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HUGH JACKMAN

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REMINISCENCE (2021)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Rebecca Ferguson, Thandie Newton, Daniel Wu, Angela Sarafyan, Natalie Martinez, Marina De Tavira, Cliff Curtis, Thandiwe Newton and Mojean Aria. Directed by Lisa Joy.

Nick Bannister, a private investigator of the mind, navigates the darkly alluring world of the past by helping his clients access lost memories. Living on the fringes of the sunken Miami coast, his life is forever changed when he takes on a new client, Mae. A simple matter of lost and found becomes a dangerous obsession. As Bannister fights to find the truth about Mae's disappearance, he uncovers a violent conspiracy, and must ultimately answer the question: how far would you go to hold on to the ones you love?
MISSING LINK (2019)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Zach Galifianakis, Stephen Fry, Emma Thompson, Timothy Olyphant, Matt Lucas, David Walliams, Amrita Acharia and Ching Valdes-Aran. Directed by Chris Butler.

The charismatic Sir Lionel Frost considers himself to be the world's foremost investigator of myths and monsters. The trouble is none of his small-minded high-society peers seems to recognise this. Sir Lionel's last chance for acceptance by the adventuring elite rests on traveling to America's Pacific Northwest to prove the existence of a legendary creature. A living remnant of Man's primitive ancestry. The Missing Link.

REVIEWS Missing Link - Another gorgeous stop motion marvel from Laika

THE FRONT RUNNER (2019)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Vera Farmiga, Sara Paxton, Kaitlyn Dever, Ari Graynor, J.k. Simmons, Mike Judge, Toby Huss, Kevin Pollak and Evan Castelloe. Directed by Jason Reitman.

The rise and fall of Senator Gary Hart, who captured the imagination of young voters and was considered the overwhelming front runner for the 1988 Democratic presidential nomination when his campaign was sidelined by the story of an extramarital relationship with Donna Rice. As tabloid journalism and political journalism merged for the first time, Senator Hart was forced to drop out of the race – events that left a profound and lasting impact on American politics and the world stage.

REVIEWS The Front Runner - A tone-deaf look at what could have been

THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (2017)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Fredric Lehne, Yahya Abdul-Mateen Ii, Paul Sparks, Diahann Carroll and Natasha Liu Bordizzo. Directed by Michael Gracey.

An original musical inspired by the life of P.T. Barnum. Barnum was a visionary who rose from nothing to create the “Greatest Show on Earth,” a spectacle and celebration of his larger-than-life imagination that captivated audiences around the globe.

REVIEWS The Greatest Showman - An aggressively awful musical experience

LOGAN (2017)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Patrick Stewart, Richard E. Grant, Boyd Holbrook, Stephen Merchant and Dafne Keen. Directed by James Mangold.

In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hide out on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are up-ended when a young mutant arrives, being pursued by dark forces.

REVIEWS Logan - Fantastically real

EDDIE THE EAGLE (2016)
Starring Taron Egerton, Hugh Jackman, Christopher Walken, Ania Sowinski, Mads Sjøgård Pettersen, Iris Berben, Jim Broadbent, Jo Hartley, Keith Allen and Dickon Tolson. Directed by Dexter Fletcher.

The inspiring exploits of Michael Edwards, better known as “Eddie the Eagle,” the most famous ski jumper in British history. The film’s portrayal of Edwards’ never-say-die approach to the sport, celebrates the human spirit and resilience in the face of extraordinary odds and challenges.

REVIEWS Eddie The Eagle - A joyous little gem of a film
Eddie the Eagle - A leap of faith

PAN (2015)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Garrett Hudlund, Rooney Mara, Levi Miller and Garrett Hedlund. Directed by Joe Wright.

