From supervillains let loose to bad mums ready to shake their kaboose, this working week’s got a flick for every night. Enjoy
SUICIDE SQUAD (M) Australia Fair, Coolangatta, Pacific Fair, Robina, Nerang, Harbour Town, Tweed City, Yatala Drive-In
A secret government agency recruits imprisoned supervillains to execute dangerous black ops missions in exchange for clemency. This will be the first test of how strong a foundation Batman V
Superman has laid down for the new DC Comics movie multiverse. Expect something darker, edgier and downright
Deadpool- ish. A marked change of vibe for Will Smith while Jared Leto is brave taking the role of The Joker after Heath Ledger’s definitive depiction. Sequel already green-lit, so studio confidence levels are high. Also stars Margot Robbie.
ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS: THE MOVIE (M) Australia Fair, Coolangatta, Pacific Fair, Robina, Nerang, Harbour Town, Tweed City, Yatala Drive-In, The Arts Centre Gold Coast
It’s been 24 years since Jennifer Saunders and Joanna Lumley made their debut as hard-partying best friends Edina Monsoon and Patsy Stone on the BBC sitcom, and they bring the same outrageous boozy charm to the silver screen. Follows the exploits of the duo after Eddy kills Kate Moss and they must escape to the French Riviera.
MAGGIE’S PLAN (M) The Arts Centre Gold Coast
A delightful contemporary comedy about the problems facing an independent 30something New York woman who can’t sustain relationships but who yearns to be a mother. Writer-director Rebecca Miller and a superb cast headed by the Greta Gerwig alongside Julianne Moore and Ethan Hawke ensure this witty comedy is based firmly in reality.
ADVANCE SCREENINGS BAD MOMS (MA) Australia Fair, Coolangatta, Pacific Fair, Robina
Mila Kunis, Kristen Bell and Kathryn Hahn star as three overworked and underappreciated mothers who cut loose and party hard after being pushed to the brink.
SAUSAGE PARTY (MA) Australia Fair, Pacific Fair, Robina, Tweed City
A who’s who of voice talent including Seth Rogen, Kristen Wiig and Jonah Hill unite to tell the strange story of a sausage and his quest to discover the truth about his existence.
Jennifer Saunders as Edina and Joanna Lumley as Patsy in Absolutely Fabulous: The Movie.