WEEK IN MOVIES
WITH LEIGH PAATSCH REAL STEEL
SUNDAY 7PM, 7MATE ★★★
It’s Rocky for robots. That’s right, this is a boxing flick that features machines belting the nuts and bolts out of each other. In an involving tale set in the future, Hugh Jackman plays a trainer of fighting machines battling to make ends meet. The special effects are first-rate, too.
boards a flight from New York to London. Shortly after takeoff, he gets a text message threatening passengers will be killed if $150 million isn’t transferred into a bank account in 20 minutes.
Under pressure: Liam Neeson plays an air marshal in Non-Stop.