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Manchester cinema guide ~ What's on in Manchester cinemas 28th November - 4th December 2014.
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Manchester Cinemas - Mr Turner
Mr. Turner12a certificate
Our Review: 5 stars
DEFINITELY MUST-SEE: Mike Leigh's astounding exploration of the last 25 years of the great, if eccentric, British painter J.M.W. Turner. Described by many as being the legendary Salford Director's best film to date and tipped for many awards [watch trailer]
Starring: Timothy Spall, Paul Jesson, Dorothy Atkinson
"Shimmering with awards potential," ~ Empire
"A lengthy but rewarding homage that boasts a titanic turn at its centre" ~ Total Film
"Detailed, beautiful, melancholic, funny, and above all, composed" ~ Little White Lies
"Timothy Spall delivers a majestic performance, arguably his best in a rich career. Some might even consider it Mike Leigh's best film to date" ~ Radio Times
Manchester Cinemas - The Imitation Game
The Imitation Game12a certificate
Our Review:4 stars
LOCAL INTEREST: Cinema biopic portraying the true story of University of Manchester professor Alan Turing, the British mathematician, logician and cryptologist who cracked the German Enigma Code, a turning point in World War II. He later went on to become influential in the development of computers before later being arrested for acts of homosexual nature, illegal in 1954. [watch trailer]
Starring: Benedict Cumberbatch, Keira Knightley, Matthew Goode
"A superb thriller and a worthy biopic of a real hero" ~ Empire
Manchester Cinemas - Nightcrawler
Nightcrawler15 certificate
Our Review: 4 .5 stars

Crime thriller in which a driven man, desperate for work, muscles into the world of L.A. crime journalism, and blurs the line between observer and participant to become the star of his own story. Aiding him in his effort is a TV-news veteran [trailer]

Starring: Jake Gyllenhaal, Rene Russo, Bill Paxton, Riz Ahmed
"Sharp, dark, satirical and bone-rattlingly thrilling, with a career-peak turn from Jake Gyllenhaal. It’s this year’s Drive" ~ Empire
Manchester Cinemas - Interstellar
Interstellar12a certificate
Our Review: 4 stars

Christopher Nolan IMAX sci-fi in which a group of explorers make use of a newly discovered wormhole to surpass the limitations on human space travel and conquer the vast distances involved in an interstellar voyage [trailer]

Starring: Matthew McConaughey, Anne Hathaway, Jessica Chastain
"The most transportive space odyssey since 2001" ~ Little White Lies
Manchester Cinemas - Paddington
PaddingtonPG certificate
Our Review: 4 stars

A live-action feature for all the family, based on the series of popular children's books by Michael Bond, in which a young English boy befriends a Marmalade=eating talking bear which he finds at a London train station. [trailer]

Starring: Hugh Bonneville, Sally Hawkins, Julie Walters
"An unadulterated delight from start to finish" ~ Little White Lies
Manchester Cinemas - Gone Girl
Gone Girl18 certificate
Our Review: 4 stars

David Fincher thriller in which a man, with his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus,sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent [trailer]

Starring: Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris
"Up there with Fincher's best. Perhaps his most subtle movie to date, one which will grow in stature as the years roll on" ~ Little White Lies
Manchester Cinemas - Hunger Games
The Hunger Games - Mockingjay Part 1
12a certificate Our Review: 4 stars

Third instalment of the sci-fi series in which Katniss reluctantly accepts her role as the figurehead of the rebellion against the Capitol only for President Snow to use hostage Peeta against her [trailer]

Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth
"Could this satire on the power of propaganda be the greatest third part to a film franchise ever?." ~ Little White Lies
Manchester Cinemas - The Homesman
The Homesman15 certificate
Our Review: 3.5 stars

Tommy Lee Jones Western in which three women, driven mad by pioneer life, are to be transported across the country in a covered wagon by a pious, independent-minded woman, who in turn employs a low-life drifter to assist her [trailer]

Starring: Tommy Lee Jones, Hilary Swank, Grace Gummer
"On form as both director and actor, Jones crafts a mournful but moving hymn to the western" ~ Total Film
Also Showing in Manchester Cinemas This Week...
NEW: Kajaki - The True Story 3.5 stars    Showing at Vue The Lowry
The Book Of Life 3D 3.5 stars
Fury 3.5 stars
NEW: What We Do In The Shadows 3.5 stars
The Boxtrolls 3.5 stars    Showing at Showcase Belle Vue
NEW: Stations Of The Cross (Kreuzweg) 3.5 stars    Showing at Cornerhouse
The Drop 3.5 stars
The Maze Runner 3 stars
NEW: Get On Up 3 stars
NEW: Horrible Bosses 2 2.5 stars
NEW: My Old Lady 2.5 stars
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2 stars
NEW: No Good Deed 1.5 stars
Ouija 1.5 stars
Nativity 3 - Dude, Where's My Donkey? 1.5 stars

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