New Releases: 20th May

DJANGO UNCHAINED:

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Another pulp fandango from Tarantino. Waltz steals the show, DiCaprio is surprising good, unfortunately the director tries his hand at acting again with excruciating results…. Cert. 18

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TRUE BLOOD Season 5:

True-Blood-Season-5-TrailerTara, Tara, Tara. OMG. And that’s all I have to say about that.

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THE SESSIONS:

The-SessionsTrue story of poet-journalist Mark O’Brien, a 38 year-old man who has been paralysed and on an iron lung since childhood, who now wishes to overcome one more obstacle – losing his virginity… To this end he hires a sex therapist, played by Helen Hunt (As Good As it Gets) and the two embark on a series of ‘adventures’… Cert. 15

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TROUBLE WITH THE CURVE:

Trouble-with-the-Curve-Poster-003‘Heartwarming’, feel-good sports drama about an aging baseball scout whose expertise are put to the test by the management of the Atlanta Braces who believe he’s too old for the business. Starring Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams (Sunshine Cleaning) and Justin Timberlake. Cert. 12

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BULLHEAD:

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Poignant Oscar-nominated Belgian drama about a cattle farmer who, traumatised by events in his youth, finds himself having to cope with the effects of this whilst simultaneously dealing with the dark side of his business. Flemish and Dutch with English subs. Cert. 15

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PLAYING FOR KEEPS:

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Rom-com about a former football star who now coaches his son’s team in an attempt to become a better man/father etc (yawn) etc… Starring Gerard Butler, Uma Thurman and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Directed by Gabriele Muccino (Pursuit of Happyness). Cert. 12

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WEST OF MEMPHIS:

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Critically acclaimed documentary about the West Memphis Three who, when only teenagers, were arrested and convicted for the murder of three 8 year-olds. After serving 18 years, they were finally cleared – the film examines the miscarriage of justice they suffered and follows on from three previous films made about the case, the first being Paradise Lost, also in rental, should you be sufficiently enthralled..

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ALSO OUT THIS WEEK:

BROADCHURCH:

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HIDDEN FACE:

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FRIDAY NIGHT LIGHTS S4:

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by Dixie Turner