We are EXHAUSTED. We don’t know about you but we’ve been flat out in the run-up to Christmas and now we just want to sit back and relax. And where better to do that than in the cinema? ESPECIALLY There’s plenty to see too, here’s our picks…
Star Wars: The Force Awakens
10 years have passed since the last time our screens were faced with lightsabers and Jedi’s, and yet the fan base for the sci-fi series has only grown with every generation. Get ready to be dragged into a fantasy world of thrilling action scenes and futuristic tech, perfect for every member of the family. Experience the nostalgia and embrace new memories with JJ Abrams’s latest creation. The Force Awakens has seen glowing praise and five star reviews, making it an absolute must see, so rally up the troops and head on down to explore the galaxy with whoever will go along.
Released 17th December
Is there a greater combination than Tina Fey and Amy Poehler? New chick flick Sisters takes the dynamic duo and pushes them to whole new levels of cosmic comicality. With a fantastic storyline and plenty of gags this one is sure to leave you with tears rolling down your cheeks. Watch as the girls plan one final wild party before their parents sell their family home, and cringe alongside them, as things don’t quite go to plan. The perfect film to see with your best friend to unwind from hectic Christmas celebrations.
Released 18th December
A classic battle of the sensible and the fun; which dad will win their children’s affection? Stepfather Bad, played by Will Ferrell, faces off against the motorcycle riding, freeloading father Dusty, played by Mark Wahlberg, in a hope to win over his wife’s kids. Feel them tug at your heartstrings and laugh along as Brad goes all out in hilarious attempts to prove himself as the cooler dad. Sure to be a family pleaser, this comedy will win over the kids this Christmas.
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Released Boxing Day
In The Heart Of The Sea
Based on the tragic sinking of a whaling ship that would go on to inspire Moby Dick, this blockbuster will keep you firmly planted in your seat. Another work from Oscar winning director Ron Howard, expect to be taken on an incredible journey through 1820’s Essex as heartthrob Chris Hemsworth takes on an enraged sperm whale in a bid to save his ship. Perfect for the history buff, action lover and adventure seeker, take a ride on the ocean this Boxing Day.
Released Boxing Day