotion. Arriving in Africa in the early 1900s after a marriage of convenience to her Swedish cousin Baron Blixen (Klaus Maria Brandauer) an amoral womaniser, the courageous Blixen (Meryl Streep) endures many hardships and personal tragedies. But, ultimately, she falls in love with her new homeland, its people, and a devil-may-care white hunter (Robert Redford). Stunning scenery combines with memorable performances, a finely honed screenplay, and John Barry's sumptuously expressive music. (155 mins)
QUEEN AND COUNTRY (15)
Director John Boorman’s follow on to his celebrated 1987 autobiographical Hope and Glory. Ten years on, the now 18-year-old Bill Rohan starts basic training for military service during the Korean War. He befriends fellow serviceman Percy, under the watchful eye of Sgt. Major Bradley. Still living in his family home on the Thames, Bill returns to quiet domestic life when not causing mayhem with his new friend or romancing troubled blonde Ophelia. A superb ensemble cast, including Callum Turner, David Thewlis & Richard E. Grant, paint a wonderfully funny and often moving depiction of a still-recovering postwar England. (114 mins)
KINKY BOOTS (12)
This terrific 2005 Comedy-drama is based on actual events. Charlie Price, owner of a traditional men's footwear factory In Northampton that has survived in his family for generations, faces the imminent closure of his beloved business which would have a severe impact on the employment prospects of local people. That is, until a chance meeting with flamboyant cabaret act Lola convinces him that, to stay afloat, his company's footwear range will have to branch out. Turning out stylish kinky boots for transvestites like Lola and her colleagues is not quite what he had in mind. Starring Joel Edgerton, Gwenlilian Davis, Kellie Bright, Linda Bassett, Chiwetel Ejiofor & Nick Frost. (107 mins)
MOULIN ROUGE (12)
Christian (Ewan McGregor) is an aspiring bohemian writer, eking out a living in late 19th century Paris. An unlikely series of events result in him impersonating a Duke at the Moulin Rouge, Paris' most decadent club, and he falls tragically in love with its biggest star, Satine (Nicole Kidman). Events conspire against young love as the film speeds energetically towards its fateful conclusion. Baz Luhrmann’s truly unique musical is a gaudy spectacular, with it’s barrage of stylised music, dance, colour, design and human passion. (122 mins)
SCHOOL FOR SCOUNDRELS (U)
This hilarious 1960 British comedy classic, with an all star cast about a habitual loser who enrolls at the dubious college of one-up-manship in Yeovil to learn how to get revenge on everyone who has treated him badly and romance his girlfriend, is a timeless testament to the great British film comedies of yesteryear. The expert direction of Robert Hamer and priceless performances of Ian Carmichael, Alastair Sim, Terry Thomas, Janette Scott, John Le Mesurier and Dennis Price are the icing on the cake of this feel good and acerbic adaptation of the Stephen Potter novels, now restored in HD. (94 mins) FOUR WEDDINGS AND A FUNERAL (15)
This hugely popular comedy established Hugh Grant as Hollywood's favourite bumbling Brit and garnered Oscar nominations for Best Picture and Richard Curtis' screenplay. Shy Londoner Charles meets American Carrie (Andie MacDowell) at a friend's wedding and enjoys a one-night stand with her. The next time they meet, again at a wedding, Carrie is accompanied by a rich fiancé, leaving Charles heartbroken. With another wedding on the horizon, there is still time for him to win the love of his transatlantic sweetheart. With Simon Callow, John Hannah, Kristin Scott Thomas & Corin Redgrave. (112 mins)

TED 2 (15)
Newlywed stuffed teddy Ted and wife Tami want to have a baby, but in order to qualify to be a parent, Ted will have to prove he's a person in a court of law. Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and voice star in this follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time, joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow writers Alec Sulkin and Wellesley Wild. Riotous, irreverent and very funny. (115 mins)

SPY (15)
Melissa McCarthy, Jude Law and Allison Janney star in this enjoyable action comedy. Susan Cooper took a job at the CIA with hopes of one day becoming a field agent. Years on, she is still stuck behind a desk as an unappreciated analyst with her partner being the one getting his hands dirty. When all the top agents' identities are compromised, Susan volunteers to go deep undercover in a sting designed to capture one of the world's most notorious arms dealers. With Miranda Hart, Jason Statham and Rose Byrne. (120 mins)
AGE OF ADALINE (12A)
Adaline (Blake Lively), who is born at the turn of 20th century, is rendered ageless after an accident. Remaining 29 years old for almost eight decades, she leads a solitary existence, never allowing herself to get close to anyone who might reveal her secret. But a chance encounter with charismatic philanthropist Ellis Jones reignites her passion for life and romance. When a weekend away with his parents threatens to uncover the truth, Adaline makes a decision that will change her life forever. This engaging fantasy with a steel edge is a well- written story with whimsical humour, romance and drama with great performances from a cast that includes Ellen Burstyn, Kathy Baker & Harrison Ford. (112 mins)

MAN UP (15)
This critically received 2015 romantic comedy stars Simon Pegg and Lake Bell. When 40 year old divorcee Jack mistakenly believes 34 year-old Nancy to be his much younger blind date she decides to go along with it, taking a chance in the hope of finding the right man for her. The pair enjoy a great, if chaotic, time together until Jack discovers the truth about Nancy's identity. Has she ruined her chance of a future with Jack? Genuinely funny with a cast that includes Harriet Walter, Olivia Williams, Rory Kinnear and Ken Stott.
BEFORE YOU GO (15)
After the death of their mother, three sisters return to the small English coastal town where they had lived as girls, each weighed down with their own troubles. Teresa, the eldest, is unsure about the future of the business she runs with her husband; middle-sister Mary is concerned she might be pregnant; and Catherine, the youngest, has troubles with her Spanish boyfriend. Arguing about events in the past, the three women remember what their mother meant to them and edge towards significant changes in their own lives. This poignant & very funny, comedy drama from the director of Shirley Valentine stars Julie Walters, John Hannah, Joanne Whalley, Patricia Hodge & Tom Wilkinson. (91 mins)

DANNY COLLINS (15)
Al Pacino stars as ageing rock star Danny Collins in this engaging comedy drama. The musician, who long ago abandoned his artistic integrity, is given a long lost letter by his manager written to him by his idol John Lennon. Inspired, he seeks to reconnect with his inspiration for songwriting and meet Tom, the adult son he's never known. As he prepares to compose new material for the first time in decades, the reformed hedonist faces opposition to unite his family from Tom and his wife Samantha who resent his timely intrusion. With Christopher Plummer, Annette Bening, Jennifer Garner, Katarina Cas & Bobby Cannavale. (106 mins)

THE HAPPIEST DAYS OF YOUR LIFE (U)

A ministry error sees the girls of St. Swithin's School billeted with the boys of Nutbourne College and their warring head teachers and staff have to join forces to conceal this from parents and inspectors. This 1950 classic from the golden period of British film comedy is adapted from John Dighton’s play and predates the St Trinian’s film series. The script is genuinely funny, Alastair Sim and Margaret Rutherford are at their comic best as the respective heads and the supporting cast of Edward Rigby, Guy Middleton, Richard Wattis and the sublime Joyce Grenfell is priceless. A beautifully restored HD print of this feel good audience pleaser is the icing on the cake. (81 mins) 

