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Released: 10 May Certificate: PG Director: Rob Letterman Cast: Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit, Rob Letterman, Derek Connolly Cast: Justice Smith, Ryan Reynolds, Kathryn Newton, Bill Nighy, Ken Watanabe, Chris Geere, Suki Waterhouse, Rita Ora Distributor: Warner Bros If you like this, try… Who Framed Roger Rabbit Robert Zemeckis’ groundbreaking effects-aided mystery is a clear inspiration
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Released: 3 May Certificate: 15 Director: Michael Chaves Cast: Linda Cardellini, Raymond Cruz, Patricia Velásquez, Roman Christou, Jaynee-Lynne Kinchen Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures If you like this, try… Mama Jessica Chastain and Nikolaj Coster-Waldau are forced to defend their orphaned nieces from an eerie entity. The Curse of La Llorona is a part of the
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Released: Out now Certificate: 15 Director: Christopher Caldwell, Zeek Earl Writer: Christopher Caldwell, Zeek Earl Cast: Sophie Thatcher, Jay Duplass, Pedro Pascal, Andre Royo, Sheila Vand, Anwan Glover Distributor: Signature Entertainment Buy on Amazon If you like this, try… Serenity A band of misfits on the run from an evil imperial Alliance and aiming to
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Released: Out now Certificate: PG Director: Chris Butler Cast: Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Zach Galifianakis, Emma Thompson, Timothy Olyphant, Stephen Fry Distributor: United Artists Releasing Over the years, stop motion animation studio Laika has proven itself to be quite enigmatic: with each film, you never quite know what you’re going to get until it’s over.
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Released: 11 April 2019 Certificate: 15 Director: Neil Marshall Writer: Andrew Cosby Cast: David Harbour, Milla Jovovich, Ian McShane, Sasha Lane, Daniel Dae Kim, Sophie Okonedo Distributor: Lionsgate If you like this, try… Lifeforce Tobe Hooper’s London-set naked alien vampire movie is a clear inspiration for the R-rated batshit antics It’s as unfair to approach
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Released: 5 April 2019 Certificate: 12A Director: Alice Rohrwacher Writer: Alice Rohrwacher Cast: Adriano Tardiolo, Alba Rohrwacher, Sergi López, Nicoletta Braschi Distributor: Modern Films If you like this, try… Wings Of Desire The late Bruno Ganz is wonderful as an angel dreaming of a life on Earth in Wim Wenders’ classic Underneath its sun-baked rural
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Released: 29 March 2019 Certificate: 18 Director: Jonas Åkerlund Writer: Dennis Magnusson, Jonas Åkerlund Cast: Rory Culkin, Emory Cohen, Jack Kilmer Distributor: Arrow Films If you like this, try… Green Room Nazi Punks are the enemy in Jeremy Saulnier’s gory and visceral horror starring the late Anton Yelchin. Swedish director Jonas Åkerlund comes well equipped
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Released: 4 April Certificate: 12A Director: Tim Burton Cast: Colin Farrell, Danny DeVito, Michael Keaton, Eva Green, Nico Parker, Finley Hobbins Distributor: Walt Disney Studios If you like this, try… Miss Peregrine’s Home For Peculiar Children Burton and Green’s earlier collaboration boasts monsters, time travel and youngsters with weird and wonderful abilities. Few filmmakers mix
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Released: 22 March 2019 (US) Certificate: TBC Director: Joel Potrykus Writer: Joel Potrykus Cast: Joshua Burge, David Dastmalchian, Andre Hyland, Adina Howard Distributor: Oscilloscope If you like this, try… The Greasy Strangler You’ve never seen anything like this gloriously gross instant cult classic It takes tremendous skill to completely immerse a viewer in an environment
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Released: TBC Director: Macoto Tezuka Cast: Shingo Kubota, Kan Takagi, Kyôko Togawa, Kiyohiko Ozaki Distributor: Third Window Films If you like this, try… Phantom Of The Paradise Brian De Palma’s music industry riff on The Phantom of the Opera features songs by Paul Williams. Some backstory first: the legend behind The Legend, if you will.
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Released: 22 March 2019 Certificate: 15 Director: Jordan Peele Writer: Jordan Peele Cast: Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, Elisabeth Moss, Tim Heidecker, Shahadi Wright Joseph, Evan Alex Distributor: Universal If you like this, try… Funny Games Michael Haneke’s home invasion horror forced viewers to confront their own voyeurism It’s immensely gratifying to horror fans that Get
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Released: 15 March 2019 Certificate: 15 Director: Nicholas McCarthy Writer: Jeff Buhler Cast: Taylor Schilling, Jackson Robert Scott, Peter Mooney, Colm Feore, Brittany Allen Distributor: Vertigo Releasing If you like this, try… The Omen Creepy kids don’t come any creepier than Damien – aka the Antichrist – in Richard Donner’s 1976 classic. In 2009, Jaume
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