New Movie releases in UK cinemas from 21 January 2022

Belfast 
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A young Jewish man is caught between thrilling private trysts and his repressive family in this thoughtful drama set in 1980s Brooklyn. Director : Kenneth Branagh
Distributor: Universal
Genres: Biography, Drama, History
Where to Find It: In Cinemas
Stars: Jude Hill, Lewis McAskie, Caitriona Balfe
Brian Wilson: Long Promised Road SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
Documentary that looks at the career of musician Brian Wilson Director: Brent Wilson
Distributor: Park Circus
Genres : Documentary, Music
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Nick Jonas, Elton John, Taylor Hawkins
Cicada SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
A New York love story that toes the line between narrative and doc with two actors reliving parts of their own experiences. Director : Matthew Fifer, Kieran Mulcare
Distributor : Peccadillo
Genres : Drama, Romance
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Matthew Fifer, Sheldon D. Brown, Sandra Bauleo
Hostile  SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
Hostile is a feature-length documentary focusing on the impact of the evolving ‘hostile environment’ policies, which are designed to make living conditions so difficult for migrants that they voluntarily leave the country. Director : Sonita Gale
Distributor : Galeforce
Genres : Documentary
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : N/A
A Journal For Jordan SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
1st Sgt. Charles Monroe King, before he is killed in action in Baghdad, authors a journal for his son intended to tell him how to live a decent life despite growing up without a father. Director : Denzel Washington
Distributor : Sony
Genres : Drama
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars  : Michael B. Jordan, Chanté Adams, Jalon Christian
Memory Box SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
The lives of three women are connected by a box that resurfaces containing notebooks, photographs and audiotapes. Director : Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil Joreige
Distributor : Modern
Genres : Drama
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Rim Turki, Manal Issa, Paloma Vauthier
Nightmare Alley  SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
An ambitious carny with a talent for manipulating people with a few well-chosen words hooks up with a female psychiatrist who is even more dangerous than he is. Director : Guillermo del Toro
Distributor : Disney
Genres : Crime, Drama, Thriller
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Bradley Cooper, Cate Blanchett, Toni Collette
Radiograph of a Family  SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
“Mother married a photo of Father,” says director Firouzeh Khosrovani in the opening of this deeply personal documentary. She’s not speaking metaphorically though. Her mother Tayi literally married a portrait of Hossein in Teheran -he was in Switzerland studying radiology and was unable to travel back to his homeland for the wedding. Director : Firouzeh Khosrovani
Distributor : DocHouse
Genres : Documentary, Biography, History
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Soheila Golestani, Christophe Rezai, Farahnaz Sharifi
Torn  SYNOPSIS FILM CREDITS
Alex Lowe’s ill-fated climb and his son’s arduous journey to return to the spot where his father perished. Director : Max Lowe
Distributor : Dogwoof
Genres : Documentary
Where to Find It : In Cinemas
Stars : Conrad Anker, Alex Lowe (archive footage, )Isaac Lowe

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