Monthly pick of films to watch - January 2018
Here is our monthly pick of films to watch for January 2018.
Here are our pick of the films being released in Britain and Ireland during January 2018.
Molly's Game (15) 1st January 2018
"Molly's Game" is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested by FBI agents. Her defence lawyer learned that there was much more to Molly than the tabloids led us to believe.
All the Money in the World (15) 5th January 2018
"All the Money in the World" follows the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather to pay the ransom as her son's captors become increasingly volatile and brutal.
Brad's Status (15) 5th January 2018
In "Brad's Status" a father takes his son to tour colleges on the East Coast. Meeting an old friend triggers a crisis of confidence for him, as he reasseses his own life choices in a bittersweet comedy.
Hostiles (15) 5th January 2018
"Hostiles" is set in 1892, New Mexico. A legendary army captain undertakes one final mission before retirement to escort Yellow Hawk - a dying Cheyenne war chief - and his family back to sacred tribal lands.
Darkest Hour (PG) 12th January 2018
"Darkest Hour" follows Winston Churchill, soon after becoming Prime Minister. Facing one of his most turbulent and defining trials he must withstand his darkest hour, rally a nation, and attempt to change the course of world history.
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (15) 15th January 2018
In "Three Billboards Outside Ebbing" a mother who is frustrated by a lack of progress in her daughter's murder case, puts a controversial message directed at the town's chief of police on three signs. This leads to a battle between her and Ebbing's police.
Coco (PG) 19th January 2018
"Coco" tells the story of Miguel who dreams of becoming an accomplished musician despite his family's generations-old ban on music. He finds himself in the Land of the Dead to unlock the real story behind his family history.
The Commuter (15) 19th January 2018
"The Commuter" is an insurance salesman, on his daily commute home, who is unwittingly caught up in a criminal conspiracy that carries life and death stakes, for himself and his fellow passengers.
The Post (12A) 19th January 2018
"The Post" follows the unlikely partnership between The Washington Post's publisher Katharine Graham and editor Ben Bradlee, as they race to expose a massive cover-up of government secrets that spanned three decades and four U.S. Presidents.
Downsizing 24th January 2018
"Downsizing" follows a kindly occupational therapist who undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.
12 Strong 26th January 2018
"12 Strong" tells the true story of the first U.S. troops sent into Afghanistan for an extremely dangerous mission to convince the Northern Alliance to join forces with them to fight their common adversary: the Taliban and their Al Qaeda allies.
Early Man 26th January 2018
"Early Man" is set at the dawn of time, when prehistoric creatures and woolly mammoths roamed the earth. It tells the story of Dug and his sidekick Hognob as they unite his tribe against a mighty enemy, Lord Nooth and his Bronze Age City, to save their home.
Maze Runner: The Death Cure 26th January 2018
In "The Death Cure" Thomas leads his group of escaped Gladers on a mission to break into the legendary last city, a labyrinth that may turn out to be the deadliest maze of all, on a quest to get the answers to the questions the Gladers have been asking since they first arrived in the maze.