THE CHOIR (15)
The inspirational story of a rebellious young boy with a remarkable singing voice who is sent to a prestigious music school and challenged by a demanding teacher. A stellar ensemble cast includes Dustin Hoffman, Kathy Bates, Debra Winger, Josh Lucas plus an exciting group of newcomers as the teachers and young singers battling through fierce national contests in order to take their boy choir to new competitive heights. Featuring a stunning soundtrack of choral music by Handel, Britten, Tallis and Mendelssohn, this is an uplifting story of talent, adolescence and mentorship and realizing your dream. (103 mins)

A ROYAL NIGHT OUT (12)
This highly engaging comedy drama, inspired by true events, follows the future Queen of England and her sister as they go out on the town to celebrate the end of the Second World War. On VE Day, 8th May 1945, Princess Elizabeth and her younger sister Princess Margaret beg their parents King George VI and Queen Elizabeth to let them leave Buckingham Palace for the night so they can join in the celebrations. The King and Queen give their consent and Elizabeth and Margaret head out incognito but their night takes some unexpected turns.
Starring Sarah Gadon, Bel Powley, Rupert Everett & Emily Watson. (97 mins)
X+Y (12A)
Teenage maths prodigy Nathan (Asa Butterfield), diagnosed at an early age as being on the autistic spectrum, struggles when it comes to building relationships with other people, not least with his mother, Julie (Sally Hawkins). Finding comfort in numbers, Nathan is taken under the wing of unconventional teacher, Mr. Humphreys & the pair forge an unusual friendship. Eventually, Nathan’s talents win him a place on the UK National team at the International Mathematics Olympiad & the team travel to Taiwan. From suburban England to bustling Taipei and back again, this original and heart-warming film tracks the funny and complex relationships that Nathan builds. (111 mins)

TRASH (15)
When two trash-picking boys from Rio’s slums find a wallet in their local dump, little do they imagine that their lives are about to change forever. But when the local police show up, offering a handsome reward for the wallet’s return, the boys realise that what they’ve found must be important. Based on Andy Mulligan’s best-selling novel, Rooney Mara, Martin Sheen, Wagner Moura and Selton Mello star in this thrilling and amusing adventure directed by Stephen Daldry and written by Richard Curtis. (109 mins)

FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD (12)
Based on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, this critically acclaimed latest adaptation is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank (Tom Sturridge), a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William (Michael Sheen), a prosperous and mature bachelor. This timeless story of Bathsheba’s choices and passions explores the nature of relationships and love – as well as the human ability to overcome hardships through resilience and perseverance. (119 mins)

FOCUS (15)
Will Smith and Margot Robbie star in this stylish romantic crime comedy. Experienced conman Nicky Spurgeon has an affair with the beautiful Jess Barrett, an intern he is teaching how to pull off small tricks. After going their separate ways, they meet again three years later and find themselves on opposite sides of the same big con, with Jess now a skilled confidence trickster herself. As they each try to successfully carry out the risky scheme, Nickys plans go awry due to the involvement of his former flame. How will they both fare? (105 mins)

THE SECOND BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL (PG)

Following on from their exploits in original 2012 film, Muriel (Maggie Smith) is now the manager of the hotel owned by Sonny (Dev Patel) and Evelyn (Judi Dench), along with new found companion Douglas (Bill Nighy) help to run the day to day business. When Sonny realises that he has only one room left, he decides to dream bigger than ever and open the Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. The cast also includes Richard Gere, Tamsin Greig, Penelope Wilton & Celia Imrie. Another hugely enjoyable, irresistible swirl of heart warming life lessons, funny valentines and ravishing local Indian colour, (122 mins)

SHAUN THE SHEEP MOVIE (U)

Clever and funny feature length movie from Aardman Animations (Wallace and Gromit). After their mischievous behaviour gets their farmer in a spot of bother, Shaun the sheep and his friends go to the city to save him.. In the course of an action packed adventure they experience a host of wild and funny mishaps, as well as meeting new and interesting characters, including a little orphan dog called Slip who makes Shaun realise that having a home and a family is not something to be taken for granted. (85 mins)

BIRDMAN (15)
Michael Keaton stars in this fascinating black comedy drama, nominated for 9 Oscars and winning Best Film and Director. Washed up actor Riggan Thomson is still remembered today for his portrayal of superhero Birdman from his early career. Fed up with being typecast, Riggan aims to broaden his fan base and win back some of his credibility through a performance on Broadway, but his biggest problem has always been his ego so he must put aside his feelings of self importance to rekindle his career. With Emma Stone, Naomi Watts & Edward Norton. (119 mins)

ST.VINCENT(12A)
In this winning comedy drama, Bill Murray plays Vincent, a misanthropic and curmudgeonly old man who becomes responsible for his neighbour Maggies son Oliver. Maggie, who is starting her new job at the hospital while going through divorce proceedings from Olivers father, employs Vincent to take care of him after school. Unbeknown to Maggie, Vincent is a heavy drinker and smoker and likes to hang around bars and racetracks in his spare time. But is there more to Vincent than meets the eye? With Naomi Watts and Melissa McCarthy. (102 mins)

PADDINGTON (PG)
Nicole Kidman and Hugh Bonneville star in this enchanting and ingenious family comedy based on the popular childrens books by Michael Bond. A young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven. However, Paddington is soon in danger when a taxidermist attempts to get her hands on him for her museum collection. With Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon & Imelda Staunton. (95mins)

THE HUNDRED FOOT JOURNEY (PG)
Steven Spielberg and Oprah Winfrey produced this likeable and beautifully shot comedy drama starring Helen Mirren. In the South of France, top class chef Madame Mallory enjoys a formidable reputation with her restaurant. When Papa Kadam and his family move from India to open an Indian restaurant on the other side of the street, she is determined to get them to leave. As she gets to know the family however she discovers that the eldest son has a very special talent in the kitchen. Can the two very different chefs put aside their differences for the sake of serving fine cuisine? (122 mins)

AND SO IT GOES (12)
Michael Douglas and Diane Keaton star in this likeable comedy directed by Rob Reiner. Selfish, egocentric real estate agent Orens whole life changes when his estranged son arrives at the house with a daughter he knew nothing about and he unassumingly takes on the role of granddad. With no idea how to take care of a child, he accepts the help of his caring neighbour Leah. As Oren slowly learns how to love and care for another human being, his self-centred lifestyle begins to take a backseat. (94 mins)

PRIDE (15)
Its the summer of 1984 at the height of the miners strike. Inspired by what he sees as a common cause, gay activist Mark rallies a ragtag group of friends to collect money for the Welsh miners. The macho miners are initially suspicious, but gradually appreciate their unexpected new benefactors. This feel good comedy drama is the true story of two seemingly alien communities who form a surprising and ultimately triumphant partnership. The first class cast is headed by Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton and Ben Schnetzer. (120 mins)

MAGIC IN THE MOONLIGHT (12A)
Woody Allen writes and directs this delightful romantic comedy starring Colin Firth and Emma Stone. In the 1920s, English magician and illusionist Stanley Crawford travels to the French Riviera where he attempts to expose the secrets of spirit medium Sophie Baker, who is suspected of exploiting the wealthy Catledge family and Stanley finds her staying in their home, having been invited there by Grace Catledge, who wants the clairvoyants help in contacting her deceased husband. Though initially sceptical, Stanley gradually begins to believe Sophie might be genuine. With Marcia Gay Harden, Eileen Atkins and Simon McBurney. (98 mins)

WHAT WE DID ON OUR HOLIDAY (12A)
David Tennant, Rosamund Pike and Billy Connolly star in this celebrated family comedy. As Doug, his wife Abi and their three children prepare to travel up to the Scottish Highlands for Dougs fathers 75th birthday, they give their children a list of things that are to be kept secret, including the fact that daddy lives in a different house to mummy. While their offspring set about telling Grandpa the ins and outs of their lives down in London, including intimate details of parental arguments, the couple try to put aside their differences and have an enjoyable weekend. With Celia Imrie, Ben Miller and Annette Crosbie. (95 mins)

