Another cracking week for new releases here in the nations capital, of which three could be genuine Oscar contenders. So for your viewing please I give you:-
Argo – Ben Affleck’s tense thriller about the 1979 American Tehran Embassy crisis. I haven’t heard a single bad review so far. I’m off to see it this morning. Catch it at every cinema in the ACT.
Dredd 3D – Second time round for the Dredd franchise, from all reports this is much better than Stallone’s version. But be prepared for a some blood and guts. Catch it at Dendy and Hoyts.
Frankenweenie – From all accounts Tim Burton is back on form in this animated tale of a young lad who reanimates his pets. Catch it at Dendy and Hoyts.
Intouchables – The french language drama which has taken the world by storm of late. Catch it at Manuka.
With such a strong list it was tough to pick a film of the week, but after careful consideration it went to:-