• Human Traces

    A drama 750kms south of New Zealand Soon after the arrival of a mysterious young man, contact with the outside world is cut off for a husband and wife trying to return a remote island, 1000 kilometers from human […]

    16.10.2017
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  • NT Live: Follies

    Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas. New York, 1971. There’s a party on the stage of the Weismann Theatre. Tomorrow the iconic building will be demolished. […]

    15.10.2017
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  • NT Live: Salome

    The story has been told before, but never like this. An occupied desert nation. A radical from the wilderness on hunger strike. A girl whose mysterious dance will change the course of the world. This charged retelling turns the […]

    15.10.2017
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  • NT Live: The Young Marx

    A new comedy from the team behind One Man, Two Guvnors Rory Kinnear (The Threepenny Opera, Penny Dreadful, Othello) is Marx and Oliver Chris (Twelfth Night, Green Wing) is Engels, in this new comedy written by Richard Bean and […]

    15.10.2017
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  • NT Live: Peter Pan

    All children, except one, grow up… Captured live at the National Theatre, a recorded performance of JM Barrie’s much-loved tale screens in cinemas. When Peter Pan, leader of the Lost Boys, loses his shadow, headstrong Wendy helps him to […]

    15.10.2017
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  • NT Live: Yerma

    The incredible Billie Piper (Penny Dreadful, Great Britain) returns in her Evening Standard Best Actress award-winning role. A young woman is driven to the unthinkable by her desperate desire to have a child in Simon Stone’s radical production of […]

    15.10.2017
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  • NT Live: Julius Caesar

    Ben Whishaw (The Danish Girl, Skyfall, Hamlet) and Michelle Fairley (Fortitude, Game of Thrones) play Brutus and Cassius, David Calder (The Lost City of Z, The Hatton Garden Job) plays Caesar and David Morrissey (The Missing, Hangmen, The Walking […]

    13.10.2017
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  • Justice League

    You can’t save the world alone. Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and […]

    6.10.2017
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  • Bad Moms 2

    A BAD MOMS CHRISTMAS follows our three under-appreciated and over-burdened women as they rebel against the challenges and expectations of the Super Bowl for moms: Christmas. And if creating a more perfect holiday for their families wasn’t hard enough, […]

    6.10.2017
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  • Darkest Hour

    Never. Never. Never surrender.  Within days of becoming Prime Minister, Winston Churchill must face his most turbulent and defining trial: exploring a negotiated peace treaty with Nazi Germany, or standing firm to fight for the ideals, liberty and freedom of a […]

    30.9.2017
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  • Kiwi Christmas

    Santa does summer Fed up with the materialism of Christmas, Santa runs away to New Zealand for a summer holiday. When two Kiwi kids figure out who he is, they have to find a way to get him back […]

    30.9.2017
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  • Ferdinand

    Built to fight. Born to love. Ferdinand, a little bull, prefers sitting quietly under a cork tree just smelling the flowers versus jumping around, snorting, and butting heads with other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong, his temperament […]

    30.9.2017
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  • Pitch Perfect 3

    Last Call, Pitches After the highs of winning the World Championships, the Bellas find themselves split apart and discovering there aren’t job prospects for making music with your mouth. But when they get the chance to reunite for an […]

    30.9.2017
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  • Coco

    An extraordinary family reunion Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land […]

    30.9.2017
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  • Centre Stage 4

    WOW – Centre Stage 4 The energy, the excitement and the pure passion of our Youth Entertainers will WOW you at this year’s youth talent completion – Centre Stage 4. With a broad range of acts from Modern Dance […]

    26.9.2017
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  • LEGENDS: Music of our times

    LEGENDS: Music of our times The Christchurch Pops Choir in concert, featuring the music of legendary artists from yesterday and today: the Beatles, Adele, Billy Joel, Aerosmith, Meghan Trainor, Michael Jackson, Lady Gaga, Journey, Elton John, and more… A […]

    25.9.2017
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  • Home Again

    Starting over is not for beginners Recently separated from her husband, Alice Kinney decides to start over by moving back to Los Angeles with her two daughters. While celebrating her 40th birthday, Alice meets Harry, George and Teddy, three […]

    8.9.2017
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  • The Changeover

    A supernatural romance Laura loses her little brother in earthquake-scarred Christchurch. A decrepit old man marks the child’s hand with a noxious stamp. Jacko sickens quickly while the man grows younger. The doctors insist Jacko needs a bone marrow […]

