Not a vintage week at the cinema, but if you’re a fan of Nick Cave looking moody, you’re in for a treat! Yeah! Elsewhere, we have a miss from Woody Allen & Zach Braff and another slice of cheese form Liam Neeson. Enjoy…
Magic in the Moonlight – A romantic comedy about an Englishman brought in to help unmask a possible swindle. Personal and professional complications ensue.
Director: Woody Allen
Writer: Woody Allen
Stars: Colin Firth, Emma Stone, Marcia Gay Harden
20,000 Days on Earth – Writer and musician Nick Cave marks his 20,000th day on the planet Earth.
Directors: Iain Forsyth, Jane Pollard
Writers: Nick Cave, Iain Forsyth
Stars: Nick Cave, Susie Bick, Warren Ellis
Rotten Tomatoes – 97%
A Walk Among the Tombstones – Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered his wife.
Director: Scott Frank
Writers: Scott Frank (screenplay), Lawrence Block (novel)
Stars: Liam Neeson, Dan Stevens, David Harbour
Wish I Was Here – Aidan Bloom is a 35-year-old man who finds himself at major crossroads, which forces him to examine his life, his career, and his family.
Director: Zach Braff
Writers: Adam J. Braff, Zach Braff
Stars: Zach Braff, Joey King, Pierce Gagnon
The Riot Club – Two first-year students at Oxford University join the infamous Riot Club, where reputations can be made or destroyed over the course of a single evening.
Director: Lone Scherfig
Writers: Laura Wade (play), Laura Wade (adaptation)
Stars: Natalie Dormer, Sam Claflin, Jessica Brown Findlay
74% – Rotten Tomatoes
Noble (2014) – Christina Noble overcomes the harsh difficulties of her childhood in Ireland to discover her destiny on the streets of Saigon. A true story.
Director: Stephen Bradley
Writer: Stephen Bradley
Stars: Deirdre O’Kane, Sarah Greene, Gloria Cramer Curtis