Wed, 2013-11-27 11:53Six celebrity friends are trapped in a house after a series of strange catastrophic events devastate Los Angeles. As the world unravels outside, cabin fever and dwindling supplies threaten to tear apart their friendship. Eventually time comes where they must leave the house, testing the true...Read more
Mon, 2013-11-25 10:08(Rated M)
A fluffy romantic comedy if ever there was one, ‘Fly Me To The Moon’ manages to charm its audience thanks to its European flair which somehow allows the ridiculousness of its plot to be more coherent than if it was an American production.
After years of carving out a career...Read more
Mon, 2013-11-18 10:14By Peter Gray
Running from the 13th to the 24th of November, the Brisbane International Film Festival once again boasts a colourful line-up of cinema fitting for Queensland’s premiere event. Over 11 days BIFF will play host to over 130 features and 45 short films, screening in over 8...Read more
Mon, 2013-11-11 10:05Rated M
After a slew of underwhelming films (‘The DaVinci Code’, ‘Angels & Demons’, ‘Larry Crowne’, ‘Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close’) it’s a pleasure to once again see Tom Hanks at the top of his game in a production that is worthy of his talents. As the titular ‘Captain Phillips’,...Read more
Tue, 2013-11-12 12:29Yossi is an Israeli film Directed by Eytan Fox, starring Ohad Knoller (Munich). Yossi is a closeted gay cardiologist who struggles to find meaning in his life while overcoming the loss of his lover and reconciling his past with his future.
Knoller is extraordinary as Yossi, living a...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 07:00A military hero is undone by psychological manipulation, betrayal and obsessive jealousy.
Celebrating the Verdi Bicentenary, Johannes Fritzsch, Chief Conductor of Queensland Symphony Orchestra, will make his long-awaited Opera Queensland theatre debut in a bold new production of Otello...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 07:00(Rated MA)
An unapologetic throwback to the buddy-action films of the 80’s and 90’s, ‘2 Guns’ isn’t the kind of film to break any new ground but it doesn’t seem intent on doing so, rather enjoying itself as the by-the-numbers violent romp it is. Re-teaming with his ‘Contraband’ director...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 06:30(Rated M)
In 1976 the rivalry between British driver James Hunt and Austrian Nikki Lauder came to a head in a near-literal life or death struggle at the Formula One championship.
Under the helm of director Ron Howard (‘A Beautiful Mind’), and with a script from writer Peter Morgan (‘The...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 06:30Jenn and Matt are best friends from college who are now in their thirties. Fed up with the New York dating scene and single by choice, Jenn spends her days teaching ‘hot yoga’ and running errands for her boss. Matt, unable to get over his ex-boyfriend, has withdrawn into his comic-bookstore job and...Read more
Fri, 2013-11-29 05:30Sometimes behind a great man...there’s another man
This film follows director Jonathan Duffy and his partner, Dr. Vincent Cornelisse, as the couple makes the angst-inducing decision to leave the Australian metropolis of Brisbane for Mundubbera, a small country town in Queensland. Ultimately an...Read more