Set for release in UK and Irish cinemas on April 19, ‘Red Joan’ is directed by Trevor Nunn and produced by David Parfitt. Starring Dame Judy Dench and Sophie Cookson, who both star as the titular character at different stages in her life, it follows the story of Joan Stanley, who in 2000 was exposed by MI5 as the KGBs longest-serving British spy.
For one night only, January 25, Escape Entertainment will revamp its existing bank heist games, and challenge teams of 2-6 players to pull off the ultimate diamond heist. The game has been inspired by the film, ‘King Of Thieves’, which stars Michael Caine, Jim Broadbent, Michael Gambon, Tom Courtenay, and Ray Winstone, among many other legendary names. ‘King Of Thieves’ is set for release on Blu-ray and DVD on January 21.
The first-ever live-action Pokémon adventure, ‘POKÉMON Detective Pikachu’ stars Ryan Reynolds (‘Deadpool’, ‘The Croods’, ‘Green Lantern’) as Pikachu, the iconic face of the global Pokémon phenomenon – one of the world’s most popular, multi-generation entertainment properties and the most successful media franchise of all time. The world of Pokémon comes to life!
‘Sgt Stubby: An Unlikely Hero’ is more than just a feel good film, it also provides some insight into a little known fact of the history of World War 1, the important role animals played on the battlefields in France. I took my two youngest sons, aged 12 and 15 to see the film, and it was a revelation to them to discover at the end, when we were shown photos of the real Robert Conroy and Stubby, that the film was based on factual events.
With the “War to End All Wars” looming, the life of Army “doughboy” Robert Conroy (Logan Lerman, Fury, Perks of Being a Wallflower, Percy Jackson & The Olympians) is forever changed when the little stray dog with a stubby tail wanders into his training camp, where Conroy gives his new friend a meal, a name, a family and a chance to embark on an adventure that would define a century.