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MOVIES OUT NOW - MARCH 2015
Gone Girl
Gone Girl
What does the classification 18 mean?
Director: David Fincher
Stars: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
Amy (Pike) and Nick (Affleck) seem like the perfect couple: good-looking, prosperous and happily married. However, nothing is what it seems in David 'Seven' Fincher's adaptation of Gillian Flynn's novel, and when Amy goes missing, suspicion falls on Nick…

What’s On Vera
What’s On Vera
Check out What’s on Vera, the show that guides you through some of the hidden gems amongst Virgin Atlantic’s fabulous world of entertainment. Our resident film buff, Jason Solomons, unearths some of the most compelling films, documentaries and TV choices to look out for whilst zooming through the skies.
Monsters: Dark Continent
Monsters: Dark Continent
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Tom Green
Stars: Johnny Harris, Sam Keeley, Joe Dempsie
This sequel to the 2010 sci-fi hit takes the premise of a world in the aftermath of an alien attack and shakes it up a little. The events take place ten years on, when the 'infected zones' have spread, and a particular proliferation of monsters in the Middle East requires the army to draft in more grunts to deal with the insurgency.

Nightcrawler
Nightcrawler
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Dan Gilroy
Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton
Gyllenhaal stars as Lou Bloom, who embarks on a career as an amateur crime journalist - or nightcrawler. Egged on by Nina (Russo) an ambitious TV news reporter, Bloom begins looking for footage of real-life crime to sell - and soon discovers he has a talent for sniffing it out. However, it's not long before he's going to unethical lengths, working outside the law and getting himself in deeper and deeper trouble.

Pride
Pride
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Matthew Warchus
Stars: Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic West
Based on the true story during the miners' strike of 1984, a group of lesbian and gay activists who raise money to help. However, when their donation is rebuffed by the PR-conscious National Union of Miners, the newly formed LGSM group decide make their donation in person. Descending on Onllwyn, a tiny mining village in Wales, they charm a bemused populace and eventually form a lasting bond.

The Skeleton Twins
The Skeleton Twins
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Craig Johnson
Stars: Kristen Wiig, Bill Hader, Luke Wilson
After separately trying to kill themselves, brother and sister Maggie and Milo reconnect in this quirky comedy-drama. As they rekindle their relationship, they help each other recover from their suicide attempts, as well as dealing with sundry life baggage, including their eccentric mother.

Whiplash
Whiplash
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Damien Chazelle
Stars: Miles Teller, J.K. Simmons, Melissa Benoist
Drum teacher Terence Fletcher's approach is to bully, intimidate and abuse his musicians - especially the young Andrew (Teller) - in a bid to prime them for musical greatness. After a while, however, Andrew begins unconsciously adopting some of the less desirable traits of his mercurial mentor, and he realises that Fletcher's approach is having an insidious effect on his life.

22 Jump Street
22 Jump Street
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Phil Lord, Chris Miller
Stars: Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum
This sequel finds Hill and Tatum reprising their brilliant pairing as two mismatched cops who pose as students. However, having bonded in the first film they find their relationship threatened by what you might call 'extra-curricular' activities...

A Most Wanted Man
A Most Wanted Man
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Anton Corbijn
Stars: Philip Seymour Hoffman, Rachel McAdams, Daniel Bruhl
One of Hoffman's final films, this stars the great man as a German espionage agent trying to establish the identity of a man claiming a fortune held in a private bank. It's a superlative exercise in intrigue and ever-escalating tension.

A Walk Among the Tombstones
A Walk Among the Tombstones
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Scott Frank
Stars: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, Maurice Compte
Hard-boiled drama with Neeson as ex-cop turned private eye, Matt Scudder. When Scudder helps a heroin trafficker hunt down his wife's killers, the PI learns it's not the first time the men have committed this sort of crime. And nor will it be the last.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Annabelle
Annabelle
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: John R. Leonetti
Stars: Ward Horton, Annabelle Wallis, Tony Amendola
From producer James Wan, who previously brought us the Saw franchise, comes this prequel to The Conjuring. With a plot that involves a rare vintage doll becoming the conduit for a terrifying demonic entity, you can bet it's every bit as pant-wettingly scary.

Bad Neighbours
Bad Neighbours
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Nicholas Stoller
Stars: Seth Rogen, Zac Efron, Rose Byrne
When suburban couple Rogan and Byrne ask next door's frat boys to keep the noise down, they unwittingly begin a fearsome rivalry. As the two households lock horns, they push each other to ever more dangerous (and hilarious) extremes.