Peter is a mischievous 12-year-old boy with an irrepressible rebellious streak, but in the bleak London orphanage where he has lived his whole life those qualities do not exactly fly. Then one incredible night, Peter is whisked away from the orphanage and spirited off to a fantastical world of pirates, warriors and fairies called Neverland. There, he finds amazing adventures and fights life-or-death battles while trying to uncover the secret of his mother, who left him at the orphanage so long ago, and his rightful place in this magical land. Teamed with the warrior Tiger Lily and a new friend named James Hook, Peter must defeat the ruthless pirate Blackbeard to save Neverland and discover his true destiny—to become the hero who will forever be known as Peter Pan.

REVIEWS Pan - A surprisingly enjoyable flight of fancy

CHAPPIE (2015)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Sharlto Copley, Sigourney Weaver and Dev Patel. Directed by Neill Blomkamp.

After being kidnapped by two criminals during birth, Chappie becomes the adopted son in a strange and dysfunctional family. Chappie is preternaturally gifted, one of a kind, a prodigy. He also happens to be a robot.

REVIEWS Chappie - So much wasted potential

X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST (2014)
Starring Hugh Jackman, James McAvoy, Nicholas Hoult, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence, Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Peter Dinklage, Elliot Page and Kelsey Grammer. Directed by Bryan Singer.

The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'. The beloved characters from the original 'X-Men' film trilogy join forces with their younger selves from 'X-Men: First Class', in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.

REVIEWS X-Men: Days of Future Past

PRISONERS (2013)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Viola Davis, Maria Bello, Terrence Howard, Melissa Leo and Paul Dano. Directed by Denis Villeneuve.

A Boston man kidnaps the person he suspects is behind the disappearance of his young daughter and her best friend.
MOVIE 43 (2013)
Starring Emma Stone, Chloe Grace Moretz, Gerard Butler, Elizabeth Banks, Kate Winslet, Naomi Watts, Hugh Jackman, Sean William Scott, Anna Faris and Justin Long.

An ensemble comedy intertwining different tales.

REVIEWS Movie 43 - There's nothing else quite like it

THE SON
Starring Hugh Jackman, Laura Dern and Vanessa Kirby. Directed by Florian Zeller.

Peter's his busy life with new partner Emma and their baby is thrown into disarray when his ex-wife Kate (Dern) turns up with their teenage son, Nicholas. The young man is troubled, distant and angry, playing truant from school for months. Peter strives to be a better father, searching to help his son with those intimate and instinctive moments of family happiness. But the weight of Nicholas’ condition sets the family on a dangerous course.
THAT SUGAR FILM
Starring Damon Gameau, Brenton Thwaites, Isabel Lucas, Jessica Marais, Stephen Fry and Hugh Jackman. Directed by Damon Gameau.

'That Sugar Film' is one man’s journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as ‘healthy’. Through this entertaining and informative journey, Damon highlights some of the issues that plague the sugar industry, and where sugar lurks on supermarket shelves. THAT SUGAR FILM will forever change the way you think about ‘healthy’ food.

REVIEWS That Sugar Film - The sweet and sour of sugar

SIX YEARS
Starring Hugh Jackman.
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THE GREATEST SHOWMAN (2017)
Starring Hugh Jackman, Michelle Williams, Zac Efron, Zendaya, Rebecca Ferguson, Fredric Lehne, Yahya Abdul-Mateen Ii, Paul Sparks, Diahann Carroll and Natasha Liu Bordizzo. Directed by Michael Gracey.

An original musical inspired by the life of P.T. Barnum. Barnum was a visionary who rose from nothing to create the “Greatest Show on Earth,” a spectacle and celebration of his larger-than-life imagination that captivated audiences around the globe.

REVIEWS The Greatest Showman - An aggressively awful musical experience

THE WOLVERINE 3D (2013)
Starring Hugh Jackman - Logan/wolverine and Will Yun Lee - Silver Samurai. Directed by James Mangold.

'The Wolverine' finds Logan, the eternal warrior and outsider, in Japan. There, samurai steel will clash with adamantium claw as Logan confronts a mysterious figure from his past in an epic battle that will leave him forever changed.

REVIEWS The Wolverine - Losing steam the sixth time round

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