THE GRAND SEDUCTION (12)
Taylor Kitsch and Brendan Gleeson star in this heart warming comedy drama. The community of the small harbour village of Tickle Head in Newfoundland is in urgent need of employment. With talks of a petrochemical factory opening in the village, the people are desperate to make it happen; the only problem is that there is a condition in place that states they must have a resident doctor. When a young doctor is caught by airport security with cocaine, the mayor sees an opportunity and tells him that there will be no charges filed if he stays in the village to serve as their doctor for one month. Plans are made to get every member of the community to seduce him to stay. (113 mins)

LIFE OF CRIME (15)
Jennifer Aniston and Tim Robbins star in this comedy drama adapted from the novel by Elmore Leonard. When Frank Dawson gets a phone call demanding a million dollar ransom for his kidnapped wife Mickey he is reluctant to pay up. Having already decided to leave his wife for mistress Melanie (Isla Fisher) Frank can escape his loveless marriage without actually having to go through the trouble of a divorce. Frank and the kidnappers engage in a series of double crosses and stitch ups, playing off each other with the life of Mickey hanging in the balance. Will Mickey make it out alive or will Frank finally be free? (99 Mins)

TAMMY (15)
Melissa McCarthy and Susan Sarandon star in this road trip comedy. Tammy loses her job at a fast food chain and discovers her husband Greg cheating on her with her neighbour. Deciding to leave town and head to Niagara Falls, Tammy, who is in need of money and a vehicle for the trip, has no choice but to bring along her grandmother Pearl. As their journey progresses it becomes clear that Pearl is an alcoholic and while trying to look after her, Tammy gets involved in various misadventures. With Kathy Bates, Dan Aykroyd and Toni Collette. (97 mins)

CHEF (15)
When Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise his creative integrity for its controlling owner (Dustin Hoffman), he is left to figure out whats next. In Miami, he teams up with his ex wife, his friend and his son to launch a food truck. Taking to the road, Chef Carl goes back to his roots to reignite his passion for the kitchen and zest for life and love. This feel good comedy is both funny  & charming with a first rate cast that includes Robert Downey jr, John Leguizamo & Scarlett Johansson. (114 mins)

MRS BROWNS BOYS DMOVIE (15)

The popular TV comedy makes the jump to the big screen in this rip roaring comic romp, set in the streets of Dublin, starring Brendan O Carroll and his family. When market trader Agnes Brown finds her stall under threat from a ruthless developer, she and her family embark on a campaign to save their livelihood, aided only by a motley troop comprising Busters blind trainee ninjas, a barrister with an unhelpful affliction, and Grandads elderly friends. As daughter Cathy turns her back on the family business and unwanted secrets emerge from her past, could the Brown matriarch finally be out of her depth? (94 mins)

THE LOVE PUNCH (12A)
Enjoyable heist comedy caper starring Pierce Brosnan, Emma Thompson, Timothy Spall and Celia Imrie. Richard Jones is all set for retirement only to find that his pension fund has been stolen through the fraudulent workings of Vincent Kruger, who has recently bought the company. Enlisting the help of ex wife Kate and friends Jerry and Penelope, Richard sets off for France to steal the diamond necklace of Vincents fiancée, which they feel will fully compensate for the lost funds. Can they track Vincent down and secure their future? (94 mins)

A PROMISE (PG) 

In 1912 Germany, social secretary Friedrich Zeitz is whisked off to ailing factory owner Karl Hoffmeisters estate to act as a tutor for his young son. Soon Friedrich catches the eye of Hoffmeisters younger wife, Lotte but their instant attraction is challenged both by Zeitzs general reticence and Lottes loyalty to her husband.

Adapted from Stefan Zweigs novella, this is a beautifully filmed, powerful love story of a married woman and her husbands protege separated first by duties, then by war. Despite pledging their devotion to one another, can they ever be together? Stunningly cinematic with sterling performances from Richard Madden, Rebecca Hall & Alan Rickman. (94 mins)

THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL (15)

This stylish, light hearted & beautifully filmed whimsy recounts the adventures of Gustave H (Ralph Fiennes), a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune are set against the back drop of a dramatically changing Continent. The stellar cast includes Bill Murray, Tom Wilkinson, Tilda Swinton, Edward Norton, Jude Law and Jeff Goldblum. (100 mins)

THE FAMILY (15)

Crime comedy directed by Luc Besson and starring Robert De Niro and Michelle Pfeiffer. An ex-mafia boss is moved to rural France under the witness protection program after snitching on old friends back in the States. Given new identities as the Blake family, Fred, his wife Maggie and their two children Belle and Warren struggle to fit in to the French way of life and it isnt long before their old ways of dealing with trouble attract attention from mafiosos back home. Ultimately chaos ensues as old scores are settled in the unlikeliest of settings. Also starring Tommy Lee Jones. (111 mins)

THE SECRET LIFE OF WALTER MITTY (PG)

Beautifully filmed 2013 adaptation of James Thurbers classic story of a day dreamer (Ben Stiller) who escapes his anonymous life by disappearing into a world of fantasies filled with heroism, romance and action. When his job along with that of his co worker are threatened, Walter takes action in the real world embarking on a global journey that turns into an adventure more extraordinary than anything he could have ever imagined. This outstanding and uplifting visual treat also stars Kristen Wiig, Sean Penn and Shirley Maclaine. (125 mins)

SAVING MR BANKS (12)

A poignant, sharply funny and moving recounting of Walt Disneys (Tom Hanks) quest to fulfil a promise to his daughters to make a film of their favourite book Mary Poppins, and of its fiercely protective author PL Travers (Emma Thompson), who had no intention of letting her beloved nanny go to Hollywood.  Walt must pull out all the stops to change her mind and is ultimately forced to reach back into his own childhood to discover the truth about the ghosts that haunt her. Academy Award winner Paul Giamatti, Colin Farrell and Ruth Wilson round out the terrific cast. (125 mins)

ONE CHANCE (12A)
Starring newcomer James Corden, this is the inspirational true story of Paul Potts, a shy, bullied shop assistant by day, and an amateur opera singer by night. Paul became an instant phenomenon after winning Britain's Got Talent. Wowing audiences worldwide with his phenomenal voice, Paul went onto win the prestigious competition, a recording contract, and the hearts of millions. From his humble beginnings in Wales to glamorous Venice, this is both funny and heart warming. Also starring Julie Walters. (103 mins)

ABOUT TIME (15)
At the age of 21, Tim is told an incredible family secret by his father: all the men in his family have the ability to relive their past. He can revisit any moment in his life to try things differently until he gets them perfectly right and decides to use his special gift to win the heart of the beautiful Mary, but finds that the course of true love can be hilariously difficult - even with the ability to try, try and try again. Director Richard Curtis (Notting Hill, Four Weddings and a Funeral) has fashioned a romantic comedy about love, life and time travel, which discovers that, in the end, making the most of life may not need time travel at all. Starring Bill Nighy, Rachel McAdams and Tom Hollander. (118 mins)

AUSTENLAND (12A)
American Jane Hayes (Keri Russell) is obsessed with Pride and Prejudice. Her inability to find a stable relationship is because any prospective boyfriend is measured unfavourably against Colin Firths Mr Darcy. Spending her life savings, Jane heads to Austenland in England, where Mrs Wattlesbrook (Jane Seymour) presides over a costumed experience designed to create an immersive Austen world that allows Jane to be the heroine of her own story. However, she will have a difficult time determining where fantasy ends and real life and love begins in this ingenious and sharp romantic comedy. (97 mins)