The Best Man Holiday
The Best Man Holiday
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Malcolm D. Lee
Stars: Monica Calhoun, Morris Chestnut, Melissa De Sousa
Reunion comedy-drama about college friends who get together after a break of fifteen years in order to spend Christmas together. However, with so much history between them, it's not long before past romances and rivalries are rekindled.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Big Hero 6
Big Hero 6
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Don Hall
Stars: Scott Adsit, Ryan Potter, Daniel Henney
Determined to discover who's behind devastating events that have befallen the city of 'San Fransokyo', Hiro transforms his robot pal, Baymax, and friends into a band of high-tech heroes called Big Hero 6, and the stage is set for a major showdown.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Blended
Blended
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Frank Coraci
Stars: Adam Sandler, Drew Barrymore, Bella Thorne
Continuing a partnership that began with The Wedding Singer and continued with 50 First Dates, Sandler and Barrymore play single parents who keep being thrown together. Funny, quirky and with a great supporting cast, be warned - resistance is futile.

The Book Of Life
The Book Of Life
What does the classification U mean?
Director: Jorge Gutierrez
Stars: Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Channing Tatum
An animated family film with a unique visual signature, The Book of Life concerns the journey of Manolo, who embarks on an adventure that takes him into three fantastical worlds and forces him to confront his greatest fears.

The Boxtrolls
The Boxtrolls
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Graham Annable, Anthony Stacchi
Stars: Ben Kingsley, Nick Frost, Richard Ayoade
Animated story about a very unusual bunch of creatures - the Boxtrolls. These underground trash collectors have raised a young orphan boy, Eggs who must then help them to evade the evil exterminator Archibald Snatcher.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Boyhood
Boyhood
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Richard Linklater
Stars: Ellar Coltrane, Patricia Arquette, Ethan Hawke
This unique, groundbreaking film was made over a period of twelve years with the same cast, the idea being to give the most accurate and authentic account of growing up and coming-of-age ever committed to the screen. Critics have been unanimous in their praise.

The Calling
The Calling
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Jason Stone
Stars: Susan Sarandon, Gil Bellows, Donald Sutherland
This taut thriller features a standout performance from Sarandon as a smalltown detective who stumbles across a gruesome murder that sets her off on a terrifying journey of (self) discovery. In all this is a dark, twisted journey to the shadowy landscape between faith and fear.

Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes
Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Matt Reeves
Stars: Andy Serkis, Jason Clarke, Gary Oldman
Set ten years later than Rise of the Planet of the Apes, Earth has been ravaged by a virus that has left the apes well and truly in charge. However, their simian paradise is threatened when a band of human survivors under the aegis of Oldman turn up and plan to restore the human-ape balance of power.

Dolphin Tale 2
Dolphin Tale 2
What does the classification U mean?
Director: Charles Martin Smith
Stars: Morgan Freeman, Harry Connick Jr., Ashley Judd
While the first Dolphin Tale movie concerned the fight to save the injured Winter, this sequel takes up the story when Winter's surrogate mother, Panama, dies and the team must find her a companion before time runs out. A perfect family movie.

Dracula Untold
Dracula Untold
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Gary Shore
Stars: Luke Evans, Sarah Gadon, Dominic Cooper
Dracula gets an origin story in this epic and stylish retelling. At first Vlad III (Evans) is a just ruler. However, when a Sultan (Cooper) takes his son, the prince makes a deal that transforms him into a deathless vampire…

Subtitles available in Chinese
The Drop
The Drop
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Michael R. Roskam
Stars: Tom Hardy, Noomi Rapace, James Gandolfini
In yet another standout performance The Drop finds Tom Hardy playing lonely bartender Bob, who makes a bit of cash on the side through a covert scheme of funnelling cash to local gangsters. However, when the bar in which he works is raided and he becomes involved in the investigation, Bob finds himself a target for police and underworld forces alike.

Subtitles available in English
Edge Of Tomorrow
Edge Of Tomorrow
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Doug Liman
Stars: Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton
Set in the future, Cruise stars as an advertising executive who is sent to the frontline. He is promptly killed in action and is sent back in time to repeat the process, getting stuck in a perpetual loop. Meanwhile, he develops feelings for Rita, but can't do anything because every time they meet, it's for the first time.

