Films showing from Friday May 17, at the Kino, Rye
John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (15 ) 131 mins
After gunning down a member of the High Table – the shadowy international assassins’ guild – legendary hitman John Wick finds himself stripped of the organisation’s protective services. Now stuck with a $14 million bounty on his head, Wick must fight his way through the streets of New York as he becomes the target of the world’s most ruthless killers. Starring Keanu Reeves, Ian McShane, Halle Berry, Jason Mantzoukas and Jerome Flynn.
Amazing Grace (U) 88 mins
In January 1972, Aretha Franklin, at the height of her power, spent two days in the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, USA to record her next album, Amazing Grace, which would go on to be one of the biggest selling live gospel albums of all time. While Aretha is known for the likes of Respect, Think and I Say A Little Prayer , Amazing Grace showcases one of the greatest soul singers returning to their roots. The results are electrifying and a real treat for cinema-goers and music lovers alike.
Rocketman (12A) 121 mins
An epic musical fantasy following the transformation of shy piano prodigy Reginald Dwight into international superstar Elton John. This inspirational story – set to Elton John’s most beloved songs and performed by star Taron Egerton – tells the universally relatable story of how a small-town boy became one of the most iconic figures in pop culture. Also starring Jamie Bell, Richard Madden, John Reid and Bryce Dallas Howard.
Woman at War (12A) 100 mins
An Icelandic black comedy-drama directed by Benedikt Erlingsson (Of Horses and Men). Choir teacher by day, green renegade by night, Halla is a 50-year-old independent woman. Behind the scenes of a quiet routine, she leads a double life as a passionate environmental activist, secretly waging a one-woman-war. But as Halla prepares to abandon her role as saboteur and saviour of the Highlands to fulfill her dream of becoming a mother, she decides to plot one final attack to deal the aluminium industry a crippling blow.
Long Shot (15) 125 mins
Fred Flarsky is a gifted and free-spirited journalist who has a knack for getting into trouble. Charlotte Field is one of the most influential women in the world – a smart, sophisticated and accomplished politician. When Fred unexpectedly runs into Charlotte, he soon realizes that she was his former babysitter and childhood crush. When Charlotte decides to make a run for the presidency, she impulsively hires Fred as her speechwriter – much to the dismay of her trusted advisers. Starring Charlize Theron, Seth Rogen, Bob Odenkirk, Lisa Kudrow, Andy Serkis, O’Shea Jackson Jr and Alexander Skarsgård.
Avengers: Endgame (12A) 181 m.ins
After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War the universe is in ruins. The Avengers must figure out a way to bring back their vanquished allies for an epic showdown with Thanos – the evil demigod who decimated the planet – and restore order to the universe for the last time. Starring Robert Downey Jnr, Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Bradley Cooper, Brie Larson, Jeremy Renner, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Don Cheadle, Paul Rudd, Karen Gillan, Gwyneth Paltrow, John Favreau, Vin Diesel, Katherine Langford, Danai Gurira, Michelle Pfeiffer, Ty Simpkins, Bendedict Wong, Tilda Swinton, Tom Holland, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Pratt, Benedict Cumberbatch, Chadwick Boseman, Elizabeth Olsen, Tessa Thompson, Evangeline Lilly and Josh Brolin.
Red Joan (12A) 101 mins
In a picturesque village in England, Joan Stanley lives in contented retirement. Then suddenly her tranquil existence is shattered as she’s shockingly arrested by MI5. For Joan has been hiding an incredible past; she is one of the most influential spies in living history. At Cambridge University in the 1930s, the young Joan falls intensely in love with a seductively attractive Russian saboteur. Through him, she begins to see that the world must be saved from itself in the race to military supremacy. Post-war and now working at a top-secret nuclear research facility, Joan is confronted with the impossible: Would you betray your country and your loved ones, if it meant saving them? What price would you pay for peace? Inspired by an extraordinary true story and starring Judi Dench, Sophie Cookson and Stephen Campbell Moore.
Wonder Park (PG) 85mins
One magical day June suddenly finds herself in Wonderland, an amusement park, where all of the rides and characters in her dreams are brought to life. With the voices of Jennifer Garner, Tom Baker, Matthew Broderick and Mila Kunis.
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