    8.9.2017
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  • Lady Macbeth

    A seductive mix of sex and murder Set in 19th century rural England, young bride who has been sold into marriage to a middle-aged man discovers an unstoppable desire within herself as she enters into an affair with a worker on […]

    8.9.2017
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  • No Ordinary Sheila

    Sheila Natusch is no ordinary. Writer, illustrator, historian, naturalist, sailor, cyclist, mountain woman. She’s a strong character, with a warm and witty personality, who makes light of her many successes and setbacks over a long career of telling New […]

    2.9.2017
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    28.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Semiramide

    This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium. Angela Meade makes her Met role debut as the title character in Semiramide. Rossini’s opera, which has not […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: La Bohème

    An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history. Sonya Yoncheva stars as Mimì opposite Michael Fabiano as the passionate writer Rodolfo. Susanna Phillips reprises the role of the […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Così fan tutte

    Phelim McDermott returns to the Met staging Mozart’s comedy Così fan tutte, led by David Robertson. Set in the 1950s on Coney Island, the cast features Amanda Majeski as the conflicted Fiordiligi; Serena Malfi as her sister, Dorabella; Tony […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Luisa Miller

    Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts a revival of Luisa Miller, which has not been seen at the Met since 2006. Starring Sonya Yoncheva as a peasant girl Luisa opposite Piotr Beczala as Rodolfo in Verdi’s tragedy about […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: L’Elisir d’Amore

    Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan, stars Pretty Yende as the spirited Adina, with Matthew Polenzani as Nemorino, the simple peasant who falls in love with her. Davide Luciano makes his […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Tosca

    Rivaling the splendor of Franco Zeffirelli’s set and costumes of the Napoleonic era, Sir David McVicar’s ravishing new production offers a splendid backdrop for two extraordinary sopranos sharing the title role of the jealous prima donna: Sonya Yoncheva (pictured […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: The Exterminating Angel

    The Exterminating Angel has its Met premiere this season, conducted by the composer, Thomas Adès. The 2016 opera, co-commissioned by the Met and sung in English, is based on the screenplay by Luis Buñuel and Luis Alcoriza for the […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Die Zauberflöte

    Met Music Director Emeritus James Levine conducts Tony Award winner Julie Taymor’s production of Mozart’s masterpiece, Die Zauberflöte. Golda Schultz makes her Met debut as Pamina with Kathryn Lewek as the Queen of the Night, Charles Castronovo as the […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Norma

    The season opens with a new production of Bellini’s bel canto tragedy Norma, starring Sondra Radvanovsky in the title role, which she has sung to acclaim at the Met in 2013, as well as at the Canadian Opera Company, […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Met Opera 2017-18 Season: Cendrillon

    Massenet’s enchanting opera Cendrillon, based on Cinderella, premieres at the Met conducted by Bertrand de Billy and directed by Laurent Pelly, whose Met credits include staging Donizetti’s La Fille du Régiment and Massenet’s Manon. Joyce DiDonato adds another role […]

    27.8.2017
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  • Thor: Ragnarok

    Thor is imprisoned on the other side of the universe without his mighty hammer and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the destruction of his homeworld and the end of […]

    23.8.2017
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  • Tulip Fever

    First to flower, first to fall In 17th Century Amsterdam, an orphaned girl Sophia (Alicia Vikander) is forcibly married to a rich and powerful merchant Cornelis Sandvoort (Christoph Waltz) – an unhappy “arrangement” that saves her from poverty. After […]

    23.8.2017
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  • Goodbye Christopher Robin

    Inspired by the True Story A rare glimpse into the relationship between beloved children’s author A. A. Milne (Domhnall Gleeson) and his son Christopher Robin, whose toys inspired the magical world of Winnie the Pooh. Along with his mother […]

    23.8.2017
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  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi

    Having taken her first steps into a larger world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Rey continues her epic journey with Finn, Poe and Luke Skywalker in the next chapter of the saga.

