Bridget Jones’s Baby (UK) See review, above.
(Spain) Based on three short stories by Alice Munro, Pedro Almodóvar’s latest is about Julieta, who recalls the steps which led to her estrangement from her daughter Antía, as she waits for her to get back in touch. Womancentered melodrama? Sounds like Almodóvar’s back on top again. Opened Sep 15. Nine Lives
(USA) Kevin Spacey is presumably badly in need of a little extra rent money as he stars in this film as a workaholic billionaire who neglects his family life… until he’s magically turned into a cat. By Christopher Walken. Ugh. Opened
(Hong Kong) Louis Koo stars as an ICAC investigator who witnesses the murder of a suspect, but he won’t disclose details of his investigation to the cops. When a crime syndicate starts ordering hits on Jockey Club employees, he’s got to set his differences aside to catch the baddies. Opened Sep 15.
(USA) Clint Eastwood directs Tom Hanks as Captain Chesley “Sully” Sullenberger, the reallife hero pilot who landed his crippled plane on the Hudson River right in the middle of New York—but his reputation is soon called into question. Opened Sep 15.