Based on the award-winning novel by Colm Tóibín, and adapted for the screen by Nick Hornby (Wild, An Education), Brooklyn tells the profoundly moving story of Eilis Lacey (Saoirse Ronan; The Lovely Bones, The Grand Budapest Hotel), a young Irish immigrant navigating her way through 1950s Brooklyn. Lured by the promise of America, Eilis departs Ireland and the comfort of her mother’s home for the shores of New York City. The initial shackles of homesickness quickly diminish as a fresh romance sweeps Eilis into the intoxicating charm of love. But soon, her new vivacity is disrupted by her past, and Eilis must choose between two countries and two lovers. Co-stars Domhnall Gleeson, Emory Cohen, Jim Broadbent and Julie Walters.
Brooklyn is out now
In 2001 Derek Zoolander (Ben Stiller) was the world’s top male supermodel… 15 years later, Derek, Hansel (Owen Wilson), and Mugatu (Will Ferrell) are back in Zoolander 2! This time they will be joined by some really, really, ridiculously good-looking celebrities. When famous people start dying with Derek’s signature look, Derek and Hansel are brought in to infiltrate the world of high fashion. With a bonkers cast including a botox-lipped Kristen Wiig, Penelope Cruz, an androgynous international supermodel played by the brilliantly versatile Benedict Cumberbatch and a cameo from Justin Bieber, Zoolander 2 will satisfy fans of the first and those coming to the laughs for the first time. Blue Steel!
Zoolander 2 is out now
Based upon Marvel Comics’ most unconventional anti-hero, Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson (a forth-mouthed, violent, suited-up Ryan Reynolds). Wade’s world (pun very much intended) comes crashing down when the evil Ajax (Ed Skrein) tortures, disfigures and transforms him into Deadpool. The rogue experiment leaves Deadpool with accelerated healing powers and a twisted sense of humor. With help from mutant allies Negasonic Teenage Warhead (Brianna Hildebrand) and Colossus (Stefan Kapicic), Deadpool uses his new skills to hunt down the man who nearly destroyed his life. One for the dark humoured Marvel maniacs among us…
Deadpool is out now
With Valentine’s Day this weekend, NT Live’s stunning production of Charlotte Brontë’s romantic classic Jane Eyre is the perfect way to spend a night at the movies. Director Sally Cookson brings her celebrated production to the National, presented as one single, exhilarating performance, and almost 170 years on, the story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfilment on her own terms. From her beginnings as a destitute orphan, Jane’s spirited heroine faces life’s obstacles head-on, surviving poverty, injustice and the discovery of bitter betrayal before taking the ultimate decision to follow her heart. Starring Felix Hayes as the troubled Mr Rochester and Madeleine Worrall as Jane Eyre.
Jane Eyre is out in selected cinemas this Saturday