Monday, January 6th, 2020
Respect follows the rise of Aretha Franklin’s career from a child singing in her father’s church’s choir to her international superstardom. Respect is the remarkable true story of the music icon’s journey to find her voice. Academy Award-winning actress Jennifer Hudson stars as Aretha Franklin. In addition to her, the film features Forest Whitaker, Marlon Wayans, Audra McDonald, Marc Maron, Tituss Burgess, Saycon Sengbloh, Hailey Kilgore, Tate Donovan, Heather Headley, Skye Dakota Turner and Mary J. Blige. The film is directed by Liesl Tommy.
Director: Joe Wright Cast: Amy Adams, Gary Oldman, Anthony Mackie, Wyatt Russell, Brian Tyree Henry, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Julianne Moore Official Synopsis: In “The Woman in the Window” an agoraphobic child psychologist befriends a neighbour across the street from her New York City brownstone, only to see her own life turned upside down when the woman disappears and she suspects foul play. A stellar ensemble cast brings Tracy Letts’ screenplay based on the gripping, best-selling novel to life, where shocking secrets are revealed, and no one—and nothing—is what it seems. Australian Release Date: MayRead More
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association has announced the 2020 Golden Globe nominations. Among the big winners were Marriage Story with six nominations and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and The Irishman with five, while on the TV side, Chernobyl, The Crown, and Unbelievable each had four nominations. Powered by Marriage Story, Irishman, The Crown, and Unbelievable, Netflix led the way in film and TV, scoring a total of 17 nominations in both. The 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards will air live on NBC coast to coast on Sunday, January 5 at 8.00pm (Eastern time) and will be hostedRead More
The enduring cultural legacy of Scots in Australia will come to life on 25th of January 2020, when a unique Glenturret Burns Night Supper will be held at the Sydney Opera House, as part of the year-long program of cultural and musical events planned for the Year of Scotland in Australia (YOSA 2020). Heading straight to the airport from their headline appearance at the world-renowned Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow, the multi award-winning Scottish band Breabach will make the journey to Sydney to join what will be their only Australian appearanceRead More
With over 120 Million records sold worldwide the BAY CITY ROLLERS are Scottish Rock Royalty and Les McKeown is the undisputed King. They will be returning in August 2020 to take you back to a time when their music, and ROLLERMANIA mayhem, was at its peak. Experience the excitement and hysteria of those halcyon days as the Rollers belt out your favourite tunes- Shang-a-Lang, Bye Bye Baby, Saturday Night, I Only Wanna Be With You, Rock’n’Roll Love Letter, Summer Love Sensation and more! Remember the music! Posters on your bedroom wall! Tiger Beat magazine… and of course ROLLERMANIA!Read More
From Robert Eggers, the visionary filmmaker behind modern horror masterpiece The Witch, comes this hypnotic and hallucinatory tale of two lighthouse keepers on a remote and mysterious New England island in the 1890s. The Lighthouse stars Robert Pattinson, Willem Dafoe and Valeriia Karaman. The film will be released by Universal Pictures in Australian cinemas on 6 February 2020.
Director: Shawn Levy Cast: Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Comer, Joe Keery, Lil Rel Howery, Utkarsh Ambudkar and Taika Waititi Official Synopsis: In “Free Guy” a bank teller who discovers he is actually a background player in an open-world video game, decides to become the hero of his own story…one he rewrites himself. Now in a world where there are no limits, he is determined to be the guy who saves his world his way…before it is too late. Australian Release Date: July 2, 2020
Acclaimed filmmaker Niki Caro brings the epic tale of China’s legendary warrior to life in Disney’s “Mulan”, in which a fearless young woman risks everything out of love for her family and her country to become one of the greatest warriors China has ever known. When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Army to defend the country from Northern invaders, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father.Read More
Scarlett Johansson reprises her role as Natasha/Black Widow in Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller “Black Widow”—the first film in Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Florence Pugh stars as Yelena, David Harbour as Alexei aka The Red Guardian and Rachel Weisz as Melina. Directed by Cate Shortland and produced by Kevin Feige, “Black Widow” hits Australian cinemas on April 30, 2020.