This Week's UK Cinema Releases

Week Commencing November 13th 2017

A big week for Warner Bros with Justice League hitting screens across the world. The DC Universe needs to build on the success of Wonder Woman or a few plans may have to be ripped up. Elsewhere the true-life love story between film star Gloria Grahame and Peter Turner comes alive in Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool. Another Liverpool legend has his story told in Kenny, and Trophy reveals a complicated story about big-game hunting and conservation. Robert Pattinson's Good Time also sneaks into cinema's while Oscar hopeful Mudbound gets a short cinema release as it hits Netflix. Lastly, Aubrey Plaza goes full psycho-stalker Ingrid Goes West.





Film Stars Don't Die in Liverpool



Director: Paul McGuigan
Starring: Jamie Bell, Annette Bening, Stephen Graham, Vanessa Redgrave, Julie Walters

A romance sparks between a young actor and a Hollywood leading lady.





Fireworks



Directors: Akiyuki Shinbo, Nobuyuki Takeuchi
Starring: Suzu Hirose, Masaki Suda, Mamoru Miyano

Fireworks tells the story of a school girl who finds a pretty transparent ball by the sea and is made aware of its supernatural power by her classmate.





Good Time



Directors: Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie
Starring: Robert Pattinson, Benny Safdie, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Barkhad Abdi, Buddy Duress

After a heist goes awry, a bank robber spends a night trying to free his mentally ill brother from being sent to Riker's Island prison.





Heartstone



Director: Guðmundur Arnar Guðmundsson
Starring: Baldur Einarsson, Blær Hinriksson, Diljá Valsdóttir

A young man discovers he has feelings for his best friend as he watches him pursue a young woman.





Ingrid Goes West



Director: Matt Spicer
Starring: Aubrey Plaza, Elizabeth Olsen, O'Shea Jackson Jr.

An unhinged social media stalker moves to LA and insinuates herself into the life of an Instagram star.





Justice League



Director: Zack Snyder
Starring: Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa, Ezra Miller, Raymond Fisher, Willem Dafoe, Jesse Eisenberg, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J.K. Simmons

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his new found ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy.





Kenny



Director: Stewart Sugg
Starring: Kenny Dalglish, John Barnes, Ian Rush, Alan Hansen, Sir Alex Ferguson

An intimate and revealing portrait of Kenny Dalglish - the player, the man, the truth.





Melle



Director: Binu Ulahhannan
Starring: Amith Chakalakkal, Thanuja Karthik, Joju George

Uma and her father Job live together in Kolkatta. He wants to return to his homeland. After an upsetting experience Uma meets the love of her life. Together they set off to discover their new life together.





Mudbound



Director: Dee Rees
Starring: Carey Mulligan, Mary J. Blige, Jason Mitchell, Jason Clarke, Rob Morgan, Garrett Hedlund

Two men return home from World War II to work on a farm in rural Mississippi, where they struggle to deal with racism and adjusting to life after war.





Remember Baghdad



Director: Fiona Murphy

Remember Baghdad is the untold story of Iraq, an unmissable insight into how the country developed through the eyes of the Jews, Iraq's first wave of refugees.





Strangled



Director: Árpád Sopsits
Starring: Károly Hajduk, Gábor Jászberényi, Zsolt Anger

An innocent man is sent to jail after a series of atrocious murder shocks a small Hungarian town.





Thank You for the Rain



Director: Julia Dahr

Kisilu, a Kenyan farmer, uses his camera to capture the life of his family, his village and the damages of climate change.





Trophy



Directors: Christina Clusiau, Shaul Schwarz

This in-depth look into the powerhouse industries of big-game hunting, breeding and wildlife conservation in the U.S. and Africa unravels the complex consequences of treating animals as commodities.

Last updated: 13/11/2017 10:18:27

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