A plucky 12-year-old boy (voiced by Lorraine Pilkington) helps save the day when a megalomaniac tycoon sparks a new space race in this enjoyably zippy, Spanish-made animated adventure. The baddie…

John Travolta, Uma Thurman and Bruce Willis are among the ensemble cast of writer-director Quentin Tarantino’s scintillating thriller. Mixing violence, dark comedy and action to bravura effect, the four-story jigsaw…

Scarlett Johansson cuts a striking figure as a human-cyborg hybrid who dives off skyscrapers and scraps with bad guys in this sleek sci-fi thriller. After a terrible accident, she’s revived…

Oozing attitude and charisma, Ryan Gosling is the nameless hero at the wheel of this terrific, precision-tooled thriller. Calm on the surface, but tightly coiled beneath, he’s a Hollywood stunt…

Jennifer Lawrence’s Joy is a hard-up, early-1990s Long Island single mother who invents a self-wringing mop. But before she can make a go of her invention, she has to overcome…

Daniel Craig and Rooney Mara nail their roles in this tense, bleak and gritty US remake of Stieg Larsson’s Swedish bestseller. With director David Fincher at the helm, it was…

This ravishing-looking costume drama tells of Danish artist Einar Wegener (Eddie Redmayne), who blazed a trail for gender reassignment. Largely departing from the historical facts, director Tom Hooper’s biopic sets…

Oscar-nominated Meryl Streep is a hoot as celebrated 1950s American cook Julia Child in writer-director Nora Ephron’s delicious foodie comedy. The film cleverly interweaves the parallel stories of Child’s life…

Chris Rock gives the romcom genre a playful and provocative spin as writer, director and star of this semi-autobiographical about a stand-up comedian-turned-Hollywood star. Having won fame and fortune wearing…

Funny, touching and irresistibly charming, this coming-of-age comedy stars Liam James as a tongue-tied, painfully self-conscious 14-year-old. He’s on summer holiday with his insecure mother (Toni Collette), her creepy, controlling…