Subtitles available in Chinese and English
The Equalizer
The Equalizer
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Antoine Fuqua
Stars: Denzel Washington, Chloe Grace Moretz, Marton Csokas
Washington plays ex-Black Ops man Robert McCall, who's turned his back on strife for the humdrum pleasures of a hardware store. However, when a prostitute (Moretz) falls foul of Russian mobsters, McCall is compelled to abandon his new life and return to action.

The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Josh Boone
Stars: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Laura Dern
This affecting romance features a standout performance form Woodley as a teenage cancer patient who falls in love with Gus (Elgort). It's the kind of movie that makes you laugh even when you have a lump in your throat.

Fury
Fury
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: David Ayer
Stars: Brad Pitt, Logan Lerman, Shia LaBeouf
From director David Ayer, this unrelenting tale of Wardaddy (Pitt) leading his tank regiment into Nazi Germany is the most realistic, bloody and bone-crunching depiction of combat since Saving Private Ryan - and a timely reminder of the futility of war.

Get On Up
Get On Up
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Tate Taylor
Stars: Chadwick Boseman, Nelsan Ellis, Dan Aykroyd
This biopic of the Godfather of Soul, James Brown, is as dazzling as its mercurial subject. Playing Brown, Bozeman inhabits the role, mirroring the great man's moves and speech rhythms, not to mention flawlessly lip-syncing to a raft of hits. A joy.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
Godzilla
Godzilla
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Gareth Edwards
Stars: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Ken Watanabe, Elizabeth Olsen
Warning: Contains scenes unsuitable for nervous flyers. When two giant parasitic creatures called MUTOs awaken an age-old force of nature by the name of Godzilla, there's plenty of fire-breathing monster action - as well as enough character development to ensure that this is more than mere CGI candy.

Guardians of The Galaxy
Guardians of The Galaxy
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: James Gunn
Stars: Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Bradley Cooper
Chris Pratt plays starlord Peter Quill, who is forced into an uneasy truce with a quartet of misfits — Rocket, a gun-toting raccoon, Groot, a tree-like humanoid, the deadly and enigmatic Gamora and the revenge-driven Drax the Destroyer. Together the Guardians must defeat the evil Ronan.

Subtitles available in English and Chinese
How To Train Your Dragon 2
How To Train Your Dragon 2
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Dean DeBlois
Stars: Jay Baruchel, Kristen Wiig, Cate Blanchett
Animated sequel set five years after the events of the first one. When Hiccup and Toothless discover a secret ice cave, the two friends find themselves at the centre of a battle to preserve the island of Berk's peaceful ways.

Subtitles available in English
The Hundred-Foot Journey
The Hundred-Foot Journey
What does the classification PG mean?
Director: Lasse Hallström
Stars: Helen Mirren, Om Puri, Manish Dayal
A family of Indian restaurateurs settle in a tiny French village, where they decide to open a new business. The trouble is, their new premises are within sniffing distance of a five-star eatery run by Madame Mallory (Mirren) - who's none too happy about having competition over the road.

I Origins
I Origins
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Mike Cahill
Stars: Michael Pitt, Steven Yeun, Astrid Berges-Frisbey
Not your standard Hollywood fare, this beguiling mix of romance and science revolves around a molecular biologist and his laboratory partner, who uncover evidence that may fundamentally change society as we know it.

If I Stay
If I Stay
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: R.J. Cutler
Stars: Chloe Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley
Moretz stars as teenager Mia, who lies in hospital, hovering on the edge of life or death, following a car accident. With no idea about the fate of her family, Mia must now make the biggest decision of all - whether to live or to die.

Into The Storm
Into The Storm
What does the classification 12 mean?
Director: Steven Quale
Stars: Richard Armitage, Sarah Wayne Callies, Matt Walsh
The town of Silverton is ravaged by erratic and deadly tornadoes in this action thriller. Most residents seek shelter or try to escape; however, there are those who run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will go for that once-in-a-lifetime shot.

Jersey Boys
Jersey Boys
What does the classification 15 mean?
Director: Clint Eastwood
Stars: Vincent Piazza, John Lloyd Young, Christopher Walken
Eastwood's adaptation of the hit Broadway musical is a powerful tale of guys who came from the wrong side of the tracks to form The Four Seasons. A perfectly realized 1950s settings, as well as pitch-perfect performances, make this an absolute joy.