Pride

It’s 1984, and UK miners are on strike. All of a sudden, they get support from a rather unexpected group – and while the money is needed, not everyone approves of the new friendship with the gay community.

Magic in the Moonlight

When the great conjurer Wei Ling Soo, also known as Stanley, is asked to unmask the beautiful medium Sophie who supposedly takes advantage of a rich family, he cannot quite figure her out despite his best efforts – and it changes his life in many ways, over and over again.

Transcendence

When scientist Dr. Will Caster is shot by a member of the extremist group ‘Revolutionary Independence from Technology’ for his successful work in artificial intelligence, his wife and fellow researcher Evelyn does everything to save him, but her attempts are futile – until she manages to upload his consciousness to a computer. All calls for…

Divergent

A futuristic dystopian Chicago is divided into five factions that help run the city, based on people’s personalities. It is time for Beatrice (later, Tris) to join the Choosing Ceremony, which consists of a personality test under a serum. The test is supposed to tell her which faction she belongs to – but something is wrong,…

3 Days To Kill

When the experienced CIA agent Ethan (Kevin Costner) collapses during a mission, resulting in his failure, he retires: the diagnosis is terminal brain cancer with only a few more months to live. Trying to make up for his past mistakes, he reconnects with his family on the condition that his work is done. But there…

300: Rise of an Empire

Blood, gore and the occasional deep thought: that’s what was to be expected from the successor of 300. Surprisingly, though, it is much more than that. While Leonidas sets out with his 300 Spartan warriors to face the Persians, other Greek city states are rallying their forces to protect Greece from the Persian dominance. But…

Winter’s Tale

An unusual love story that breaches space and time unfolds when the thief Peter Lake meets Beverly, a young woman dying from tuberculosis. Caught in a greater war between angels and demons, they learn to fulfil their respective destinies, but at some cost…

The Hunt

It was recommended to me a few days ago, so tonight I finally caved, set aside homework and spent the evening with The Hunt; a Danish film from 2012, directed by Thomas Vinterberg and starring Mads Mikkelsen in the main role. It was received well critically, currently with a 8.3 rating on IMDB, and it has…