Captain Phillips (M)
Director Paul Greengrass ( The Bourne Ultimatum)’ s multilayered examination of the 2009 hijacking of the US container ship Maersk Alabama by a crew of Somali pirates. Through Greengrass’s distinctive lens, it becomes simultaneously a pulse-pounding thriller and a complex portrait of the myriad effects of globalisation. Stars Tom Hanks, Catherine Keener and Max Martini. Running time 134 minutes. Plays Australia Fair, Pacific Fair, Robina, Coolangatta, Harbour Town, Tweed, Nerang and Yatala.
Machete Kills jealousy. Adrian Lester ( Hustle) plays Othello with Rory Kinnear ( James Bond Skyfall) as the duplicitous Iago. Screens Saturday at 4.15pm and Wednesday at 10.15am at The Arts Centre Gold Coast.
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