Catch the latest offering from Will Smith, the new Vince Vaughn comedy, a supernatural tale, a drama, a few foreign films or a doco
UNFINISHED BUSINESS Robina, Nerang, Harbour Town, Yatala Drive-In
A comedy starring Vince Vaughn, Dave Franco, Sienna Miller, Tom Wilkinson and James Marsden in which a hardworking small business owner (Vaughn) and his two associates (Wilkinson, Franco) travel to Europe to close the most important deal of their lives. But what began as a routine business trip goes off the rails in every imaginable – and unimaginable – way.
FOCUS Australia Fair, Robina, Coolangatta, Nerang, Tweed City, Yatala Drive-In
Will Smith stars as Nicky, a seasoned master of misdirection who becomes romantically involved with novice con artist Jess (Margot Robbie). As he’s teaching her the tricks of the trade, she gets too close for comfort and he abruptly breaks it off. Three years later, the former flame – now an accomplished femme fatale – shows up in Buenos Aires in the middle of the high-stakes racing car circuit. Directed by Glenn Ficarra and John Requa.
SEVENTH SON (M) Robina, Nerang, Yatala Drive-In
Thomas is apprenticed to the local Spook to learn to fight evil spirits. But when Spook is away, the powerful Mother Malkin escapes. Based on the novel The Spook’s Apprentice by Joseph Delaney. Stars Ben Barnes, Julianne Moore, Jeff Bridges.
POLISH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Kingscliff
For the first time in Australia you can catch the Polish Short Film Festival (Waves Short Film Festival) featuring seven short-listed films by both amateurs and professionals.
KIDNAPPING MR HEINEKEN (M) The Arts Centre Gold Coast
Based on a true story, the film follows a group of childhood friends who in 1983 planned the capture of one of the richest men in the world, the heir to the Heineken beer empire. The crime resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for a kidnapped individual. Stars Anthony Hopkins and Sam Worthington.
BEYOND THE DREAMTIME Kingscliff
Documentary about Australian painter, photographer and commercial artist Ainslie Roberts, who was best known his for interpretations of Aboriginal legends in his Dreamtime books. Shows Saturday and Sunday only.
Vince Vaughn, Tom Wilkinson and Dave Franco in a scene from the movie Unfinished Business.