SUNSHINE ON LEITH (PG)
Based on the sensational and joyous stage hit of the same name, inspired by and featuring music and songs by pop folk band The Proclaimers, the film follows the stories of Davy and Ally, who have to learn how to life back in Edinburgh after coming home from serving in Afghanistan. Both struggle to learn to live a life outside the army and to deal with the everyday struggles of family, jobs and relationships. (96 mins)

THE GREAT BEAUTY (15)
Jep Gambardella, a 65 year old journalist and once promising novelist, spends his easy life among Romes high society in a swirl of rooftop parties and late night soirees. When he learns of the death of his friends wife, a woman he loved as an 18 year-old, his life is thrown into perspective and he begins to see the world through new eyes. The stunning photography that takes the viewer on a tour of Rome is a joy to behold with a script that is both funny and poignant. This truly dazzling, dizzying, mesmerising and hypnotic cinematic tour de force has drawn comparisons with Italian greats such as La Dolce Vita and La Notte. Subtitled. (142 mins)

THE WAY, WAY BACK (12A)
Highly entertaining coming of age story starring Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Anna Sophia Robb, Sam Rockwell & Amanda Peet. 14-year old Duncan takes a summer vacation with his mother, Pam, her overbearing boyfriend, Trent, and his daughter, Steph. Having a rough time fitting in, the introverted Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, the gregarious manager of the local Water Park. Through their funny, clandestine friendship, Duncan begins to finally find his place in the world. The script is wonderful and the whole cast does an incredible job in a film that is funny, charming, sad and effective on all fronts. (103 mins)

THE GRADUATE (15)
Mike Nichols directs this iconic 1967 comedy drama starring Dustin Hoffman, Anne Bancroft and Katharine Ross. After graduating from college, Ben Braddock returns to his wealthy parents Californian home unsure of what he wants to do. Feeling pressurised to get on with his life, he embarks on an aimless affair with Mrs Robinson, an older, married woman and friend of the family. Things become complicated when Ben meets and begins dating Elaine - Mrs Robinsons daughter. Featuring a score by Simon and Garfunkel, the film was nominated for six Oscars. While its daring sexual overtones for the time seem dated now, it is still a thoroughly entertaining and amusing essay on the frustrations of youth. (101 mins)

WE ARE THE MILLERS (15)
Jason Sudeikis, Jennifer Aniston and Emma Roberts star in this fun comedy. At the behest of his rich client, who is willing to pay him 100,000 dollars, pot dealer David travels to Mexico to transport a shipment of cannibis across the American border. To avoid suspicion from customs he disguises himself as a family man, recruiting stripper Rose to play his wife, homeless youth Casey as his daughter and nerdy neighbour Kenny as his son. The situation gets out of hand and they find their lives are at risk when they realise the marijuana they took actually belongs to a powerful drug boss. (110 mins)

ALAN PARTRIDGE: ALPHA PAPA (15)
Steve Coogans legendary chat show host and broadcaster receives the big screen treatment. As a morning DJ on North Norfolk Digital Radio, Partridges hopes for one last shot at the big time suffer a severe setback when it emerges that his employers have been taken over by a giant media conglomerate. Alan soon finds himself back in the spotlight, however, when newly sacked fellow DJ Pat Farrell returns to the studio with a shotgun and begins taking hostages. Called in by the police to act as a hostage negotiator, can Britain's most famous Toblerone addict turn the tables and finally save the day? (90 mins)

THE GREAT GATSBY (12A)
Baz Luhrmann (Australia, Moulin Rouge) writes, directs and produces this dazzling adaptation of the Scott Fitzgerald novel starring Leonardo DiCaprio, Tobey Maguire and Carey Mulligan. Set in the 1920s, the story follows aspiring writer Nick Carraway as he moves to New York and becomes intrigued by his neighbour Jay Gatsbys lavish lifestyle and mysterious past. As Nick finds himself caught up in the world of the wealthy, he witnesses romantic entanglement and betrayal. Gatsbys true nature is slowly exposed and his involvement with old flame Daisy Buchanan ultimately leads to tragedy. (143 mins)

BEHIND THE CANDELABRA (15)
Michael Douglas is the superstar pianist Liberace. Based on the autobiography by Liberaces much younger lover and live in partner Scott Thorson (Matt Damon), the film recounts the period between 1978 and 1982 when Liberace was at the absolute pinnacle of his fame. Reluctant to discuss details about his sexuality in his lifetime, Academy Award-winner Steven Soderbergh directs this exposé which provides both an unflinching & touching look at the highs and lows of the couples relationship and a very funny insight into the world of celebrity. With Rob Lowe, Debbie Reynolds & Dan Aykroyd. (118 mins)

SUMMER IN FEBRUARY (15)
In Cornwall, just before the Great War, incendiary anti-Modern artist Alfred Munnings is holding court at Lamorna. Land Agent for the estate, Gilbert Evans finds himself competing with Munnings for the affections of Florence Carter-Wood, an aspiring artist. Inevitably Florence is tasked with choosing between the two men. One is honourable and dependable, the other mad, bad, and brilliant.
A classic love triangle, this is a raw romance & an intriguing glimpse of a bold & brash artist ahead of his time. (100 mins)

LOVE IS ALL YOU NEED (15)
Susanne Bier directs and co writes this romantic comedy starring Pierce Brosnan and Trine Dyrholm. Danish hairdresser and cancer patient Ida finishes with chemotherapy and, upon arriving home, finds her husband cheating on her with his youthful colleague. In her vulnerable state she leaves for Italy where her daughter Astrid is getting married and on the way encounters widower Philip, the estranged father of Astrids husband-to-be Patrick. As Ida and Philip get to know one another they each begin to discover a new lease of life. (116 mins)

PAPADOPOULOS AND SONS (15)
Engaging British comedy in which a high-flying businessman Harry Papadopoulos loses everything overnight through the banking crisis, save the humble fish and chip shop he ran with his brother Spiros before he made it big. Harry hasn't seen his brother for years but finds himself with little choice other than to reconnect with his less sophisticated sibling and to renew their heated rivalry with Hassan, the owner of the local Turkish kebab shop. Starring Stephen Dillane. (105 mins)

CASABLANCA (U)
THE Classic war-time romantic drama that improves with age like a good wine. During World War II former lovers Rick Blaine (Humphrey Bogart) and Ilse (Ingrid Bergman) are reunited by chance in Casablanca, where he runs a nightclub and she, with her husband (Paul Henreid), is working for the French Resistance. Recriminations, rekindled desires and patriotic duty battle for primacy as Ilses husband tries to outwit the local Nazis and escape from Morocco, whilst Rick and Ilse re-kindle their love. The heady cocktail of romance, drama, humour & thrills are matched by an endlessly quotable script & pitch perfect performances from a peerless cast. This is one film that must never, ever be remade. Now available to screen in a stunning, newly restored HD print. (99 mins)

SONG FOR MARION (12)
In this uplifting, music based family comedy, Terrence Stamp plays Arthur, a grumpy old codger whose wife, Marion (Vanessa Redgrave), is terminally ill and is keen to spend her last days singing in an unconventional OAPs choir. Although Arthur disapproves of this behaviour, when Marion is no longer able to make practice he is compelled to take her place. With his fellow singers, he begins a voyage of self discovery to help him mend his relationship with his son, James (Christopher Eccleston), and prepare for a life without Marion. (93 mins)