    22.8.2017
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  • Breathe

    An inspirational love story The inspiring true love story of Robin and Diana Cavendish, an adventurous couple who refuse to give up in the face of a devastating disease. When Robin is struck down by polio at the age […]

    22.8.2017
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  • Wonder

    You can’t try and blend in, When you were born to stand out. Based on the New York Times bestseller, WONDER tells the incredibly inspiring and heartwarming story of August Pullman, a boy with facial differences who enters fifth […]

    22.8.2017
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  • The Greatest Showman

    Ready? It’s showtime THE GREATEST SHOWMAN is an original musical inspired by the life of P.T. Barnum, starring Hugh Jackman. Barnum was a visionary who rose from nothing to create the “Greatest Show on Earth,” a spectacle and celebration […]

    22.8.2017
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  • American Made

    Based on a True Lie Barry Seal, a TWA pilot, is recruited by the CIA to provide reconnaissance on the burgeoning communist threat in Central America and soon finds himself in charge of one of the biggest covert CIA […]

    7.8.2017
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  • The Lego Ninjago Movie

    Find Your Inner Piece Six teenagers Lloyd, Jay, Kai, Zane, and Nya are hired by an old master and become ninja heroes at night. They are given the task of defending their island home, called Ninjago. By night, they’re […]

    2.8.2017
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  • Seven Rivers Walking

    Who can deny that the city rivers of Christchurch and the braided rivers of the Canterbury Plains have been poisoned and depleted for the sake of agri-business? In one of the many personal anecdotes that drive this film, a […]

    2.8.2017
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  • Logan Lucky

    See How The Other Half Steals The Logans are a hardscrabble family from the hills of West Virginia, and their clan has been famous for its bad luck for nearly 90 years. But the conniving Jimmy Logan (Channing Tatum) […]

    27.7.2017
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  • Paddington 2

    Free Paddington! The much-anticipated sequel to the worldwide hit family film finds Paddington happily settled with the Brown family in Windsor Gardens, where he has become a popular member of the community, spreading joy and marmalade wherever he goes. […]

    26.7.2017
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  • The Mountain Between Us

    What if your life depended on a stranger? Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they […]

    26.7.2017
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  • It

    Your fears are unleashed  In the Town of Derry, the local kids are disappearing one by one, leaving behind torn body parts/remains. In a place known as ‘The Barrens’, a group of seven kids are united by their horrifying […]

    9.7.2017
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  • Kingsman: The Golden Circle

    Wednesday night’s alright for fighting “Kingsman: The Secret Service” introduced the world to Kingsman – an independent, international intelligence agency operating at the highest level of discretion, whose ultimate goal is to keep the world safe. In “Kingsman: The […]

    3.7.2017
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  • An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power

    Fight Like Your World Depends On It A decade after AN INCONVENIENT TRUTH brought the climate crisis into the heart of popular culture, comes the riveting and rousing follow-up that shows just how close we are to a real [...]
    16.6.2017
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  • Valerian and the City of A Thousand Planets

    A universe without boundaries needs heroes without limits. VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the visually spectacular new adventure film from Luc Besson, the legendary director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on [...]
    15.6.2017
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  • The Emoji Movie

    Not Easy Being Meh The Emoji Movie unlocks the never-before-seen secret world inside your smartphone. Hidden within the messaging app is Textopolis, a bustling city where all your favorite emojis live, hoping to be selected by the phone's user. [...]
    12.6.2017
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  • Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie

    50% Hero. 100% Cotton From DreamWorks Animation comes an epic feature film about a hero and his underpants. It’s about two boys who create a homemade comic book character that becomes real when they hypnotize their fun-crushing school principal [...]
    12.6.2017
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  • Victoria and Abdul

    An extraordinary true story of a queen and her new best friend. The extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria's (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule. When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), [...]
    7.6.2017
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  • Murder on the Orient Express

    Everyone is a suspect What starts out as a lavish train ride through Europe quickly unfolds into one of the most stylish, suspenseful and thrilling mysteries ever told. From the novel by best-selling author Agatha Christie, “Murder on the [...]
    7.6.2017
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  • The Big Sick

    “All the best romantic comedies get even better upon repeat viewings. I’m fully confident The Big Sick will pass that test the next time I see it, which will be very soon.” -Chicago Sun-Times “Hilarious and heartbreaking with no […]

    7.6.2017
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  • HAMPSTEAD

    See love from a new perspective  Inspired by a true story, "Hampstead" follows American widow Emily Walters. Emily is living on the edge of the Heath, but can’t quite seem to focus on the things that need attention, like [...]
    3.6.2017
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  • Paris Can Wait

    The wife of a successful movie producer takes a car trip from the south of France to Paris with one of her husband's associates. Anne is at a crossroads in her life. Long married to a successful, driven but [...]
    24.5.2017
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  • Dunkirk

