Movies

The Last Duel Length: 2hr 32min Rating: MA Genre: Action, Drama, History Director: Ridley Scott Cast: Matt Damon, Adam Driver, Jodie Comer

From Twentieth Century Studios and visionary filmmaker Ridley Scott comes The Last Duel, a gripping tale of betrayal and vengeance set against the brutality and female oppression of 14th century France. The historical epic, which is based on actual events depicted in The Last Duel by Eric Jager, stars Oscar® winner Matt Damon and two-time Academy Award® nominee Adam Driver as quarreling lords, both of noble birth, whose grievances must be resolved in a duel to the death. The film, which also stars Oscar winner Ben Affleck and Emmy® winner Jodie Comer, is directed by four-time Academy Award nominee Ridley Scott from a screenplay by Ben Affleck, Matt Damon and Oscar nominee Nicole Holofcener.

Eiffel Length: 1hr 48min Rating: M Genre: Biography, Drama Director: Martin Bourboulon Cast: Romain Duris, Emma Mackey, Pierre Deladonchamps *LAST DAYS*

The government is asking Eiffel to design something spectacular for the 1889 Paris World Fair, but Eiffel simply wants to design the subway. Suddenly, everything changes when Eiffel crosses paths with a mysterious woman from his past.

Nitram Length: 1hr 52min Rating: MA Genre: Thriller, Drama Director: Justin Kurzel Cast: Caleb Landry Jones, Essie Davis, Anthony LaPaglia *LAST DAYS*

Nitram (Caleb Landry-Jones) lives with his mother (Judy Davis) and father (Anthony LaPaglia) in suburban Australia in the Mid 1990s. He lives a life of isolation and frustration at never being able to fit in. That is until he unexpectedly finds a close friend in a reclusive heiress, Helen (Essie Davis). However when that friendship meets its tragic end, and Nitram’s loneliness and anger grow, he begins a slow descent into a nightmare that culminates in the most nihilistic and heinous of acts.

Waiting For Anya Length: 1hr 49min Rating: M Genre: Drama, War Director: Ben Cookson Cast: Noah Schnapp, Thomas Kretschmann, Frederick Schmidt *LAST DAYS*

During the harrows of WWII, Jo, a young shepherd along with the help of the widow Horcada, helps to smuggle Jewish children across the border from southern France into Spain.

The Kids Are Back Length: 1hr 23min Rating: M Genre: Comedy Director: Michele Laroque Cast: Michele Laroque, Stephane De Groodt *ONE WEEK ONLY*

In week 2 of Odeon’s season of French Cinema we present the comedy THE KIDS ARE BACK…

French with English subtitles.

Catherine and Yann, happily married for many years, should have spent the year travelling abroad. But since he sold his business, Yann has been too busy with his bonsai trees and keeps postponing the big trip. Things go from bad to worse when their 27-year-old broke daughter and her boyfriend lose their apartment and come knocking on the door to stay. With Yann’s mid-life crisis spinning out of control, their couch surfing daughter and partner getting increasingly invasive and their stay becoming indefinite, Catherine will try everything to kick them out of the parental home and get her life back on track!

Breathless Length: 1hr 30min Rating: PG Genre: Crime, Drama Director: Jean-Luc Godard Cast: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Jean Seberg, Daniel Boulanger *ONE WEEK ONLY*

In week 2 of Odeon’s season of French Cinema we present the 50th Anniversary Restoration of BREATHLESS…

French with English subtitles.

A small-time thief steals a car and impulsively murders a motorcycle policeman. Wanted by the authorities, he reunites with a hip American journalism student and attempts to persuade her to run away with him to Italy.

Ron’s Gone Wrong Length: 1hr 47min Rating: PG Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy Director: Sarah Smith, Jean-Philippe Vine Cast: Voices of Jack Dylan Grazer, Zach Galifianakis, Ed Helms *COMMENCING THURSDAY 28th OCTOBER*

Ron’s Gone Wrong is the story of Barney, a socially awkward middle-schooler and Ron, his new walking, talking, digitally-connected device, which is supposed to be his ‘Best Friend out of the Box.’ Ron’s hilarious malfunctions set against the backdrop of the social media age, launch them into an action-packed journey in which boy and robot come to terms with the wonderful messiness of true friendship.

Halloween Kills Length: 1hr 45min Rating: G Genre: Horror, Thriller Director: David Gordon Green Cast: Jamie Lee Curtis, Judy Greer, Andi Matichak *COMMENCING THURSDAY 28th OCTOBER*

Minutes after Laurie Strode (Jamie Lee Curtis), her daughter Karen (Judy Greer) and granddaughter Allyson (Andi Matichak) left masked monster Michael Myers caged and burning in Laurie’s basement, Laurie is rushed to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, believing she finally killed her lifelong tormentor. But when Michael manages to free himself from Laurie’s trap, his ritual bloodbath resumes. As Laurie fights her pain and prepares to defend herself against him, she inspires all of Haddonfield to rise up against their unstoppable monster. The Strode women join a group of other survivors of Michael’s first rampage who decide to take matters into their own hands, forming a vigilante mob that sets out to hunt Michael down, once and for all. Evil dies tonight.