Being Flynn

Based on a true story: During his twenties, a young man works at various homeless shelters in Boston where he often intersects with his brilliant but troubled father.

Another Happy Day

A family weekend is fraught with emotional landmines for sensitive Lynn as she arrives at her parents’ Annapolis estate for the marriage of her estranged eldest son Dylan, accompanied by her three children. Everyone is a mess.

Tyrannosaur

Joseph is a widower with a drinking problem, crippled by his own anger. Hannah is a Christian worker at a charity shop who seems wholesome and happy but is hiding secrets. When circumstance brings the pair together they become each other’s unlikely saviors.

The Iron Lady

Oscar buzz: Maryl Streep is Margaret Thatcher. The story of a woman who smashed through the barriers of gender and class to be heard in a male-dominated world. A story of power and price that is paid for that power.

Snowtown Murders

When Jamie is introduced to a charismatic man a friendship begins; as the relationship grows so do Jamie’s suspicions. Ultimately he finds his world threatened by both his loyalty for and fear of his newfound father figure – John Bunting, Australia’s most notorious serial killer.

The Hunger Games

Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part entertainment, part government intimidation, it’s a nationally televised event in which “Tributes” must fight with one another until one survivor remains.

Melancholia Review

Lars Von Trier’s apocalyptic sci-fi drama starring Kirsten Dunst and Charlotte Gainsbourg makes for one of the most fascinating movie experiences of the year.

Safe House

Looks like Denzel likes being a bad guy. When a CIA-operated safe house is targeted by the enemy, the facility’s manager is tasked with the dangerous job of moving the criminal who is being hidden there to another secure location.

The Divide

Nine strangers – all tenants of a high rise – escape a nuclear attack by hiding out in the building’s basement. Trapped with no hope for rescue the group begins to descend into madness, each turning on one another.

Resistance

In 1944 a group of women in an isolated Welsh village wake up to discover all of the their husbands have mysteriously vanished.