NOW SHOWING: The Week in Movies
20 April 2012 |
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"Mr Entertainment" Geraint Jones previews some of the week's hottest new releases...
GUY Pearce and Maggie Grace star in action-packed sci-fi thriller Lockout, which follows the fortunes of convicts in a space prison.
A riot breaks out during a visit from the US president’s daughter (Grace) and the inmates take control of the jail.
The government needs rescue her from the marauding thugs, and wrongly-convicted agent Snow (Pearce) sees the mission as his ticket to freedom.
EWAN McGregor and Emily Blunt star in Lasse Hallström's romantic comedy Salmon fishing in the Yemen (12A).
Fred Jones (McGregor) stars as a fisheries expert who is sent by the UK Government to introduce salmon fishing to the desert country of Yemen.
Blunt plays a representive of a wealthy sheik, who persuades the government to back the scheme, which they believe will distract the public from problems elsewhere.
ALSO SHOWING - The Divide (18), Marley (15), Gone (15).
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