New in cinemas: This season's must-watch movies
Nobody says no to going to the movies. From sinking into a plush seat, to tucking into your favourite snacks and drinks, and being thoroughly entertained for an hour or two – there’s absolutely no reason to resist.
Whether it's your first date or one of many, a catch up with the whole crew, or a fun day out with the kids, there’s something for everyone. Pick from the many blockbusters on this list and strap in with a bucket of popcorn (and maybe a choc top too).
For the kids (and young at heart)
Ron's Gone Wrong - now showing
Set in a world where walking, talking, digitally connected bots have become children's best friends, Ron's Gone Wrong tells the story of an 11-year-old boy who finds that his robot buddy doesn't quite work.
Paw Patrol: The Movie - now showing
Ryder and the pups are called to Adventure City to stop Mayor Humdinger from turning the bustling metropolis into a state of chaos. Get ready for exciting missions, high-stake rescues, new pups and amazing new vehicles. This will be the biggest Paw Patrol story ever!
The Boss Baby - in cinemas 25 November
In the sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s Oscar®-nominated blockbuster comedy, the Templeton brothers—Tim (James Marsden, X-Men franchise) and his Boss Baby little bro Ted (Alec Baldwin)—have become adults and drifted away from each other.
When baby Tina reveals that she’s—ta-da!—a top secret agent for BabyCorp on a mission to uncover the dark secrets behind Tabitha’s school and its mysterious founder, Dr. Edwin Armstrong (Jeff Goldblum), it will reunite the Templeton brothers in unexpected ways, lead them to re-evaluate the meaning of family and discover what truly matters.
A Boy Called Christmas - in cinemas 25 November
Adapted from the best-selling book by Matt Haig, the origin story of Father Christmas is re-imagined. Nikolas sets out on an extraordinary adventure into the snowy north in search of his father who is on a quest to discover the fabled village of the elves, Elfhelm. Nikolas soon meets his destiny in this magical, comic and endearing story that proves nothing is impossible…
Enchanto - in cinemas 2 December
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Encanto tells the tale of an extraordinary family, the Madrigals, who live hidden in the mountains of Colombia, in a magical house, in a vibrant town, in a wondrous, charmed place called an Encanto.
The Addams Family 2 - in cinemas 6 January 2022
The sequel to the 2019 animated film, 'The Addams Family', the Addams get tangled up in more wacky adventures and find themselves involved in hilarious run-ins with all sorts of unsuspecting characters.
For the adrenaline junkies
Eternals - in cinemas 4 November
The saga of the Eternals, a race of immortal beings who lived on Earth and shaped its history and civilizations.
No Time to Die – in cinemas 11 November
Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica when his old friend, Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.
Top Gun: Maverick – in cinemas 18 November
When Pete “Maverick” Mitchell finds himself training a detachment of Top Gun graduates for a specialised mission, Maverick encounters Lt. Bradley Bradshaw, the son of Maverick’s late friend Lt. Nick Bradshaw. Maverick is drawn into a confrontation with his own deepest fears, culminating in a mission that demands the ultimate sacrifice from those who will be chosen to fly it.
Venom 2: Let There Be Carnage – in cinemas 25 November
Academy Award® nominated actor, Tom Hardy returns to the big screen as the lethal protector Venom, one of Marvel’s greatest and most complex characters.
For the thrill seekers
Resident Evil: Welcome to Raccoon City - in cinemas 9 December
Returning to the origins of the massively popular Resident Evil franchise, fan and filmmaker Johannes Roberts brings the games to life for a whole new generation of fans. In Resident Evil: Welcome To Raccoon City, once the booming home of pharmaceutical giant Umbrella Corporation, Raccoon City is now a dying Midwestern town. The company’s exodus left the city a wasteland… with great evil brewing below the surface. When that evil is unleashed, a group of survivors must work together to uncover the truth behind Umbrella and make it through the night.
For the history and culture buffs
Chopper - in cinemas 4 November
Chopper tells the intense story of Mark "Chopper" Read, a legendary criminal who wrote his autobiography while serving a jail sentence in prison. His book, "From the Inside", upon which the film is based, was a best-seller.
House of Gucci – in cinemas 1 January 2022
Tracking the lives of the Gucci clan, known for creating one of the elite fashion house and putting its stamp on the fashion business over the course of decades.
For the crowd pleasers
Red Notice - in cinemas 4 November
In the world of international crime, an Interpol agent attempts to hunt down and capture the world's most wanted art thief.