HERE’S WHAT’S FLYING INTO SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE THIS MONTH . . .
The latest classic Disney animation turned live-action blockbuster, sees Colin Farrell’s once famous circus star Holt Farrier tasked with taking care of newborn elephant Dumbo by Danny DeVito’s owner, after returning from war. But when Holt’s children discovers that the big-eared Dumbo can fly, Michael Keaton’s silver-tongued entrepreneur swoops in to make the elephant a little star – but unfortunately not everything is the way it seems.
CAPTAIN MARVEL (12A), FROM APRIL 27
Oscar-winner Brie Larson (Room) stars as US Air Force fighter pilot Carol Danvers, who turns into one of the galaxy’s mightiest heroes after her DNA is fused with that of an alien race during an accident – imbuing her with superhuman strength, energy projection and flight. She then joins an elite Kree alien military team – led by Jude Law’s mentor – to tackle Ben Mendelsohn’s (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) invading Skrull army.
US (15), FROM APRIL 26
In order to get away from their busy lives, the Wilson family – including mother Adelaide (12 Years a Slave Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o) – take a vacation to California. But when four mysterious strangers break into the home, the family are shocked that the ‘doppelganger’ intruders look and act like them – only with grotesque appearances – in this horror from the acclaimed director of Get Out, Jordan Peele.
FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS (12A), FROM APRIL 20
This true story sees a group of ten fishermen from Cornwall signed to a music recording deal – achieving a Top Ten debut album of sea shanties – despite it initially being a prank. Fast-living London musical executive (Daniel Mays) is goaded into trying to sign a ‘boy band’ by his boss (Noel Clarke), but learns an important lesson as the fishermen value friendship and community spirit over fame and fortune. James Purefoy co-stars.
THE AFTERMATH (15
WHAT MEN WANT (15), FROM APRIL 29
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN: REMBRANDT, APRIL 24 AT 2PM
SPECIAL SCREENING: NAPOLEON DYNAMITE (PG), APRIL 26 AT 3PM