HYDE PARK ON HUDSON (12)
Engaging comedy drama starring Bill Murray and Laura Linney. In June 1939, American president Franklin Roosevelt hosts the British royal family at his country house in upstate New York on their first visit to the U.S. King George and his Queens Consort Elizabeth are on a diplomatic mission to secure Americas support in the fight against Hitler. Meanwhile, against the backdrop of this historically momentous meeting, the ageing but eternally philandering Roosevelt finds time to seduce another of his house guests, his demure distant cousin Margaret Stuckley. Olivia Williams co-stars as the long suffering Eleanor Roosevelt. (95 mins)

QUARTET (12A)
Dustin Hoffman directs this comedy drama adapted from the stage play. Beecham House is a retirement home catering for former artistes including one-time opera singers Cissy (Pauline Collins), Reginald (Tom Courtenay) and Wilf (Billy Connolly). The three still take part in an annual concert to celebrate the birthday of composer Verdi. This year things are complicated by the arrival of the fourth member of their quartet, Reginalds Diva ex-wife Jean (Maggie Smith). Inevitably theatrical temperaments and old hostilities start to flare up. (98 mins)

SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK (15)
This unusual romantic comedy drama is based on the novel by Matthew Quick. Bradley Cooper stars as Pat, a former high school teacher fresh from a stint in a mental institution who moves back in with his parents in an ill-fated attempt to reconcile with his ex-wife. His life begins to come together at last when he meets Tiffany (Jennifer Lawrence), a recently widowed amateur dancer with problems of her own and also begins to reconnect with his obsessive-compulsive father, (Robert De Niro). This heart warming drama was nominated for Best Film and won the best actress Oscar for Jennifer Lawrence. (122 mins)

GAMBIT (12A)
Art Curator Harry Deane (Colin Firth) decides to seek revenge on his abusive boss (Alan Rickman) by conning him into buying a fake Monet, but his plan requires the help of eccentric and unpredictable Texas rodeo queen P. J. Puznowski (Cameron Diaz). But with the con proving harder to pull off than he had first intended, Harry finds himself in increasingly awkward and hilarious situations in order to avert suspicion and see the job through to the end.This wickedly funny take on the 1966 Michael Caine comedy thriller also stars Cloris Leachman, Tom Courtenay and Stanley Tucci. (89 mins)
THE WEDDING VIDEO (15)
Raif Moyle (Rufus Hound) has been chosen to act as best man to his amiable brother Tim (Robert Webb) & reformed wild child, Saskia (Lucy Punch) at their wedding. Raif decides to give Tim and Saskia an unforgettable present in the form of a conceptual wedding video. As the plans gather pace, Raif discovers that Tim is marrying into an upwardly aspiring family - especially Saskias hideous Hyacinth Bucket like grandmother (Miriam Margolyes). With the brides mothers (Harriet Walter) grandiose wedding plans - horses dressed as unicorns, and butterflies to be released by the bridesmaids - its certainly going to be an unforgettable & eminently filmable day in this wacky British comedy. (94 mins)

ANNA KARENINA (12A)
Tom Stoppard pens this adaptation of Tolstoys classic story of doomed love, directed by Joe Wright and boasting a star-studded British cast headed by Kiera Knightley and Jude Law. Trapped in a loveless marriage and the fallout of a family crisis, Anna falls uncontrollably in love with charming and affluent bachelor Count Vronsky. As Anna falters to make a decision about leaving her husband, Vronsky continues to pursue his social life, leading Anna into a growing paranoia about his infidelities that eventually leads to tragic consequences. With Kelly Macdonald, Matthew Macfadyen & Olivia Williams. (130 mins)

SALMON FISHING IN THE YEMEN (12)

Lasse Hallstrom directs this British comedy drama based on the bestselling novel by Paul Torday. Ewan McGregor stars as Alfred Jones, a mild-mannered government fisheries official who is approached by management consultant Harriet Chetwode-Talbot (Emily Blunt) to help a sheikh realise his long-held dream of introducing fly-fishing to the Middle Eastern desert. The duo soon find themselves swimming against the tide in more ways than one as the extravagant project gathers pace and a few poignant home truths come home to roost. Kristin Scott Thomas co-stars. (106 mins)

FIRST NIGHT (15)
Breezy romantic comedy on an operatic note. Richard E Grant stars as Adam, a wealthy industrialist whose cultural aspirations include a long-held dream of playing Don Alfonso in a Mozart's comic opera. In a bid to silence his critics and make his dream a reality, Adam invites a cast of talented amateurs to his stately home to stage a production of the opera under the direction of the long-suffering Celia (Sarah Brightman). But can his money buy him the admiration he craves - let alone the hand of the beautiful conductor Nicoletta (Mia Maestro) on whom he has set his heart? (116 mins)

THE BEST EXOTIC MARIGOLD HOTEL (12)
John Madden directs this winning British comedy drama starring Judi Dench, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Tom Wilkinson and Maggie Smith. The film follows the experiences of a group of elderly Brits who arrive to take up residence in a newly opened retirement home in Bangalore, India. Despite its glossy publicity campaign, the Marigold turns out to be rather different from the refurbished luxury hotel advertised in the brochures. However, it soon begins to reveal some unexpected charms of its own. A genuinely funny and delightful comedy with expert performances from a vintage cast. (123 mins)

MIDNIGHT IN PARIS (12A)

Woody Allen writes and directs this magical realist romantic comedy paying nostalgic homage to Paris, the city of love. Owen Wilson is Gil Pender, a Hollywood screenwriter who has recently moved to Paris to rewrite his debut novel. One night, as Gil drunkenly wanders the city's streets, he is offered a lift in a magic car that takes him back to the Paris of the roaring 1920s, where he meets a coterie of his favourite writers, artists and intellectuals. His experiences lead him to re-evaluate his life, love and work. The star-studded supporting cast includes Rachel McAdams, Michael Sheen, Kathy Bates and Adrien Brody. This delightful film won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay. (94 mins)

THE ARTIST (PG)
Hugely entertaining modern-day silent film comedy recounting the demise of the silent film industry in the late 1920s. Jean Dujardin is George Valentin, silent movie star with the perfect life: he loves his work, enjoys adoration from fans and falls in love with a beautiful young starlet, Peppy Miller. When his studio boss warns him that the future of film making lies in talkies, George is dismissive of the threat. However, as talking films begin to take off - with Peppy the star of the new medium - George struggles to keep pace with a changing world. Winner of five Oscars, including best picture, best director & best actor. (100 mins)

SOME LIKE IT HOT (U)
Billy Wilders classic Oscar nominated comedy. In February 1929, unemployed musicians Joe (Tony Curtis) and Jerry (Jack Lemmon) go on the run after witnessing the St Valentines Day Massacre. Pursued by gangsters, the duo are forced to disguise themselves as women and join an all-girl band on the next train for Florida. Joe is attracted to Sugar Kane (Marilyn Monroe), the bands singer, while Jerry finds himself pursued enthusiastically by millionaire Osgood E. Fielding III (Joe E. Brown). Comic complications ensue. This timeless classic is a master-class of comic timing and scripting with perfect performances. (122 mins)

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE (15)
This glorious 1998 period comedy won seven Oscars. In 16th Century London, promising young playwright, Will Shakespeare (Joseph Fiennes), is suffering from writers block while Thomas Kent is eager to make his stage debut. However Kent is actually Viola (Gwyneth Paltrow), merchants daughter and fiance of Lord Wessex (Colin Firth). Adopting a disguise to enter a trade forbidden to women, complications arise when Will falls for her in her more conventional garb. The starry cast includes Judi Dench,  Ben Affleck, Simon Callow, Geoffrey Rush, Tom Wilkinson & Imelda Staunton. (119 mins)

