MOVIES

THE BOY IN THE STRIPED PYJAMAS

Based on the Young Adult novel by John Boyne, this story takes its power from the idea that you don’t know what is going on … Read more

PINK PANTHER 2

A sequel to the much-revived Pink Panther series, it traverses the terrain already covered on earlier installments (not to mention that Steve Martin hams it … Read more

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