Tom Cruise stars as the the tit­u­lar hero in (some­what sur­pris­ingly) the first big-screen adap­ta­tion of a Lee Child novel. With Rosamund Pike, Robert Du­vall, Richard Jenk­ins and vil­lain­ous Werner Her­zog in a rare act­ing role.

The Irish Times - Friday - The Ticket - - FILM ISTINGS - DON­ALD CLARKE

JACK REACHER PARENTAL GUID­ANCE Billy Crys­tal (left) and Bette Mi­dler star as an older cou­ple forced to take care of their grand­chil­dren us­ing trendy

OPEN­ING JAN­UARY 1st THE IM­POS­SI­BLE Naomi Watts and Ewan McGre­gor star in a drama set dur­ing the af­ter­math of the 2004 tsunami. Juan An­to­nio Bay­ona of The Or­phan­age di­rects. PLAY­ING FOR KEEPS Rom­com re­cidi­vist Ger­ard But­ler stars with Jes­sica Biel in a romp about a re­tired Scot­tish foot­baller try­ing to make good in the Amer­i­can sub­urbs. The lat­est from master of sin­is­ter weird­ness Bruno Dumont features David Dewaele and Alexan­dra Le­ma­tre in a dis­turbingly sur­real tale of some­thing or other. CHI­NA­TOWN Wel­come reis­sue for one of the great­est films noirs ever made. As if you needed to be told, Jack Ni­chol­son seeks to as­sist Faye Du­n­away.

OPEN­ING NEXT WEEK

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Ireland

© PressReader. All rights reserved.