THE GUARD (15)
John Michael McDonagh writes and directs this Irish crime comedy. Unconventional small-town policeman Gerry Boyle (Brendan Gleeson) is less than pleased to be teamed up with rule-abiding FBI agent Wendell Everett (Don Cheadle) when he is called upon to investigate an international smuggling ring. It soon becomes clear that the case is tainted with bribery and corruption but will they be able to make their partnership work in order to catch the bad guys? Mark Strong, Liam Cunningham and David Wilmot co-star. (96 mins)

BEGINNERS (15)
Mike Mills writes and directs this critically acclaimed semi-autobiographical comedy drama starring Ewan McGregor and Christopher Plummer. Thirty-something graphic designer and commitment phobe Oliver is rocked by two momentous announcements by his long-widowed father, Hal. First, he has terminal cancer and secondly, he is gay. Meanwhile, Oliver strikes up his own relationship with Anna, a kooky French actress he meets at a fancy dress party. (104 mins)
THE INBETWEENERS MOVIE (15)
Smash hit big screen adaptation of the hugely popular television comedy series. Will, Simon, Jay and Neil, four different kinds of adolescent misfit, embark on a lads holiday to Crete after finishing secondary school, with predictably chaotic consequences. Crude and foul mouthed but hilarious, this is a fitting companion piece to the TV series. Starring Simon Bird, James Buckley, Blake Harrison & Joe Thomas. (97 mins)

LARRY CROWNE (12)
Romantic comedy drama directed and co-written by Tom Hanks. When middle-aged businessman Larry Crowne loses his job as the result of a corporate downsizing, he decides to go back to college to find a new direction and jump-start his stalled life. There he bonds with his fellow students and develops a crush on his teacher Mercedes (Julia Roberts), discovering along the way that letting go of something can sometimes make way for something better. (99 mins)

BEAUTIFUL LIES (12)
Audrey Tautou and Nathalie Baye star in this critically honoured romantic French comedy. Small-town hairdresser Emilie is desperate to help her depressed and affection-starved mother Maddy get over her divorce from Emilies father. To this end, she decides to pass on to her mother a passionate love letter addressed to herself from her lovelorn salon handyman, Jean. All kinds of misunderstandings ensue as Jean finds himself caught up in a showdown between mother and daughter, both of whom end up vying for his attentions. (100 mins)

BAD TEACHER (15)
Riotous comedy starring Cameron Diaz and Justin Timberlake. After being dumped by her sugar daddy, tough-talking bad girl Elizabeth Halsey reluctantly returns to her former job as a middle school teacher. Back in the staff room she sets her sights on a new substitute teacher, who also just happens to be heir to a large fortune. Unfortunately, there is just one small obstacle standing in Elizabeths way: his innocent girlfriend. Let the fun begin! (92 mins)

HORRIBLE BOSSES (15)
Critically acclaimed star-studded comedy about three long-suffering friends who hatch a plan to kill off the nasty bosses who are making their lives hell. Jason Bateman, Charlie Day and Jason Sudeikis star as the trio, who conspire to murder the bosses who are ruining their chances of success and happiness. However, their murderous plan does not go according to plan. With Jennifer Anniston, Colin Farrell, Kevin Spacey & Donald Sutherland. (97 mins)

BRIDESMAIDS (15)
A 30-something bride to be invites her best friends to be her maids of honor. However, this ill - assorted bunch is each determined to give their friend the send off she deserves and rivalry & jealousy soon lead to mayhem. This fun, fast & furious comedy is a big crowd pleaser & the hilarious comic goings on make this chic flick perfect for both men & women. Just the film to make you forget your troubles & have a laugh! (120 mins)

POTICHE (15)
Suzanne is the subservient trophy wife of ruthless umbrella tycoon Robert Pujol. When his workers go on strike, Suzanne takes over the running of the factory and, with the help of her former lover, communist union leader Maurice, quickly proves herself to be a far more effective manager than her husband. Starring two of the most iconic stars of French cinema, Catherine Deneuve and Gerald Depardieu and directed by acclaimed filmmaker Francois Ozon, this is a hilarious, stylish and subversive romantic comedy that turns the battle of the sexes on its head and refuses to pull any of its punches. (103 mins)

WATER FOR ELEPHANTS (12A)
Robert Pattinson and Reese Witherspoon star in this beautifully filmed romantic drama based on the historical novel by Sara Gruen & set during Americas Great Depression in the 1930s. After his parents are killed in a car accident, promising student Jacob suffers an emotional breakdown and runs away to find work as a vet with a travelling circus. He meets a host of colourful characters including tyrannical animal trainer August and his beautiful wife Marlena. A love triangle develops leading to drama inside & outside the ring. (115 mins) 

MORNING GLORY (12)
Rachel McAdams, Harrison Ford, Diane Keaton and Jeff Goldblum star in this comedy set in the world of television production, penned by The Devil Wears Prada screenwriter. Ambitious young television producer Becky is offered a job on Americas worst - performing morning chat show. Hiring a cynical, veteran newscaster to host the show causes fireworks. Becky must overcome the poor ratings and in-fighting to transform the show into a success. (107 mins)

LETTERS TO JULIET (PG)
Travelling to Verona in Italy, Sophie stumbles upon an age-old superstition whereby people seeking advice in matters of the heart leave letters in the courtyard home of Shakespeares fictional Juliet, & are answered by a group of volunteers. Replying herself to a letter unanswered for 50 years, she is amazed when its author, Claire (Vanessa Redgrave), arrives with her grandson to track down her long lost fiance. Sophie joins them on their quest & finds herself tumbling headlong into a romance of her own. This enchanting, romantic drama is beautifully filmed in Italys gorgeous locals. (105 mins)

RED (12)
A group of former government assassins fights back against the CIA after they're targeted for knowing too much. This adaptation of Warren Ellis acclaimed DC Comics graphic novels is terrific entertainment – an action comedy that is both exciting & character driven. The vintage cast includes Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, John Malkovich, Helen Mirren, Richard Dreyfus & Ernest Borgnine. (111 mins)

TAMARA DREWE (15)
Stephen Frears directs this critically acclaimed, beautifully filmed adaptation of the comedy comic strip. Gemma Arterton stars as Tamara Drewe, a former ugly duckling turned glamourpuss who makes a triumphant return to the sleepy Dorset village of Ewedown. Having spent a few years in London reinventing herself as a music journalist and sex kitten, Tamara now makes an indelible mark on the village and its clutch of middle-class, sex-obsessed residents but her past threatens to catches up with her. (111 mins)

DATE NIGHT (15)
Steve Carell and Tina Fey star in this comedy of errors. Claire and Phil are a suburban couple who feel that their lives have become humdrum. In an attempt to rekindle their spark, they plan a romantic evening at a hip Manhattan bistro. When they arrive at the glamorous venue, they get a lot more excitement than they bargained for when a case of mistaken identity turns their intimate evening into a hair-raising walk on the wild side involving a powerful gangster. (88 mins)

CEMETERY JUNCTION (15)
Playing out against the glamorous backdrop of Reading during the 1970s, this critically acclaimed comedy drama focuses on a small group of colourful characters that work for an insurance company. Written, directed and produced by Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant, the film marks the duos first collaboration for the big screen and features a cast that includes Ralph Fiennes, Emily Watson and Gervais himself. (95 mins)

