October Movie Releases
THE INTERN - OCTOBER 1
70-year-old widower Ben Whittaker has discovered that retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be. Seizing an opportunity to get back in the game, he becomes a senior intern at an online fashion site, founded and run by Jules Ostin.
THE MARTIAN - OCTOBER 1
During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney (Matt Damon) is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, Watney must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.
MACBETH - OCTOBER 1
The story of a fearless warrior and inspiring leader brought low by ambition and desire. A thrilling interpretation of the dramatic realities of the times and a truthful reimagining of what wartime must have really been like for one of Shakespeare's most famous and compelling characters, a story of all-consuming passion and ambition set in wartorn
11th Century Scotland.
BLACK MASS - OCTOBER 8
In 1970s South Boston, FBI Agent John Connolly (Edgerton) persuades Irish mobster James “Whitey” Bulger (Depp) to collaborate with the FBI and eliminate a common enemy: the Italian mob. The drama tells the story of this unholy alliance, which spiraled out of control, allowing Whitey to evade law enforcement, consolidate power, and become one of the most ruthless and powerful gangsters in Boston history.
MISS YOU ALREADY - OCTOBER 8
Drew Barrymore and Toni Collette star as Jess and Milly, who have been best friends since childhood. Their friendship is put to the test as Jess struggles to have a much longed-for baby, and Milly finds out she has breast cancer. MISS YOU ALREADY is a film that champions the resilience of its two strong and multifaceted leads. Also starring Dominic Cooper (Captain America: The First Avenger) and Paddy Considine (Pride) as the men in their lives, this is a heartening, poignant film, and a refreshing take on the ups and downs of close female friendship.
UNINDIAN - OCTOBER 15
UNINDIAN follows the chequered path of Aussie bloke Will as he attempts to woo Meera, a beautiful Indian single mother living in Sydney. Meera finds it hard to resist the tall blonde man with a charming smile, but her family has other ideas in mind, as falling in love with an Australian is not only scandalous - it’s u---–-nindian! An Australian romantic comedy with a little spice and a lot of heart!
BRIDGE OF SPIES - OCTOBER 22
Tom Hanks stars in Steven Spielberg’s cold war spy thriller, which is the true story of James Donovan, an attorney who finds himself thrust into the center of the Cold War when the CIA sends him on the near impossible mission to renegotiate the release of a captured American U-2 pilot.
BURNT - OCTOBER 22
A chef assembles a crew together in an attempt to create the best restaurant ever.
THE LAST WITCH HUNTER - OCTOBER 29
From the producers of the highly successful 300 movie franchise, comes THE LAST WITCH HUNTER, starring Vin Diesel (Fast and Furious and Chronicles of Riddick). The film begins five hundred years before present day, when war raged between humankind and witches – vicious creatures that unleash a Black Death upon the world. Armies of witch hunters are lead into battle by their great and mighty leader, Kaulder (Vin Diesel). Having lost his wife and child to the Black Death and
hungry for vengeance, Kaldaur manages to kill the all-powerful witch queen and brings the war to a close. But upon her dying breath, the queen curses him with immortality.
MISTRESS AMERICA - OCTOBER 29
In MISTRESS AMERICA, Tracy (Lola Kirke) is a lonely college freshman in New York, having neither the exciting university experience nor the glamorous metropolitan lifestyle she envisioned. But when she is taken in by her soon-to-be stepsister, Brooke (Greta Gerwig) – a resident of Times Square and adventurous gal about town – she is rescued from her
disappointment and seduced by Brooke's alluringly mad schemes.
MASTERMINDS - OCTOBER 29
A night guard at an armoured car company in the Southern U.S. organises one of the biggest bank heists in American history.
OUR BRAND IS CRISIS - OCTOBER 29
A feature film based on the documentary "Our Brand Is Crisis", which focuses on the use of American political campaign strategies in South America.