This month at Whyalla Cinema....
The Dogfather of all comedies
Mr Peabody & Sherman (PG) 97mins
The dazzlingly brilliant Mr. Peabody – who happens to be a dog – and his adopted boy Sherman embark on a comical time travel adventure through the defining moments of world history. But even a transcendent genius like Peabody must grapple with the most daunting challenge of any era: figuring out how to be a parent.
The end of the world... is just the beginning
Noah (M) 138mins
In this epic adventure about one of the biggest biblical events, Noah (Russell Crowe) is plagued by visions of a coming apocalypse that threatens to end all life on earth. He will go through extraordinary lengths to save his family from the upcoming disaster.
The extraordinary true story of Solomon Northup
12 Years a Slave (MA15+) 134mins
Based on the 1853 autobiography of Solomon Northup, 12 YEARS A SLAVE tells of Northup's harrowing kidnap in Washington DC in 1841 where, despite being born a free man, he was forced into slavery at a Louisiana cotton plantation. This inspiring true story follows his desperate struggle to return home to his family.
In heroes we trust
Captain America: Winter Soldier (CTC) 136mins
After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” finds Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes embroiled in a web of intrigue that threatens to put the world at risk.
The story of a nobody who saved everybody
The Lego Movie (PG) 141mins
The original computer-animated story follows Emmet, an ordinary, rules-following, perfectly average LEGO minifigure who is mistakenly identified as The Special, the most extraordinary person and the key to saving the world.
2 Frogs, 1 Pig, Epic Mayhem
Muppets Most Wanted (G) 113mins
“Muppets Most Wanted” takes the entire Muppets gang on a global tour. But mayhem follows the Muppets overseas, as they find themselves unwittingly entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine—the World’s Number One Criminal and a dead ringer for Kermit—and his dastardly sidekick Dominic, aka Number Two, portrayed by Ricky Gervais.
His greatest battle begins
The Amazing Spiderman 2(M) 106mins
We’ve always known that Spider-Man’s most important battle has been within himself: the struggle between the ordinary obligations of Peter Parker and the extraordinary responsibilities of Spider-Man. But in The Amazing Spider-Man 2: Rise Of Electro, Peter Parker finds that a greater conflict lies ahead.
What Makes You Different, Makes You Dangerous
Divergent (CTC) 145mins
In a world divided by factions based on virtues, Tris (Shailene Woodley) learns she's Divergent and won't fit in. When she discovers a plot to destroy Divergents, Tris and the mysterious Four must find out what makes Divergents dangerous before it's too late.