VALENTINES DAY (12A)
Garry Marshall directs this romantic comedy following the experiences of various intertwining Los Angeles singletons and couples as they break up and make up on Valentine's Day. The star-studded ensemble cast includes Julia Roberts, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Alba, Shirley MacLaine, Ashton Kutcher and Bradley Cooper. (120 mins)

ITS COMPLICATED (15)
Engaging romantic comedy starring Meryl Streep, Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin. After ten years of divorce, Jane enjoys an easy relationship with her ex-husband Jake. But an innocent meal together takes a turn for the complicated. With Jake remarried to the much younger Agnes, Jane is now the other woman. Drawn into this already-tangled web is Adam, the architect hired to redesign Janes kitchen, who finds himself attracted to Jane. (120 mins) 

ME AND ORSON WELLES (12)
Engaging period drama set in the theatrical world of 1930s New York. Zac Efron stars as Richard Samuels, a young actor thrown into the legendary Mercury Theatre Company just before the opening of Orson Welles historic staging of Julius Caesar. Richard is soon immersed in a unique creative process, romancing beautiful Sonja (Claire Danes) & learning how to handle the brilliant egomaniac, Welles (Christian McKay). (113 mins)

UP IN THE AIR (15)
George Clooney stars in this comedy drama as Ryan Bingham, a corporate downsizing expert - in other words, his job is to fire people from theirs. He travels around the country, racking up air miles and living out of a suitcase. When his way of life come under threat by new procedures implemented by his hotshot colleague Natalie (Anna Kendrick), he determines to prove how valuable his role is. Winner of the 2010 BAFTA for Best Adapted Screenplay. (109 mins)

JULIE AND JULIA (12)
A charming celebration of the life of Julia Child - one of American foods most influential and beloved figureheads & based on the book by Julie Powell (Amy Adams). Powell, a frustrated New York bureaucrat, wanted to be a writer so she gave herself a challenge: to cook her way through Julias recipes in one year and to blog about it. The film charts Powells sense of fulfillment with both cooking and writing together with Childs love of food, her husband & 1950s Paris. A delightful concoction with outstanding performances. (120 mins)

AN EDUCATION (12)
Critically acclaimed drama set in 1960s London, adapted for the screen by novelist Nick Hornby from the memoirs of journalist Lynn Barber. Jenny is a young woman destined for a promising yet somewhat narrow future at Oxford University and beyond. Longing for romance and sophistication, she enjoys a whirlwind romance with the mysterious, older playboy David but will he be her undoing? Stylish, clever & funny with a superb ensemble cast including Alfred Molina, Dominic Cooper, Rosamund Pike and Emma Thompson. (95 mins)

THE TIME TRAVELLERS WIFE (12)
Romantic fantasy drama based on the best selling novel by Audrey Niffenegger. Eric Bana stars as Chicago librarian Henry DeTamble, who is born with a genetic disorder that causes him involuntarily to time travel during stress. This means that he often drops out of the present for long periods of time, causing his ongoing and deeply passionate romance with the love of his life, artist Clare (Rachel McAdams), to run into all kinds of difficult complexities. (107 mins)

KINKY BOOTS (12)
Feel good, comedy-drama based on actual events in Northampton. The owner of a traditional mens footwear factory that has survived for generations, faces imminent closure which would have a severe impact on the local people. A chance meeting with flamboyant cabaret act Lola convinces him that, to stay afloat, his companys footwear range will have to branch out. Turning out stylish kinky boots for transvestites like Lola is not quite what he had in mind. (107 mins)

THE PROPOSAL (12)
Romantic comedy starring Sandra Bullock. Margaret Tate is a tyrannical business executive on the brink of deportation from the United States back to her homeland of Canada. Margaret coerces her young assistant Andrew (Ryan Reynolds) into marrying her so that she can stay in the country and he can stay in his job. In order to keep up the facade, Margaret must now endure a trip to Alaska to meet her future in-laws (107 mins)

THE HANGOVER (18)

Uprorious comedy about the aftermath of a bachelor party. Ed Helms, Bradley Cooper and Zach Galifianakis star as three friends who lose their best friend Doug just 40 hours before his wedding dthrough various drunken misadventures at his Las Vegas bachelor party. The trio must attempt to retrace all the bad decisions they made the night before and figure out where things went wrong. Heather Graham co-stars. (99 mins)

CHERI (15)

Stephen Frears directs this romantic drama set in 1920s Paris, based on the novel by Colette. Michelle Pfeiffer stars as Lea, a famed courtesan. At the request of her former colleague and rival Madame Peloux (Kathy Bates), Lea agrees to spend a few weeks initiating her young playboy son Cheri (Rupert Friend) into the ways of love. However, their liaison unexpectedly blossoms into a full-blown romance, and the infuriated Peloux takes her revenge. (92 mins)

MARLEY AND ME (PG)

Owen Wilson and Jennifer Aniston star in this family comedy based on the bestselling autobiographical book by John Grogan. Soon after they are married, John and Jenny Grogan adopt an adorably naughty golden Labrador puppy. Despite his wayward behaviour, the pooch remains with them through the years as they raise children, move home, change jobs and experience the ups and downs of family life. Kathleen Turner & Alan Arkin co-star. (111 mins)

DUPLICITY (PG)
Two ex-spies battle it out for love and money in this slick corporate caper starring Julia Roberts and Clive Owen. After leaving the world of espionage behind, CIA officer Claire & MI6 operative Ray find themselves on opposing sides, both trying to secure a secret formula that will make their respective multinational bosses (Tom Wilkinson & Paul Giamatti) a fortune. However, as they each try to outdo the other, urged on by their eager employers, with double-crosses and underhand moves aplenty, they soon find themselves falling for the oldest trick in the book - love. (125 mins)

A BUNCH OF AMATEURS (15)
Jefferson Steel (Burt Reynolds) is an ageing Hollywood action hero - out of work, vain, insecure and desperate to revive his flagging career. His incompetent agent, keen to find Jefferson work, stumbles upon the perfect role: a prestige run in the British theatre playing King Lear at Stratford. Jefferson believes he has landed the role of a lifetime and arrives in the UK only to discover the reality. Instead of a leading role in a Royal Shakespeare Company Production at Stratford upon Avon, Jefferson has committed to star as King Lear for an amateur dramatic society in Suffolk. Imelda Staunton & Derek Jacobi co -star in this funny & heart-warming British comedy (93 mins)

GHOST TOWN (12)
Bertram Pincus (Ricky Gervais) is a man whose people skills leave much to be desired. When Pincus dies unexpectedly, but is miraculously revived within minutes, he wakes up to discover that he now has the annoying ability to see ghosts. Even worse, they all want something from him, particularly Frank Herlihy (Greg Kinnear), who pesters him into breaking up the impending marriage of his widow Gwen (Téa Leoni). With sharp performances, deadpan hilarity & quirky charm this is an entertaining feel good love story. (98 mins)

VICKY CRISTINA BARCELONA (12)
Two girlfriends on a summer holiday in Spain become enamored with the same painter (Javier Bardem), unaware that his ex-wife (Penelope Cruz), with whom he has a tempestuous relationship, is about to re-enter the picture. Veteran director Woody Allen applies his trademark skill with script and characters to create a witty, good looking, surprising, ultimately rewarding study of the complexity of human relationships. With Scarlett Johansson & Patricia Clarkson. (96 mins)