    Hope is a weapon. Survival is victory. In May 1940, Germany advanced into France, trapping Allied troops on the beaches of Dunkirk. Under air and ground cover from British and French forces, troops were slowly and methodically evacuated from [...]
    22.5.2017
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  • My Cousin Rachel

    A dark romance A young Englishman plots revenge against his mysterious, beautiful cousin, believing that she murdered his guardian. But his feelings become complicated as he finds himself falling under the beguiling spell of her charms. "Du Maurier's stories [...]
    17.5.2017
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  • Spider-Man: Homecoming

    Homework can wait. The city can't. A young Peter Parker/Spider-Man, who made his sensational debut in Captain America: Civil War, begins to navigate his newfound identity as the web-slinging superhero in Spider-Man: Homecoming. Thrilled by his experience with the [...]
    6.5.2017
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  • War for the Planet of the Apes

    “Almost as rare as winning the Triple Crown in horse racing is to make a film trilogy that clicks from beginning to end, but Fox has pretty much pulled it off with its refurbished Planet of the Apes trio.” […]

    6.5.2017
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  • The Trip to Spain

    Coogan and Brydon make magic of middle age on the road in Spain. After jaunts through northern England and Italy, Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon embark on another deliciously deadpan culinary road trip. This time around, the guys head [...]
    5.5.2017
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  • NT LIVE: Angels in America Part Two: Perestroika

      America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along [...]
    3.5.2017
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  • NT LIVE: Angels in America Part One: Millennium Ap

      America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. Andrew Garfield (Silence, Hacksaw Ridge) plays Prior Walter along [...]
    3.5.2017
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  • NT LIVE: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf

      Sonia Friedman Productions present Imelda Staunton (Gypsy, Vera Drake, the Harry Potter films); Conleth Hill (Game Of Thrones, The Producers); Luke Treadaway (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Fortitude, The Hollow Crown) and Imogen Poots [...]
    3.5.2017
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  • NT LIVE: Obsession

      Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs [...]
    3.5.2017
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  • Cars 3

    Driven to win  Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help [...]
    25.4.2017
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  • Alien: Covenant

    The path to paradise begins in hell. Ridley Scott returns to the universe he created, with ALIEN: COVENANT, a new chapter in his groundbreaking ALIEN franchise. The crew of the colony ship Covenant, bound for a remote planet on [...]
    24.4.2017
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  • Pecking Order

    Feathers will be ruffled. Join members of the Christchurch Poultry, Bantam and Pigeon Club in the lead up to the NZ National Championships, as they battle history and each other in a quest for glory and for the love [...]
    16.4.2017
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  • Wonder Woman

    Power. Grace. Wisdom. Wonder. Before she was Wonder Woman, she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when an American pilot crashes on their shores and tells of [...]
    10.4.2017
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  • The Zookeeper’s Wife

    They gave all they had to save all they could The real-life story of one working wife and mother who became a hero to hundreds during World War II. In 1939 Poland, Antonina Żabińska (portrayed by two-time Academy Award [...]
    23.3.2017
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  • Transformers: The Last Knight

    Rethink your heroes. Optimus Prime finding his home planet, Cybertron, now a dead planet, which he comes to find he was responsible for killing. He finds a way to bring the planet back to life, but in order to [...]
    15.3.2017
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  • Despicable Me 3

    Oh Brother.  The team who brought you Despicable Me and the biggest animated hits of 2013 and 2015, Despicable Me 2 and Minions, returns to continue the adventures of Gru, Lucy, their adorable daughters—Margo, Edith and Agnes—and the Minions. [...]
    15.3.2017
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  • The Sense of an Ending

    Unravel the truth Tony Webster (Broadbent) leads a reclusive and quiet existence until long buried secrets from his past force him to face the flawed recollections of his younger self, the truth about his first love (Rampling) and the [...]
    10.3.2017
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  • Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

    You only get one chance to save the galaxy twice. Set to the backdrop of 'Awesome Mixtape #2,' Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 continues the team's adventures as they traverse the outer reaches of the cosmos. The [...]
    1.3.2017
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  • Their Finest

    The spirit of a nation is in her hands With London emptied of men now fighting at the Front, Catrin Cole lands herself a job writing copy for propaganda films that need "a woman's touch". Her natural flair quickly [...]
    15.2.2017
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  • Going in Style

    [comp_des] You're never too old to get even Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Alan Arkin team up as lifelong buddies Willie, Joe and Al, who decide to buck retirement and step off the straight-and-narrow for the first time in [...]
    15.2.2017
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