Richard Linklater’s ambitious feature starring Ethan Hawke (Dead Poet’s Society, Before Midnight) and Particia Arquette (Medium, Holes) is fast becoming an indie favourite. A fictional drama made with the same group of actors over a 12-year period (from 2002-2013), the film follows central character Mason (Ellar Coltrane) through his childhood, adolescence and into adulthood.
Boyhood is out now.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles:
The city needs heroes, and everyones favourite artist-named turtles are back! Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and discover their destiny as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Foxy Megan Fox (Transformers, Jennifer’s Body) and Will Arnett (The Lego Movie, Arrested Development) co-star in this re-vamped, kiddie action adventure.
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is out today.
Thomas (Dylan O’Brien) wakes up in the Glade, an oasis in the middle of a huge maze. He is surrounded by other boys his age, who like him, have no idea how they got there. The boys try to find a way out of the maze every day, but no one has escaped. Although he has no memory, the maze seems familiar… Definitely one for the sci-fi lovin’ teen.
Maze Runner is in cinemas on September 18.
Into The Storm:
British spunk Richard Armitage (The Hobbit, Spook) spearheads Steven Quale’s (Final Destination 5) new disaster movie about the sudden onslaught of tornadoes in the small town of Silverton. In the span of a single day, the entire town is at the mercy of the erratic and deadly cyclones, even as storm trackers predict the worst is yet to come. Most people seek shelter, while others run towards the vortex, testing how far a storm chaser will go for that once-in-a-lifetime shot…
Into The Storm is out now.