MOVIES

STAR TREK

When an old war finally arrives in a neighbouring system, the United Federation of Planets is mobilised to act as protectors and peacekeepers. But when … Read more

SPANISH FILM FESTIVAL

The Spanish Film Festival is about more than film. It is a celebration of food, music, language and history. Primarily, though, this festival offers the … Read more

CLOSED FOR WINTER

BY TIM GRAHAM Elise (Natalie Imbruglia) has a job and a boyfriend, but spends most of her time ruminating on the day her sister, Frances, … Read more

THE BOAT THAT ROCKED

A nostalgic trip back to the swinging sixties courtesy of Richard Curtis (Love Actually, Notting Hill), all aboard the hedonistic boat of bliss A.K.A Radio … Read more

TULPAN

Tulpan is a stripped back love letter to the dusty steppes of Kazakhstan, punctured with poignant moments of humour and tenderness. Hapless ex-sailor Asa has big dreams of his own jurte … but first he needs a wife, and the only one available doesn’t want him … (AB)

FAST & FURIOUS

The original cast returns for the fourth go-round of the Fast and Furious franchise. You don’t need the background, but just in case: Vin Diesel … Read more

MONSTERS VS ALIENS

In the latest movie to be part of the new 3D technology phenomenon, Monsters vs. Aliens is a fun reimagination of the sci-fi and superhero … Read more

MOVIE REVIEW: SYNECDOCHE, NEW YORK

Viewers not deterred by the finicky, unpronouncable title of Synecdoche, New York will find a film about a play, that is not really about a … Read more

AUDI FESTIVAL OF GERMAN FILMS

Berlin has worked hard to get where she is. After years of combing her hair into a quiff and impressing the cool kids with her … Read more

RACE TO WITCH MOUNTAIN

Jack Bruno’s day radically changes when two strange teenagers get into his cab. Seth and Sarah are from outer space and have a mission to … Read more