#COOLFLICKS October 2015 RELEASES

 

‘Freeheld’ (October 2nd)

New Jersey police lieutenant, Laurel Hester, and her registered domestic partner, Stacie Andree, both battle to secure Hester’s pension benefits when she is diagnosed with terminal cancer.

 

 

Legend’ (October 2nd)

The film tells the story of the identical twin gangsters Reggie and Ronnie Kray, two of the most notorious criminals in British history, and their organised crime empire in the East End of London during the 1960s.

 

 

‘The Martian’ (October 2nd)

During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.

 

 

‘Pan’ (October 9th)

The story of an orphan who is spirited away to the magical Neverland. There, he finds both fun and dangers, and ultimately discovers his destiny — to become the hero who will be forever known as Peter Pan.

 

 

‘Steve Jobs’ (October 9th)

The true story of the life of visionary Apple CEO Steve Jobs.

 

 

‘Beasts of No Nation’ (October 16th)

A drama based on the experiences of Agu, a child soldier fighting in the civil war of an unnamed African country.

 

Bridge of Spies’ (October 16th)

An American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union.

 

Crimson Peak’ (October 16th)

In the aftermath of a family tragedy, an aspiring author is torn between love for her childhood friend and the temptation of a mysterious outsider. Trying to escape the ghosts of her past, she is swept away to a house that breathes, bleeds…and remembers.

 

 

JEM AND THE HOLOGRAMS (October 23rd)

As a small-town girl catapults from underground video sensation to global superstar, she and her three sisters begin a journey of discovering that some talents are too special to keep hidden.