MARRIED LIFE (PG)
This engaging musing on the trials and tribulations of marriage is set in 1949. Harry has fallen deeply in love with a blonde beauty named Kay. He confesses his secret to his longtime bachelor friend, Richard. Unfortunately for Harry, Richard is instantly smitten, and makes up his mind that he will do whatever it takes to win Kay for himself. Harry, meanwhile, continues to plot ways to escape his marriage, though he fears leaving Pat will destroy her. Starring Pierce Brosnan, Chris Cooper, Patricia Clarkson, Rachel McAdams. (87 mins)

EASY VIRTUE (PG)
In the 1920s, a young Englishman marries a glamorous American. When he brings her home to meet the parents, she arrives like a blast from the future - blowing their entrenched British stuffiness out the window. This Delightfully witty adaptation of the Noel Coward play cuts to the core of English snobbery. The first rate cast includes Kristin Scott Thomas, Colin Firth, Ben Barnes & Jessica Biel. (97 mins) 

THE LAST OF THE BLONDE BOMBSHELLS (15)
After her husband's death, a widow (Judi Dench) re-kindles her musical roots. She seeks out the female band she played with during World War II. The one non-female in the troop was a cross-dressing drummer (Ian Holm) with whom she still is friends. Slowly the band grows, but their sound is lacking until a singer (Cleo Laine) is added to the mix. Terrific feel good British musical drama with June Whitfield, Joan Sims, Olympia Dukakis, Leslie Caron. (85 mins)

PRICELESS (12)
Jean is a shy waiter working in a grand hotel when he is mistaken for a successful millionaire by the beautiful, scheming adventuress Irene. When she discovers his lowly status, Irene beats a quick retreat. But love-struck Jean pursues her to the Cote d'Azur. Quickly running out of money, he adopts his beloved's lifestyle, setting himself up as a male gigolo and moving into a luxury hotel. The glitzy fun and games quickly come to a head in this sparkling romantic comedy. Starring Audrey Tatou (116 mins)

SEX AND THE CITY (15)
The Fab Four catwalk their way into this popular feature film. At long last, Carrie, Miranda, Charlotte and Samantha are back. They're older, wiser and wittier, but have times really changed, and importantly, will Carrie get her fairy-tale ending with Mr Big? Starring Sara Jessica Parker & Kim Cattrall (139 mins)

MAMMA MIA (PG)
Sophie has it all -- a carefree life on a Greek island, a loving fiance, and happy friends. But no father. By reading her mother's (Meryl Streep) diary she discovers that she has three possible fathers. She secretly invites all three to the wedding in a desperate bid to discover his identity. Featuring the songs of ABBA, and based on the world's number one musical comedy, this movie is solid gold feel-good entertainment. With Pierce Brosnan, Colin Firth & Julie Walters (108 mins)

SON OF RAMBOW (12)
Set on a long English summer in the early 80's, this is a comedy about friendship, faith and growing up. Will is the eldest son of a fatherless Plymouth Brethren family, who regard themselves as God's 'chosen ones' and their strict moral code means that Will has never been allowed to mix with the other 'worldlies,' listen to music or watch TV, until he finds himself caught up in the extraordinary world of Lee Carter - the school terror and maker of bizarre home movies. Together they decide to make their own version of the Sylvester Stallone actioner. (90 mins)

27 DRESSES (12)

Jane has been a bridesmaid 27 times and selflessly plans friends' weddings. She's in love with her boss, dreaming of a wedding of her own. When her flirtatious sister Tess comes to town, Jane silently watches the man she loves fall for Tess. Worse, Jane may be called upon to plan their wedding. Can Jane uncork her feelings? A delightful romantic comedy with a great script & winning performances. Starring Katherine Heigl. (107 mins).

JUNO (15)

Warm and wonderful, outrageously offbeat comedy. Juno (Ellen Page) is a cool, confident teenager who takes a detour into adulthood when she's faced with an unplanned pregnancy - and sets out to find the perfect parents for her baby. With the help of her charmingly unassuming boyfriend, supportive dad and no-nonsense step-mom, Juno sets her sights on an affluent couple longing to adopt their first child. (92 mins)

DEATH AT A FUNERAL (15)

In this 2007 British black comedy, a father dies and his family and friends convene at the family home for his funeral. The film interweaves multiple story lines, involving members of the family and a mysterious dwarf who has a dark secret about the deceased. A frenzied farce ensues. Matthew Macfadyen, Jane Asher, Rupert Graves. (90 mins)

THE SIMPSONS MOVIE (PG)

When Homer accidentally pollutes the river with toxic waste from the nuclear power plant, he gets fired from his job, and everyone has to evacuate Springfield, possibly forever. Americas favourite dysfunctional family finally arrive on the big screen and its an unmitigated triumph, superbly funny and creative with a razor sharp script that does full justice to the television show. (87 mins) 

HAIRSPRAY (PG)

Plump teenager Tracy Turnblad and her best friend Penny Pingleton audition to be on The Corny Collins Show and Tracy wins. When scheming Amber Von Tussle and her mother plot to destroy Tracy, it turns to chaos. After finding success on Broadway, the hilarious John Waters 1988 musical extravaganza receives a glossy makeover with this Adam Shankman remake featuring a star-studded cast led by newcomer Nicole Bronsky, John Travolta, Michelle Pfeiffer and Christopher Walken. (117 mins)

OCEANS 13 (PG)

Danny Ocean (George Clooney) rounds the boys up for a third heist to get revenge on double crossing casino owner Willy Bank (Al Pacino). Glossy smash hit 2007 blockbusting crime caper that continues the winning formula of the previous outings and is guaranteed to please. The starry cast also includes Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Elliott Gould, Ellen Barkin, Andy Garcia & Eddie Izzard (122 mins)

SAVING GRACE (15)

Grace (Brenda Blethyn) has just lost her husband but she's also discovered that he's left her in debt to the tune of thousands of pounds. Faced with  losing her home, Grace turns to the only thing she's got left: her skill as a greenhouse gardener. She and her handyman Matthew hatch a brilliant marijuana-growing scheme. But are they doing the right thing? Can Matthews girlfriend put up with these kind of illegal antics? And finally, once they grow it, can they even manage to sell the stuff? Heart warming & funny 2000 British comedy drama with Craig Ferguson, Martin Clunes & Leslie Phillips. (90 mins)

SHALL WE DANCE  (PG)

Warm hearted 2004 romantic comedy. Richard Gere is a lawyer who signs up for ballroom dance lessons after falling for a beautiful instructor (Jennifer Lopez). Keeping it a secret from his wife (Susan Sarandon). Gently paced, amusing and old-fashioned entertainment with a great cast and music. (106 mins)

GREENFINGERS (15)

Based on a true story about a group of British convicts who become prize- winning gardeners. Colin and Fergus are incarcerated in an experimental facility in England. They take up gardening as part of their rehabilitation under the guidance of horticulture expert Georgina Woodhouse (Helen Mirren) Eventually, their diligence pays off and they go on to compete in the prestigious Hampton Court Palace Flower Show. Cracking 2000 British comedy drama with Clive Owen & David Kelly. (90 mins)

KEEPING MUM (15)

A sleepy little English village receives a rude awakening in this highly regarded British comedy drama. A dysfunctional family headed by the absent minded Reverend Goodman (Rowan Atkinson), his dissatisfied wife (Kristin Scott Thomas) and their two children all have various problems including extra-marital affairs with a handsome American golfer (Patrick Swayze), school bullying and monotony. This family needs salvation fast. Enter the new housekeeper Grace Hawkins (Maggie Smith), a gentle motherly woman with an answer to everything. But Grace is not all she seems. (103 mins)

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